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: Rewire house Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Semi detached How many bedrooms does the property have: 3-4 Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole property rewired: Y...
2 Project: Requiring of 3 bedroom semi detached chalet house Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Semi detached How many bedrooms does the property have: 3-4 Bedrooms Are you looking ...
3 Project: 3 bed house rewire
4 Project: House rewiring
5 Project: Full rewire and consumer unit
6 Project: Complete house rewire
7 Project: Full rewire of 3 bed detached house Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Detached How many bedrooms does the property have: 3-4 Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole p...
8 Project: Lighting circuit through 3 bedroom house
9 Project: Full rewrite down lighters in kitchen and bathroom old house
10 Project: Reword a three bedroomed semi detached house
11 Project: Full rewire 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 the whole property rewired: Yes How ...
12 Project: Rewire house Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Semi detached How many bedrooms does the property have: 5+ Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole property rewired: Ye...
13 Project: To rewire 1 lounge ceiling light into two
14 Project: Rewiring 3 bedroom house Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Semi detached How many bedrooms does the property have: 3-4 Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole propert...
15 Project: The whole house needs rewiring 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 propert...
16 Project: Completely rewired house
17 Project: Bedroom and landing Are you the property owner: Tenant (with permission) Property Type: Semi detached How many bedrooms does the property have: 3-4 Bedrooms Are you looking to have the whole property...
18 Project: Rewire 3 bedroom house
19 Project: Rewiring a semi detached house. Three bedrooms plus living room, bathroom, hall and changing fuse box. Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Semi detached How many bedrooms ...
20 Project: 5 bed house rewire

Reviews of electrical re-wiring companies

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
PrimElectrics
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awaiting visit
By Miss Fiona C.
LOCAL HEROES
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The team were polite and did a very good job

Electrical rewiring activity in August 2019

Electrical rewiring Projects in the UK in August 2019

July 2019 June / July
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 August

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.
By - Norma B.
You found me what wanted quickly
By Mr Roy C.
Very professional service
By Mr Andrew J.
it was so quick and easy

About UK

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.