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Is a homeowner allowed to install their own electrical wiring?

Yes, always
26%
In most cases
13%
In some cases
34%
No, never
23%
Not sure
2%
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Question: Is a homeowner allowed to install their own electrical wiring?
Top Answer (34% of 38 votes): In some cases.

Answer: In some cases
Explanation: Depending on the authority having jurisdiction
LVC Electric inc
Answer: In some cases
Explanation: If your State allows it
Roche Electric & Consulting
Answer: In some cases
Explanation: Depends on what the local authorities allow. It's always best to call the local permitting office to get the official answer.
Aegis Electric LLC
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Answer: In some cases
Explanation: Although most municipalities require a licensed electrician to obtain permits and complete the work, there are still some out there that will allow a homeowner to complete. Unless you have experience in electrical, I would highly recommend against this.
Construct Boss
Answer: In some cases
Explanation: A home owner can take a permit out and do the work them self's. Hopefully they will know what they are doing
D B Electric
Answer: In some cases
Explanation: If they are a licensed electrician
My Electrician
ProMatcher
Answer: No, never
Explanation: No
Gacem Electric
Answer: Yes, always
Explanation: Homeowner can do any electrical to there own house
Kristoff Electric
Answer: In some cases
Explanation: Check your municipality
Advanced Electrical and Energy
ProMatcher
Answer: Yes, always
Explanation: electrical can be performed by home owners.
Advanced Home Automation
Answer: Yes, always
Explanation: yes as long as they pull a permit and it gets inspected, they have the right to do their own work in their own house.
DiBiagio Electrical Construction llc
Answer: In most cases
Explanation: home owner can get there own permit too
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