Cost to Repair Aluminum Wiring

Updated: December 2016

Aluminum Wiring Repair Cost CalculatorZip Code
Wirings
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Aluminum Wiring Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to repair aluminum wiring with favorable site conditions. Disconnect and remove existing Al wiring. Route, secure and connect new NM-B wiring runs with to up to 3 receptacles from breaker / service box. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
1 wiring$0.00$0.00
Aluminum Wiring Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to repair aluminum wiring including: connectors, fittings and mounting hardware.
1 wiring$0.00$0.00
Option: Add AFCI circuit protection
Shutoff power to circuit. Remove existing circuit breaker. Add new 15A or 20A Arc Fault Circuit Interrupt breaker. Repower and verify proper operation. For existing systems with compatible AFCI breaker option only.
1 wiring$0.00$0.00
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
   
Totals - Cost To Repair Aluminum Wiring   
Average Cost per Wiring  

Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Repair Aluminum Wiring! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Aluminum Wiring Repair project. For a basic 1 wiring project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Repair Aluminum Wiring ranges between $263 - $317 per wiring.

To estimate costs for your project:

1. Set Project Zip Code Enter the Zip Code for the location where labor is hired and materials purchased.

2. Specify Project Size Enter the number of "circuits" required for the project.

3. Re-calculate Click the "Update" button.


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Cost to Repair Aluminum Wiring - Notes and General Information

These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS!

These estimates are NOT substitutes for written quotes from trade professionals. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for accurate assessments of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

The cost estimate includes:

  • Costs for local material / equipment delivery to and service provider transportation to and from the job site.
  • Costs to prepare the worksite for Aluminum Wiring Repair, including costs to protect existing structure(s), finishes, materials and components.
  • Costs for job cleanup and debris removal at project completion.
  • Labor setup time, mobilization time and minimum hourly charges that are commonly included for small Aluminum Wiring Repair jobs.

The cost estimate does NOT include:

  • Costs for removing, relocating, repairing, or modifying existing framing, surfacing, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing systems - or bringing those systems into compliance with current building codes.
  • Costs for testing and remediation of hazardous materials (asbestos, lead, etc).
  • General contractor overhead and markup for organizing and supervising the Aluminum Wiring Repair. Add 15% to 23% to the total cost above if a general contractor will supervise this project.
  • Sales tax on materials and supplies.
  • Permit or inspection fees (or portion thereof) required by your local building department for your overall project.

Cost to Repair Aluminum Wiring - References

Aluminum Wiring Repair - Average Cost Per Wiring

Expect to pay in the higher end of the price range for a licensed, insured and reputable pro - and for complex or rush projects.

To lower Aluminum Wiring Repair costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.


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