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Any Idea What These Wires Coming From Fuse Box Area Understairs

Postby Sortthehouse » Sat Sep 24, 2016 5:13 pm

Hi there,
Before I call in an electrician, I was wondering if anyone can help me identify what these wires are and perhaps advise me on how to deal with them safely?

They originate from the cupboard under the stairs where the fuse box etc is. They are all over the house and have just been left hanging out of the walls!

Thank you
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Postby chriscba » Sat Nov 19, 2016 4:12 pm

Could be something to do with heating, is there underfloor heating, could be thermostat cables.
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Postby ericmark » Sun Nov 20, 2016 12:18 pm

I will guess communication cables, could be for computers, or house alarm, or even telephone.
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Postby kbrownie » Sun Nov 20, 2016 2:53 pm

I would agree that most likely data cable rather than heating controls.
Likely first fix as a provision but project not completed.
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