How much will it cost to have my portable generator wired into my box?

Got a generator big enough to run my whole house, but I want to have someone wire it to make it easier. What do u guys think for the total price tag?

Asked By: Ry - 2/10/2010
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A manual transfer panel should cost about $500 in parts and about $200 to install. The job is relatively straightforward for someone knowledgeable, but clearly not recommended as a do-it-yourself project. Read through my home generator page for more information.
Answered By: Warren914 - 2/13/2010
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no more than 1200, that is what it costs to upgrade your electric service where they take out your old pannel and replace it with a new one.
Answered By: Chris - 2/10/2010
there is about 500.00$ cost for parts involved when it is done right and to code you will need a transfer switch not cheep all costs are geared towards luxury installs this is not your every day res.install any thing above 500.$ is labor i would think 400.00$ to upwards 800.00$ total----900.00$ to1300.00$ any way it... More
Answered By: kippy - 2/10/2010
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