Podcast Short: Knob-and-Tube Wiring
The team discusses how to deal with this outdated type of wiring often found in older homes.
In this clip from Podcast Episode 143, the Fine Homebuilding crew responds to this question from a podcast listener:
“Is exposed knob-and-tube wiring a problem? Some people say if it’s not a problem, don’t mess with it. And some people say absolutely change it because it’s a fire higher hazard.”
Watch to hear what Patrick McCombe, Matt Millham, and Rob Wotzak have to say including:
- What knob-and-tube wiring is
- How location and insulation factor into this issue