UPGRADE 100 AMP FUSE BOX TO CIRCUIT BREAKERS
2019 Cost to Replace or Upgrade an Electrical Panel | Fuse
Upgrading to a 200-Amp Service - $1,300 - $3,000. However, if your existing line can support 125, 150, or 175 amps, you can save money by changing your box to a lower amperage. While the units themselves do not vary a lot in price, you will save money on labor to both install the new model and replace the power line.
How to Change a Fuse Box to a Circuit Breaker
Mar 15, 2016Then, assuming you want to increase from a 60-amp fuse box to a 100-amp or higher breaker panel, you need to ask the utility company to increase the service. Here’s a basic rundown of how to change a fuse box to a circuit breaker: 1. Diagram the electrical panel and make a list of breaker sizes. Look at the wire gauges to confirm the amperage. A previous owner might have added