Rewiring a house involves removing as much of the old wire as possible and installing modern non-metallic wire. The non-metallic wires are safe, easy to install and doesn’t get hot when surrounded by insulation.
Keeping in mind, in order to preserve an older house, electricians might use fish wires through walls, using rods and a thin metal line called fish tape. This includes just a small cut and patch, but preserves plaster walls while adding the facilities of modern non-metallic wiring.
Below are some of the average costs for an electrician to do installation different types of houses:
One bedroom – costs from $100.
Two bedroom – costs from around $150 to $200.
Three bedroom – costs are between $200 and $250.
Four bedroom – costs are between $250 and $300.
Five bedroom house and larger – costs start from $300 and will go higher depend on the size of the house.