Telephone Extension Socket Telephone Wiring

I’m an Ex BT Openreach Independent Telephone Engineer, here to give you a hand. If you need help fault finding and fixing a Telephone Extension Socket Fault, you can call me now! I have built a network of Ex BT Openreach engineers covering the whole of the UK! One call does it all 🙂 07790 200800

If you’re a DIY fanatic and don’t know where the wires go, read further on for details of colour codes and pictures to help you.

Telephone Extension Socket for Sky Box or Broadband

Do you need an extra Telephone Extension Socket installed in another part of the house for a phone, Broadband Hub or Sky Box ? If your Telephone Extension Socket Wiring is in a poor condition, you could be loosing Broadband Speed. Pick up the phone and dial 07790 200800 and I’ll help you out!

Faulty Telephone Extension Socket Wiring?

Regardless of who your service provider is, BT Openreach, Virgin, Onetel, Tiscali, Talk Talk, or any telecoms providers I can fix a problem with your own phone wiring at a fraction of the cost, and without compromising on the quality of the job! If you want to wire up a Telephone Extension Socket yourself, read on!

Telephone Extension Wiring Colour Code DIY

Internal Telephone wiring, ‘Normal’ colour code: 2-Blue, 3-Orange, 4-White Orange, 5-White Blue
Internal Telephone wiring, ‘Latest’ colour code: 2-Blue, 3-Green, 4-Brown, 5-Orange
Overhead External Telephone Line Colour Code: Orange / White = Line 1. Green / Black = line 2.
Explanation of wires, what they do: 2 and 5 give you dial tone, 3 makes the other phones in the house ring, often referred to as the ‘Bell Circuit’. 4 is spare. If you have Broadband just use 2 and 5 and leave the bell circuit disconnected as this will improve your speed.


Pictures of how your telephone extension socket and Master Socket should be wired click here Colour Codes and Photos




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Telephone-Extension-SocketWe can supply a new telephone extension & telephone socket positioned in the best place for you, in your house, office or outbuilding, for use with your Internet Broadband Hub, Sky decoder, or simply another phone.

We can shift a phone socket or telephone extension socket to a new position, or disconnect wiring if you are having building work done.

If you need the phone cable re locating, or the telephone socket wiring altered we can help!

We can shift or re-route telephone extension wiring & tidy up old loose existing wires. If your socket is hanging off call us!

You may have just moved property & want to identify cables before decorating, or locate underground telephone cables before you dig or lay a new driveway!

We can prove that the fault is inside or outside your premises & possibly not down to you.

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We can assist you with any phone problem – fault find & fix any BT telephone fault with your own wiring.

Please call us if you are worried that the fault is on your equipment because we can save you alot of money! Your service provider will instruct Openreach to come out and invariably charge in excess of £125 just for the visit! Additional work may be charged by the hour & be very expensive.

Please call us because we can provide the same high level of care – at a fraction of the cost! I was employed by BT as an Openreach engineer & I have 23 years experience, trained, approved and acredited to high standards by BT.

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Ex BT Openreach Independent Telephone Engineer Geoff Grove

Telephone Extension Socket and wiring alterations anywhere in the UK. I personally cover some of the following areas.
Essex area inc Rayleigh, Southend on Sea, Chelmsford, Billericay, Basildon, Benfleet, Burnham, Danbury, Eastwood, Grays, Hockley, Leigh on Sea, Maldon, Shoebury, Thorpe Bay, Wakering, Wickford, Woodham Ferrers.
Also London, Hertfordshire, Bishop’s Stortford, Stansted, Hoddeston, Dunmow, Glasgow, Devon, Cornwall and Basingstoke

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