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Topic Title: Pricing
Topic Summary: Cost of install
Created On: 07 January 2014 05:36 PM
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 07 January 2014 05:36 PM
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A Email from OLCI trying to get me to study to become a Electrician
£4,000 for a 10-15 days job to rewire a four-bedroom detached house.
£2,500 for a 5-8 days job to rewire a two-bedroom terraced house.
£300 for a ½ - 1 day job to supply and fit an electric shower.
£120 for a 2-4 hours job to supply and fit two extra double sockets in a lounge.
£50 for a ½ - 1 hour job to replace a standard light switch with a dimmer switch.

Do you lot make that MUCH or is that London Prices only
 08 January 2014 08:21 AM
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You'd be better off posting this in the "Wiring and the regulations" forum, which is full of electricians.

S P Barker BSc PhD MIET
 08 January 2014 12:15 PM
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Who is OLCI?
All they are doing is dangling a carrot to entice you to spend your money with them.

All of the prices are too little for where i am in essex and miles too cheap for central london. You have to remember that you have to pay for materials/ other staff/ tax/ liability insurance/ van and fuel and insurance/ disposal of rubbish/ NIC etc fees/ accountants fees/ national insurance/ corporation tax etc out of all that, its not straight in your pocket.

Lack of planning on your part doesn't make it an emergency on mine....

Every man has to know his limitations- Dirty Harry
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