Electrical re-wiring

Electric rewiring

Your home may need to be rewired if its electrical installation is over 25 years old, as insulation can wear out over time along with other problems which can make it unsafe.

An electrician may replace some or all of the electrical wiring in your property, and they can add or replace other items like sockets and switches at the same time.

Reasons you would need your home rewiring

From time to time, an inspection will reveal that the wiring in your home or rented property has deteriorated to such an extent that a full rewire is required. Having this work done will ensure the safety of you and your family.

Reasons a rewiring may need to take place include:

  • The installation comprises of old rubber or PVC cables that have deteriorated to such an extent that they can no longer safely carry the electrical loads imposed on them.

  • The protective devices are failing to function correctly and need replacing but the consumer unit is not capable of accommodating modern devices.

  • A significant number of serious faults have been identified on the EICR following a periodic Inspection.

  • Building works such as extensions will result in increased loading on the existing electrical installation which it is not capable of handling.

Electrical rewiring quotes

Having your home tested and rewired is a sure-fire way to reduce the chances of a fault and keep you and your family safe.

This should be carried out by a competent electrician registered with a professional body such as NAPIT, who is also Part P qualified.

If you need your electrics rewired, compare prices by completing our quick form and receiving FREE quotes from up to 4 reputable electricians in your area.





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Electrical re-wiring companies

Local Electrical re-wiring Projects

1 Project: 3 bed the full house rewiring
2 Project: Rewiring of the flat
3 Project: Statement of work summary -- fixture replacement and rewiring associated with bathroom refurbishments in newly-purchased home Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Terrace H...
4 Project: Full house rewire on a project in Grange Villa Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Terrace How many bedrooms does the property have: 1-2 Bedrooms Are you looking to have t...
5 Project: Replace old wiring and fuse box.
6 Project: Rewire all electrics
7 Project: House needs rewiring Property Type: Terrace Are you the property owner: Owner of the property How many bedrooms does the property have: 3-4 Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole property rewired...
8 Project: 1960s bungerlow rewiring Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Semi detached How many bedrooms does the property have: 1-2 Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole propert...
9 Project: I have a shower that keeps tripping the electrics out. I would like the downstairs shower room rewired and a new shower installed. Remove old heater/light and replace with new lighting. Are you the pr...
10 Project: Wiring in the house
11 Project: I would to rewire my entire property. Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Terrace How many bedrooms does the property have: 3-4 Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole...
12 Project: Recive the salary
13 Project: Bathroom extractor fan has expired - Potentially issue with pcb. It's a Manrose fan, small, unsure of model, but needs replacing.
14 Project: A rewire on a to bed house
15 Project: Enquirer: Other General information: fuses tripping following smart meter install Project type: Full or
16 Project: Rewire my house
17 Project: Hello Bob, I was not sure how to contact you via E-mail, but I am trying to organise a trip to Cyprus in September, to meet up with Richard Abell. Don Brannan, Paul Jennings, and possibly Wally Brook...
18 Project: First floor 2 bed flat needs rewiring Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Other How many bedrooms does the property have: 1-2 Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole p...
19 Project: Rewired a three bedroom house
20 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Project type: Power to extension/garage

Reviews of electrical re-wiring companies

By - Kenneth M.
IJW ELECTRICAL SERVICES
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first class company easy to get on with excellent workers first class job.
By Ms Ruth G.
Hyway Cabling Ltd
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Very professional, friendly service. Would highly recommend.
By Mr Robert M.
SR Installations
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very fast and tidy job. even came back when he said he would. i would recommend him to anyone
By - Robert S.
LOCAL HEROES
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One company phoned. They were not local and had been sold that I needed a rewiring job which was not true. Nice guy but he had not been properly briefed - not his fault.
By - Carl C.
JEFF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION AND TESTING
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Excellent manners,honest knowledgeable and reasonable quote

Electrical rewiring activity in December 2019

Electrical rewiring Projects in the UK in December 2019

November 2019 October / November
Northern Ireland 170 158% <img src=
Scotland 122 91% <img src=
South East 91 0% <img src=
Yorkshire & Humber 62 24% <img src=
East Midlands 58 -34% <img src=
South West 58 45% <img src=
North East 45 4400% <img src=
Greater London 40 100% <img src=
North West 35 -60% <img src=
Western Midlands 32 88% <img src=
East Of England 18 0% <img src=
Wales 8 -90% <img src=
United Kingdom 739 18%

Source: Numbers calculated based on the search volumes in major search engines.

Latest successful electrical rewiring projects in December

By Ms Ruth G.
Very helpful site with lots of electrical contacts.
By - Carl C.
Quick search and good results
By Miss Fiona C.
You regularly kept in contact to ensure that the work was being done to a standard acceptable to me
By Mrs Jan O.
Wire loose on boiler and they came back and fixed it straight away.
By - Frances K.
Quotations has given confidence in Nicies qualified electrician.

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Energy Performance of Houses

The below data demonstrates the energy performance of properties in Uk. Energy ratings range from A to G, with A being the most energy-efficient and G being the least efficient. The Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating comes into play heavily when you want to sell your property, as prospective buyers will see how much they're probably going to be paying for their home heating expenses. Home upgrades such as insulation help you to significantly boost a home's EPC rating.