Create Home Rewiring Plan: Rewire an Old House Easily and Properly

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An electrical rewire is one of the most disruptive jobs that can be applied to a house. This tutorial will show you how to create home rewiring plan for rewiring an old house properly.

There may be one or several reasons drive you to rewire your house such as your outdated wiring can not meet your present needs, etc. Whatever the reason, you need to create a home rewire plan to get the most from your retrofitted electrical system.

Five Steps to Create A Home Rewiring Plan

To rewire an old house properly, Edraw easy-to-use Home Rewiring Plan Software with pre-made symbols and templates would help you a lot to create a home rewiring plan before making a choice to carry out a rewiring to your property.

Step One: open a blank home rewiring plan drawing page

Go to File menu > New > Floor Plan, choose Electrical and Telecom Plan in the Templates window.

Open home rewiring plan drawing page

Step Two: drag and drop appliances.

Drag and drop symbols on the left canvas. If you need other symbols, click the Library button to open more symbol libraries.

Step Three: connecting the symbols

You can either use the curved connector button from the toolbar, or use a wire symbol in the Electrical and Telecom library.

Connecting Appliances

After that, a home rewiring plan has been completed

Home reiring plan

Step Four: save and export

Click Save on File tab to save as the default format .eddx. Choose Save as on File tab to save as other formats. You can choose to save in local files or save in your Cloud.

save as

Hit Export & Send under File to export the rewiring plan as images, ppt , web documents and so on.

Export floor plan

Step Five: print completed home rewiring plan

Click File tab; choose Print and then the print setting and preview window shows. You can choose which pages and how many copies to print here.

If the drawing page is larger than the print paper, the drawing will be printed on more than 1 paper. To print it on only 1 paper, click More Print Setup... and then choose Fit to.

Print Floor Plan

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