Albright Electric has completed a great many home re-wiring projects over the years. We are proud to say that we are one of only a few electrical service companies that has the experience and skill needed to completely re-wire your old Knob & Tube wiring and bring your home up to code WITHOUT causing any damage to the walls or ceilings.
Knob & Tube wiring was common in homes built from the 1880's to the 1940's and Albright Electric has completely re-wired hundreds of homes through the years. Knob & Tube wiring is not suitable for the demands of a typical home today, it also does not include a separate wire for grounding which is designed to prevent electric shocks. In many cases, insurers are not willing to provide or renew coverage in older homes that have Knob & Tube and often require complete rewiring of the home.
Some of the benefits to replacing Knob & Tube with new wiring, these include