The most common issues in your electric system that may require electrical repair Colchester are damage outlets, GFCIs, switches, replacing old wirings and control panels. Licensed electricians generally charge between $50 to $100 per hour depending on their experience and the difficulty of the task. If you are living in an old home with outdated electrical wiring system, you may need rewiring. It is important to replace and upgrade your electrical system because modern appliances require an enormous amount of electricity that your old wiring may not be able to handle. If you want to replace your old electrical system, it can cost approximately $800 to $1000 to upgrade to 100 amps. If you are living in a big house, you may need to shift to 200 amps, and that can cost you additional $500 to $1000 depending on the amount of wire needed and your location. This number already includes new meter, disconnect, piping, wiring, electrical panel and weather head.
Estimated final cost for electrical repair
|Electrical Receptacle Cost||1 Receptacle||$10.21|
|Electrical Receptacle Labor||2 Hours||$92.60|
|Electrical Receptacle Job Materials and Supplies||1 Receptacle||$21.16|
|Totals - Cost to Replace Electrical Receptacles - 1 Receptacle||$123.97|
|Average Cost Per Receptacle||$123.97|