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Aluminum Wiring Replacement

Aluminum wiring replacement is the process of replacing the aluminum wiring in your home with copper wiring. Most homes built between 1960-1975 were wired with aluminum wiring. While aluminum wiring in a house is not inherently dangerous, it can pose a fire hazard if not properly installed or maintained. If you have aluminum wiring in your home, it's important to have it inspected by a qualified electrician to ensure that it's safe. If it is determined that the aluminum wiring needs to be replaced, then aluminum wiring replacement services are strongly suggested.

The aluminum wiring replacement process is fairly complex and can take a few days to complete. However, it's important to note that this is a major electrical project that should only be attempted by a qualified professional. Kilgore Electric has been a trusted aluminum wiring replacement service provider for thousands of projects both residential and commercial. Don’t take shortcuts or risks when it comes to the aluminum wiring in a house or business. Every single outlet, switch, fixture, appliance and machine uses the wires in your house or building to utilize electricity. Make sure your wiring is up to code, and in safe working order.

Aluminum Wiring Replacement Cost

During your aluminum wiring replacement service, Kilgore will locate all of your outlets and switches as well as your electrical panel. We will then remove all of the aluminum wiring throughout the entire house or commercial building. Copper wiring is then installed and reconnected to each outlet, switch and panel. This is a very sensitive project, and should only be done by a trusted professional. The aluminum wiring replacement cost depends on several factors.

The size and scope of your wire replacement project will greatly affect the aluminum wiring replacement cost. While the upfront expense of replacing wiring that can’t even be seen may seem unnecessary, it could save you from losing thousands to hundreds of thousands of dollars. In the case of a fire, malfunction or worse, your hidden aluminum wires can create a real life nightmare. Old, damaged, or faulty aluminum wiring can cause property damage and personal injury. For a detailed quote and aluminum wiring replacement cost estimate, call our team of experts today.