Basic labor to replace receptacle with favorable site conditions. Start with a popular templates below or build your own (free; Account sign up required): For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 6 receptacles, the cost to Replace a Receptacle starts at .72 - .85 per receptacle. Change cost factors, combine homewyse items and add items you create - in a resuable pricing app customized to your business.This means if you must replace a faulty two prong receptacle, you aren’t breaking any codes if you choose not to upgrade.
Connect, secure, power and verify proper polarity and operation of new receptacle. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, size options. Set Project Zip Code Enter the Zip Code for the location where labor is hired and materials purchased.2.
You can take advantage of this to ground the receptacle without rewiring.
First, test for a grounded box with a circuit tester.
Specify Project Size and Options Enter the number of "items" required for the project.3. Unlike sites which blend pricing from dissimilar jobs, Homewyse estimates are based on the Unit Cost method.
This method uses job specific detail for superior pricing accuracy and transparency - and has become an industry standard through publications and guidance of leading trade associations, including: PHCCA, the NKBA, the NECA, the AIA, and the ASPE.
Do you have any old two prong outlets in your home?
These have only two wires running through them: a hot wire and a neutral wire.
You now know an electrician can inexpensively ground the receptacle without rewiring it.