Building Granny Flat. Step 7: Marking holes for electricity wires

In this step experts will show you how to mark the holes for electricity wires you just pre-drilled. This step makes easier for electrician to wire the building.

Before we start putting our walls up we draw marks for the electrician inside. Putting a mark on the floor itself is one way of doing this.  Electrician then will plump up to his switch height with the string from the marks and locate easy the electricity holes.

Expert’s tip: Use yellow tongue as a guide for the electrician. So he could easily see the channels for his wires through for the light switch.

Now the base is completely ready and prepared. So, we are ready for the most exciting part in building YZY granny flats – erecting the building! Go to the next step which explains important points when installing the first few wall-boards. All granny flat building steps can be found on Builders Guide page.