Why would you consider to rewire your home or property?
There are many problems that will need to be considered if you do go ahead and have your home or property rewired including:
To avoid living with these problems the best situation is for the property to be vacant, which is why it is advisable to rewire your property before you move in. It is also easier for your electrical contractor to work in a vacant property, so you could negotiate for a reduced price.
At other times the tenant or occupier will arrange to move out for the period of the rewire, although if rented property is utilised then this will add to the final cost of the project.
If you can trust your electrical contractors and your do not need to be around while the work is being completed, then you could always consider going on holiday for the expected period, although this has its own problems including;
Once you have decided to re-wire or modify your electrical installation you need to consider over a good design for the project.
It is always inconvenient, and more expensive to add items after the rewire is nearly or fully completed, both from the electrical and renovation point of view.
Things to consider in designing of your new electrical system: