Rewiring Home Electrical Circuit Wiring


By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How to Install Electrical Wiring and Junction Boxes: Junction Boxes for Home the Home Rewiring Process,

Guide to Rewiring a Home

Electrical Question: In an accessible attic space I would like to do some rewiring and replace the old 2 wire ungrounded circuit wiring with new Romex 2 wires with a ground.

This electrical wiring question came from: Chris, a Homeowner from North Bay, Ontario , Canada.

Additional Comments: Very Informative!

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Chris.

How to Install Electrical Wiring and Junction Boxes

Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced, Best performed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor.
Electrical Tools Required: Electricians Pouch of Hand Tools for Rough-In Wiring, Electric Drill and Auger Bits,  Extension Cords, and Ladders.
Construction Safety: All personal safety measures must be taken when performing remodel projects where you may come into contact with hazardous materials and environmental contaminants  such as fiberglass insulation, vermiculite and asbestos, molds or mildew, as well as dust.
Estimated Time: Depends on the extent of the project, the type of wall coverings and structural construction and available access to the project area.
Precaution: Any existing wiring in the immediate area that may interfere with the installation should be identified and turned OFF and Tagged.
Notice: Installing additional electrical wiring or upgrading existing electrical circuits and wiring should always be done according to local and national electrical codes with a permit and be inspected.

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