Saturday, December 5, 2015

Electrical Changes?

Just wanted to pose question here:  have y'all talked with your PM about moving electrical outlets, switches, tying switches to different outlets other than per-plan, etc.?

Just wanted to know if you have asked to make these kinds of changes, how did y'alls PM react and were they able to accommodate your requests?

I am trying to setup a meeting with our PM to request some electrical outlet location changes (mostly just moved a couple feet over) and also there is a couple rooms I am trying to get the light switch tied to a different outlet.  Just trying to get a feel on what to expect here.... THANKS!

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  1. If you had my PM, I don't think you would have had an issue. After hearing about your experience at Pre Con, I wish you luck. Still can't hurt to Ask. I know they can do it bc when I added my Flood light in the rear of the house, there was only 1 switch at the morning room door. I also got them to add a switch at the basement door. So yeah... its doable.

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  2. Forgot to mention, I believe its code that there outlets every 6 feet so this might come into play if you ask them to move one. But still, see what he says.

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  3. Thanks for the insight John. I'm going to contact my PM with the modifications. I actually sent the e-mail to him yesterday but haven't heard back yet. Out of curiosity, at what point did you present your electrical changes to your PM? Was it during your pre-con? THANKS

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  4. there were some at pre con, then one as electrical was being done.

    If you go to your sales person, they have a smaller version o the blueprints for the Milan. Go to the electrical section and you can see the layout for each floor. I did this first, took pictures then made my plan based on what was standard.

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    1. Thanks, John! I have paper copies of the electrical plans and have indicated all my changes - I just need our PM to approve them which is proving to be an uphill battle. More to come on this!

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