Cost to Remodel an Electrical Box

Updated: August 2017

Electrical Box Remodeling CalculatorZip Code
Item detailsQtyLow  High
Electrical Box Cost 
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 20 space 100 A main breaker load center. BR type circuit breakers. Indoor, flush mounted. 10 yr warranty.
1 box$375.36$461.40
Electrical Box Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to remodel electrical box with favorable site conditions. Remove existing breakers, circuit connections and panel. Mount new panel. Connect up to 20 circuits and install breakers. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
1 box$375.36$461.40
Electrical Box Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to remodel electrical box including: connectors, fittings, junction boxes and fasteners.
1 box$375.36$461.40
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
Totals - Cost To Remodel Electrical Box   
Average Cost per Box  

For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 box, the cost to Remodel an Electrical Box starts at $1,203 - $1,462 per box. Because job specific configurations and options will result in significantly different costs, homewyse uses industry-standard algorithms and professionally screened cost data to create estimates customized to the specific options of YOUR electrical box remodeling project. Unlike websites with vendor aggregated costs - which lack details for comparison and verification - homewyse delivers greater accuracy and relevancy, for estimates of cost, material and time to remodel an electrical box.

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Cost to Remodel an Electrical Box - 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 Electrical Box Remodeling, 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 Electrical Box Remodeling 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 Electrical Box Remodeling. 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 Remodel an Electrical Box - Unit Price References

Electrical Box Remodeling - Average Cost Per Box

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 Electrical Box Remodeling costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.

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