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Knob and tube wiring – why should I remove it?

This is the first type of household wiring that was installed from about 1880s to the 1930s.

There is no ground conductor in it. There are two wires per circuit. First very important point: IF you have it, you do not have to remove old knob and tube wiring as long as:

Reasons why to replace it with a latest solution:

IF you want to use three prong receptacle on your Knob and Tube wiring there are two ways; add up bonding conductor or install GFCI receptacle. I also have to mention at this point that your surge protection bar for your electronic devices like computer, entertainment equipment will not work, because it needs ground as a reference. GFCI does not provide it.

What can I do?

Contact us we are specialists in such works. Sometimes the installation seems to be hard to put in but due to our 40 years experience in electric works in Canada.

We know what we do.You will be sleeping well and safety knowing that your household wiring is not a danger anymore for your family and your kids are safe when using devices at home.

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