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The items below are for guidance only. All installations have so many variables, individually tailored estimates are advised.
Consumer unit upgrade
For smaller jobs, hourly rates will apply. For the first hour, or part hour, the cost will be £45. For subsequent hours, the rate will be £40 per hour or part thereof.
A call out fee isn't usually charged, with the exception of a job that I attend where I haven't had at least 24 hours notice of cancellation In this case a £45 charge will apply.
Out of hours callouts:
Sometimes emergency situations can arise, where power needs to be restored or cut quickly. For evening (after 7pm) and weekend callouts, my initial charge which covers up to the first hour of work, will be £120, with subsequent work charged at £60 per hour.
For a full rewire, a free quotation will be offered and that quote will depend on the size of property, specification of the installation and various factors including whether the property is occupied during the installation. Typical quotations will be around £4500-£6000 for a three bedroom terraced house.
Consumer unit upgrades will depend on the size of the installation, number of circuits. I install only boards with RCBO breakers, so that all circuits are entirely separated from each other, thus limiting issues with one circuit tripping an RCD causing the loss of power on several other circuits. I also install Surge protective devices as per the wiring regulations,
This does increase the price of a board change, but means that you will have the most appropriate installation for your needs. Typical quotations will be between £550 and £700.