Cost to Remodel an Electrical Box

July 2022

Electrical Box Remodeling CalculatorZip Code
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Electrical Box Cost 
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 100A primary electrical load center. 20 slot BR type circuit breakers. UL and CSA rated. 10 yr warranty.
1 box$471.80$579.95
Electrical Box Remodeling Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to remodel electrical box with favorable site conditions. Turn off power. Remove existing breakers, circuit connections and panel. Mount new panel. Connect up to 20 circuits and install breakers. Power and test. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
1 box$471.80$579.95
Electrical Box Remodeling Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to remodel electrical box including: connectors, fittings, junction boxes and fasteners.
1 box$471.80$579.95
 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  
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 box, the cost to Remodel an Electrical Box starts at $1,542 - $1,875 per box. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, and options.

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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.
  • 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 13% to 22% 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.

References - Electrical Box Remodeling

Electrical Box Remodeling Budget Management

Electrical Box Remodeling Cost Infographic - critical areas of budget risk and savings

This infographic highlights decisions and site issues that can cause large cost variances in the typical Electrical Box Remodeling budget.


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