Knob and Tube Wiring Was the Standard Between 1880 and 1930
Knob and tube wiring was a common electrical wiring method used from the 1880s to the 1930s. Though it was good enough for those times, the system is very unsuitable for present-day homes that use a lot more power on a daily basis.
The significant ways in which knob and tube wiring is different from modern wiring systems are that it:
- Does not have a ground wire
- Has rubber insulation
- Uses only a 60-amp service
Reinhart Electric offers knob and tube wiring replacement services in Hobart, WA for all the homeowners who want to do away with this outdated electrical wiring.
Why Replace Knob and Tube Electrical Wiring in Hobart Homes?
There may be several historic and old homes continuing with the use of knob and tube wiring. Make sure that your home is not one of these. You simply cannot overlook the knob and tube wiring dangers that your Hobart home and your family members are exposed to at all times.
This old wiring technology increases the risks of electrical shocks and electrical fires in your home. Other valid reasons for replacing knob and tube wiring include it has likely degraded with aging, creating problems in getting home insurance and also affects the home’s resale value.
In fact, it is not advisable to even have a combination of knob and tube and modern electrical wiring. Lose not time in calling us for knob and tube wiring replacement services in Hobart if you want your home to be:
- Well-equipped to meet your power needs
- Safe from avoidable electrical hazards
- Up to the latest local electrical codes
Why Call Us for Knob and Tube Wiring Replacement in Hobart?
Have you decided you need knob and tube wiring replacement in your Hobart home but are confused about who to hire for the job?
We are here to make the decision easy for you! As a highly reputable electrical contractor that has served the community since 1952, we are the perfect choice for replacing the out-of-date wiring in your home.
Choosing us for knob and tube wiring replacement services in Hobart assures you of all the peace of mind that comes from working with an electrical company that is:
- Family owned and operated
- Licensed and bonded
- Staffed by very capable and reliable technicians
Hire Reinhart Electric for knob and tube wiring replacement in your Hobart home. Call (253) 218-4588.