Knob and Tube Wiring Was the Standard Between 1880 and 1930
Knob and tube wiring is commonly found in houses built before 1930. This type of wiring has rubber insulation, which tends to get brittle and break down over time. That is why it is essential to get a knob and tube wiring replacement done in your West Seattle, WA home.
If your house has this type of wiring installed, the electricians at Reinhart Electric can help you with knob and tube wiring replacement in West Seattle. If you are unsure whether or not your home has knob and tube wiring installed, our electricians will perform an inspection of your house to find out.
Our key features:
- Licensed and bonded electricians
- Latest electrical equipment and knowledge
- The job is done right, the first time
Why Replace Knob and Tube Electrical Wiring in West Seattle Homes?
Knob and tube wiring is considered dangerous by many homeowner’s insurance companies as well as electrical contractors because it lacks a ground wire. Homeowner’s insurance companies will often require that you get a knob and tube wiring replacement for your West Seattle home before they approve your insurance. This type of wiring not only limits insurance options, it is also at risk of:
- Short circuits
To eliminate knob and tube wiring dangers from your West Seattle home, it is essential to get it replaced in a timely and professional manner.
Why Call Us for Knob and Tube Wiring Replacement in West Seattle?
As already said, knob & tube wiring is very common among homes built between 1880 and 1930. If your house was built during this time, it is highly likely you have this type of wiring installed. Are you wondering, “How do I replace knob and tube wiring in my house?” We always recommend that this work should only be performed by licensed, experienced electricians.
The best way to find out if your house has knob and tube wiring is to call our electricians for a thorough assessment of your home. After the assessment, our experienced electricians will provide you with knob and tube wiring replacement options for your West Seattle home.
Here are the reasons to hire us for replacing knob and tube wiring in your home:
- Fast response
- Guaranteed service
- Little disruption to your home
If you have any questions or if you would like to schedule a knob and tube wiring replacement service for your West Seattle home, call Reinhart Electric at (206) 602-2202.