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ABC Electrical Contractors are experts in home rewiring and new wiring requirements. Our team can design and install efficient and safe electrical rewiring or new wiring, tailored to your home’s unique requirements.

Signs of wiring issues

To Rewire Your Home or Not

Not all wiring issues need rewiring. The team at ABC Electrical Contracting employ various troubleshooting techniques to assess whether rewiring is necessary. Below are few of the common steps taken during our evaluation:

Visual Inspection

Visible components of the electrical system are examined, including outlets, switches, and the electrical panel, looking for signs of wear, damage, or outdated components.

Testing Outlets and Switches

With specialized tools, our electricians test outlets and switches to ensure proper functionality. Malfunctions, such as inconsistent power supply or sparking, may indicate wiring issues.

Circuit Testing

Electricians check circuits for overloading by testing the amperage and voltage levels. Overloaded circuits can lead to safety hazards and may necessitate rewiring.

Voltage Drop Testing

A voltage drop test helps identify areas with inadequate electrical conductivity. Significant voltage drops may indicate deteriorating wiring that requires attention.

Insulation Resistance Testing

This test assesses the condition of insulation around wires. Low insulation resistance may point to aging or damaged wiring, prompting the need for rewiring.

Fault Finding

Fault-finding techniques are utilized to identify and rectify issues such as short circuits, which can be indicative of underlying wiring problems.

Electrical Panel Inspection

Examining the electrical panel is crucial. Burn marks, buzzing sounds, or a panel that feels excessively warm can suggest issues with the wiring that may require rewiring.

Ground Fault Testing

Identifying ground faults is essential for safety. If ground faults are recurrent, it may signal problems within the wiring that demand attention.

Load Analysis

Electricians conduct load analysis to determine if the existing wiring can support the electrical demand. If the load exceeds the capacity, rewiring may be recommended.

Reviewing Electrical History

A review of the property’s electrical history helps us understand past issues or modifications. Recurring problems may suggest the need for comprehensive rewiring. This includes consultation with the property owners.

Electrical Rewiring Services

Our range of rewiring services includes.

Electrical Wiring Design

Our experts design and install efficient and safe electrical wiring systems tailored to your home's unique requirements.

House Rewiring

Upgrade your home's electrical wiring to modern standards, enhancing safety and efficiency. Save power, save money.

New Home and Renovation Wiring

Whether you are building a new home or renovating an existing one, our team ensures that your electrical system meets the latest safety codes and standards.

Wiring for New Appliances

Ensure seamless integration of new appliances with our professional wiring services.

Electrical Rewiring Services

Our range of rewiring services includes.

Electrical Wiring Design

Our experts design and install efficient and safe electrical wiring systems tailored to your home's unique requirements.

House Rewiring

Upgrade your home's electrical wiring to modern standards, enhancing safety and efficiency. Save power, save money.

New Home and Renovation Wiring

Whether you are building a new home or renovating an existing one, our team ensures that your electrical system meets the latest safety codes and standards.

Wiring for New Appliances

Ensure seamless integration of new appliances with our professional wiring services.

Designing House Wiring/ Rewiring

Designing home wiring involves a careful consideration of electrical safety, efficiency, and functionality. We design based on various factors, including:

Load Calculation

Determining the electrical load requirements of each room and area in the house, considering lighting, appliances, and electronics. Load calculations are done to ensure that the wiring can handle the expected demand, preventing overloading and potential hazards.

Circuit Planning

Circuits are organised based on the electrical load and function. Load is distributed evenly adhering to electrical codes.

Outlets and Switch Placements

These are designed based on client requirements, convenience, functionality, practical use of space and the building codes.

Grounding and Bonding

Implement proper grounding and bonding to enhance electrical safety.

GFCI and AFCI Protection

 Incorporate Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCIs) in areas prone to moisture (kitchens, bathrooms, outdoor spaces) and Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCIs) to detect and mitigate the risk of electrical fires due to arcing.

Cable and Wiring Selection

Choosing appropriate wiring types and sizes based on the anticipated load and circuit requirements, as well as energy-efficient considerations.

Future Expansion Considerations

Designing the system with future needs in mind, including extra circuits or conduit for potential upgrades or additions. This can also include integration of smart home devices and other technological advancements.

Benefits of Rewiring

Enhanced Safety

Reduce the risk of electrical fires and ensure the safety of your home and family.

Improved Efficiency

Upgrade to modern wiring standards for a more efficient and reliable electrical system. Old wiring can cause energy loss through inefficient pathways, and an electrical rewiring result in paying less on your electricity bill.

Increased Home Value

Up-to-date electrical systems contribute to the overall value of your property.

Adaptability to Technology

Accommodate the growing number of electronic devices and appliances with a robust electrical infrastructure.

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Benefits of Rewiring

Enhanced Safety

Reduce the risk of electrical fires and ensure the safety of your home and family.

Improved Efficiency

Upgrade to modern wiring standards for a more efficient and reliable electrical system. Old wiring can cause energy loss through inefficient pathways, and an electrical rewiring result in paying less on your electricity bill.

Increased Home Value

Up-to-date electrical systems contribute to the overall value of your property.

Adaptability to Technology

Accommodate the growing number of electronic devices and appliances with a robust electrical infrastructure.

Frequently asked questions

How often should I consider rewiring my house?
It is recommended to have a professional inspection every 10-15 years. However, if you experience any signs of wiring issues, it’s advisable to seek our services promptly.
What is the cost of rewiring a house?
The cost varies depending on the size of your home and the extent of the rewiring required. Contact us for a quote that is right for you.
Can I rewire my house myself? 
Please don’t. Rewiring involves complex electrical work and should be done by licensed professionals to ensure safety and compliance with regulations.

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Why Choose Us


Professional

A property managers dream! Reliable and efficient, I know that my clients are always in great hands with Tasha & Aleki. My tenants have always praised them, commenting how polite and punctual they are. I cannot speak highly enough of ABC Electrical and am so happy I found them!

Nadine Stone


Professional

ABC Electrical, Aleki & Tasha are awesome to work with. Efficient, punctual, professional & great workmanship in their trade. Highly recommend engaging with ABC Electrical for all electrical needs

Haangana Vakalahi


Very professional, skilled workmanship.

Highly recommend ABC Electrical. Very professional, skilled workmanship, reliable and competitively priced.

Jade Barke


Workmanship is awesome

Workmanship was awesome and professional,easy going guy and at good rates too.

Terry Vine


Really good service especially during our national lockdown.

Really good service especially during our national lockdown. Experience and skills I highly recommend for any electrical work needed in your house or office. Thumbs up

Loma Uhila


Excellent work very neat and tidy

Installed our heat pump excellent work very neat and tidy highly recommend.

Mark Pashby


Very professional.

Very professional, clean and tidy heatpump install in my living room. We were impressed and would again reach out to them for future work.

Nabil A. Malik


Professional and knowledgeable about their work

Highly recommend ABC Electrical. Turn up when they said they would, professional and knowledgeable about their work, but best of all was the price and the time it took to fix my problem. If you need any electrical work, talk to these guys first.

Stanley Cocker


Great service.

Aleki installed my heat pump yesterday….awesome service no mess no fuss nothing a problem. what a lovely guy, thoroughly recommend. Thanks so much I’m very happy! Cheers team.

Bev Grace


Great service.

We had two heat pumps installed. Great service.

Harrison Bray


Professional, Reliable & Cost Effective.

ABC Electrical installed a heatpump, rangehood and bathroom extractor fan for me – They did a great job, were cost effective, arrived on time, sent me pictures of the job afterwards and had good communication throughout. I will use them again – highly recommended.

Terence Harpur