Knob and Tube wiring is now outdated but it was used in North America in the late 1800s to the 1930s. So, if your house was built pre-1940s or are looking at purchasing a home from that time period, it will most likely have knob and tube wiring installed.
Replacing your knob and tube wiring must be your top importance as they can have some serious consequences. Here are just a few of these consequences, electrical shock risk, serious fire hazard, limited power outlets, risk to your appliances and electronics, and higher insurance premiums.
The only solution that addresses knob and tube wiring problem is removing and rewiring the home. If you have knob and tube wiring in your home or business, and you are worried about the wellbeing of your electrical system, give us a call to schedule an assessment. Our electrical service coverage area includes St. Catharines, Niagara Falls, Welland, Port Colborne, Lincoln, Grimsby, Dunnville, and Wainfleet.