To find someone to install wiring in your home, look for qualified pros’ online ratings and customer reviews. Some reviews will also include photos of work done by the electrician or installation professional. Make sure that whoever you choose can show you their license and credentials. And finish your search by contacting three to five pros for price quotes.
If you want to hire a licensed electrician to wire your house, expect to pay between $1,500 to $10,000. But to find out exactly how much you’ll pay, get free cost estimates from wiring installation professionals in your area. Your location and other factors can affect this cost, which is why it’s important to talk to pros when planning your budget.
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Houses are equipped with a network of electrical wiring that is distributed throughout the home through a series of wires terminating in outlets, switches, receptacles and appliances. These wires distribute energy that gets used around the house for various needs.