Troubleshooting or testing an electrical issue can be very time consuming due to shorts, open splices, broken wires, hidden wiring & junction boxes in the wall or ceiling and the DIY people trying to fix Note: Most Flat rate electrician charge a service call fee plus "X" number of dollars for your first service request and a lower discounted price for the extra "add-on" work you request while they are still on the job.
Electrical outlet, GFI or switch Cost to replace a standard defective electrical switch or outlet Example: Replace 1st device 5, replace additional electrical device(s) - [email protected] Cost to Replace or update to a GFI outlet Example: Replace/update 1st device 5, replace additional device - [email protected] Light fixture (light supplied by others) Cost to replace existing simple light fixture on 8' ceiling Example: Replace 1st fixture 5, replace additional fixture - [email protected] (simple = up to 15 minutes of assembly time) Replace existing fixture in a 2 story foyer, Cost start at 0 Paddle fan (fan supplied by others) Cost to install paddle fan on existing fan rated box (8 - 10' ceiling height) Example: Mount 1st fan 0, mount additional fan [email protected] Cost to install a replacement fan rated box 0, additional fan box(s) 5 Circuit Breaker Cost to replace standard 15 - 60 amp circuit breaker Example: replace 1st circuit breaker 5, replace additional breaker(s) - [email protected] Cost to replace standard AFCI 15 - 20 amp circuit breaker Example: replace 1st breaker 0, replace additional breaker [email protected] Ground rod Cost to install & wire 8' ground rod start around 0 Bath Fan Replace 50 cfm bath fan motor, cost start at 5 Electrical service agreement Service agreements, 0 - 0 per year Electrical work remodeling costs Accurate electrical cost estimates for adding outlets, switches and lighting to existing a home is not really possible without the electrical contractor looking at the project.
He has published numbers of Technical Articles in "Electrical Mirror", "Electrical India", "Lighting India", "Industrial Electrix"(Australian Power Publications) Magazines.
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