Wiring & Rewiring in
Electrical Wiring Services in Kansas City & Surrounding Areas
When installing, repairing, or replacing electrical wiring in a home or business, Bickimer Electric is the team to trust for quality results. Whether you're building a new property, renovating, or addressing outdated wiring, our services ensure top-notch craftsmanship. We're equipped to handle a variety of projects, including residential and commercial wiring needs. Count on us for timely and reliable services that prioritize your safety and peace of mind.
When Should I Consider Rewiring My Home?
A home's electrical wiring is a critical component that ensures the safety and functionality of the living space. While wiring issues may not always be apparent, there are key indicators that it's time to consider a rewiring project.
Here are some signs to pay attention to:
- Age of the wiring – If a home is over 40 years old and still has its original wiring, it's advisable to consider rewiring. Older wiring systems may not meet safety standards and pose a fire risk.
- Frequent electrical issues – Persistent problems like tripping circuit breakers, flickering lights, or frequently blown fuses indicate underlying wiring issues that require professional attention.
- Use of outdated materials – Homes with aluminum or knob-and-tube wiring may benefit from a rewiring upgrade, as these materials are considered outdated and may not meet current safety codes.
- Addition of new appliances or technology – If adding new appliances, technology, or expanding the living space, an electrical system may need an upgrade to handle the increased demand.
- Burning smells or scorch marks – Any unusual smells or discoloration around outlets, switches, or electrical panels could indicate overheating or faulty wiring, necessitating immediate attention.
- Presence of cloth-insulated wiring – Homes with wiring insulated with cloth or rubber materials are more likely to experience deterioration over time, posing safety risks.
- Upcoming renovations – If planning significant renovations, it's an opportune time to assess the condition of the wiring and consider an upgrade to ensure it aligns with the updated needs of the home.
- In Need of a Service?
- Looking for a Professional?
- Tired of Doing-it Yourself?
Bickimer Electric is here to help you with all these issues and so much more before they become a major issue.
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Can I Add New Outlets or Switches During a Rewiring Project?
Adding new outlets or switches is a common and feasible aspect of a rewiring project. During a rewiring endeavor, our skilled electricians assess the electrical needs of the home or business. If additional outlets or switches are required in specific areas, we can strategically incorporate these changes to enhance functionality and convenience. The process involves careful planning to ensure the new outlets or switches seamlessly integrate with the updated electrical system. Our professionals will consider load capacity, circuit distribution, and safety standards to guarantee a reliable and compliant installation.
Our expert electricians are here to redefine your home's electrical landscape. Call (913) 399-1790 now to book an appointment for wiring and rewiring in Overland Park.