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Old 09-07-2010, 10:24 PM   #1
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hi my name is jo and my home was built maybe 1900 - 1910 i have had alot of work done to it , i now would like to have it completly rewired, it is 1425 sf can anyone maybe give me a rough estimate of what that might cost, i live in texas , thank you so much

i would like to have my whole house completly rewired the house was built about 1900- 1910 it has been rewired it seems you know with romex wire but it has probably been alot of years ago, how much do you think it might cost to take out all the old and put in new, i live in texas . i have had alot of work done to this house it is nice but the wiring does not seem safe , thank you for your help...

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The only way to get a price is to call a local electrician and a plasterer.

To many variables in an old place to even take a flying guess.

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Old 09-09-2010, 07:10 AM   #3
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Probably several thousand. An electrician bid $5000 to rewire my 100 year old house. I rewired it myself for about $200. It took 2 days.
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