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By Dave Rongey - Summary:

I looked at a house today that I was interested in buying. The breaker box was stolen and wires cut off 3 foot from the floor..

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Question: I looked at a house today that I was interested in buying. The breaker box was stolen and wires cut off 3 foot from the floor. Can this be repaired by using junction boxes, or does every wire in the house have to be totally reinstalled. I would like for the home to be up to the current electrical codes.

This electrical question came from: Drew, from Byron, Georgia

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Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Drew

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