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  • Home Electrical Repairs

  • The Electrician Explains DIY Electrical Wiring
  • Do-It-Yourself Electrical Projects to help you repair home wiring.
  • Electrical Troubleshooting
  • Electrical Repairs
  • Electrical Problems
home wiring
  • Home Electrical Wiring

  • Dave the Electrician explains the process of home electrical wiring.
  • Methods to rewire home circuits.
  • Photos including an actual set of house plans used to wire a new home.
  • How to upgrade home wiring for older homes and make them safer.
Green Home
  • Wiring Green SIP Homes

  • Styrofoam Insulated Panels - aka: SIP Homes
  • Discover SIP Homes which are energy efficient homes.
  • See how different a SIP Home will be when installing electrical wiring.
wiring diagrams
  • Home Wiring Diagrams

  • Wiring Diagrams for installing and testing home electrical circuits.
  • Wiring diagrams help you understand how electrical devices are wired.
  • See how single switches, 3-way switches and 4-ways switches are wired.
wiring-a-dimmer-switch
  • Dimmer Switch Wiring

  • Fully explained how to wire-a-dimmer-switch
  • Help with wiring for dimmer switches.
  • Take the mystery out of wiring a 3-way dimmer switch.
wiring outlets
  • Wiring and Repairing Outlets

  • Fully Explained Photos and Wiring Diagrams for Wiring Outlets.
  • Electrical Code Requirements for most new or remodel projects.
wiring gfci receptacle outlets
  • Wiring GFCI Outlets

  • Learn about the features and benefits provided by GFI Outlets
  • Fully explained GFCI Receptacles and how they are wired.
  • Single and Multiple Outlets protected by one GFCI receptacle.
wiring ceiling fans
  • Installing Ceiling Fans

  • How to Wire a Ceiling Fan
  • Where to connect the blue wire for a ceiling fan.
  • Ceiling Fan Wiring connections.
  • Installing an outdoor ceiling fan.
Ceiling Fan Remote Control
exhaust fan
  • Installing a Bath Exhaust Fan

  • Wire a Exhaust Fan.
  • Options for lighted bathroom exhaust fans.
  • Wiring switches for bathroom exhaust fans and lights.
solar exhaust fans
  • Solar Powered Attic Exhaust Fans

  • Installing Solar Exhaust Fans.
  • Attic exhaust fans are a green energy efficient solution.
  • Proper attic venting reduces the load on your air conditioning system.
home generators
  • Home Generators

  • Wiring a Home Generator.
  • The process to size, select, and connect a home generator.
  • Transfer switches for a safe home generator connection.
circuit breaker
  • Circuit Breakers

  • Installing Circuit Breakers.
  • How circuit breakers work to protect your electrical-wiring.
  • Properly installed circuit breakers protect home electrical wiring.
wiring a electric dryer
  • Wiring a Clothes Dryer

  • Electrical wiring for a dryer-power-cord.
  • Older 240 Volt electric power cord with 3-wire configurations.
  • New 240 Volt electric power cord with 4-wire configurations.
junction boxes
  • Electrical Junction Boxes

  • How to select electrical junction boxes.
  • Selecting the right size electrical junction box.
  • Junction boxes for outlets, light fixture and electrical splices.
electrical wire
  • Electrical Wire

  • Understanding the different electrical wire.
  • Selecting the right size and type of electrical wire.
  • Electrical wire for outlets, light fixture and large electrical appliances.
  • See the parts used to rewire home circuits.
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  • Power Conditioning and Surge Protection

  • Electric Surge Protection - Installing surge devices to help protect your home electronic devices.
  • Home Power Conditioning - Electric power quality issues can create a number of problems. Learn how to prevent power quality occurrences from happening in your home.
troubleshooting electrical-wiring
  • Electrical Troubleshooting

  • The Secrets of Successful Electrical Troubleshooting.
  • Methods used to solve most home electrical problems.
  • Identifying electrical wiring failures.
Electrical Testers and Meters
  • Electrical Testers and Meters

  • Testers for home electrical repairs.
  • Quality voltage testers that play an important part in electrical safety.
  • Testers to identify electrical circuits and help prevent electrical shock.
telephone wiring
electrical codes
  • Home Electrical Codes

  • Home Electrical Code Directory for home electrical wiring.
  • AFCI circuit, electrical-boxes, electrical-circuit, electrical code outlets.
  • GFCI circuits, outlets and electrical-grounding.
  • Electrical Codes for electrical-services, electrical-underground, electrical wiring,
    electrical-wiring-code, lighting-code, and smoke-detectors.
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  • Electrical Wiring Videos

  • Videos to help educate you about many aspects of home electrical wiring.
  • Video introductions for several electrical topics and electrical projects.


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  • How To Wire A Photocell To Control A Light Fixture

  • How do I to wire a photocell to a light fixture? A photocell can be used to control outdoor lights when installing into the electrical wiring as described here.

  • Sources for Electrical Training Courses

  • How Can I get Hands On Electrical Training? Opportunities for Electrical Work and Electrical Training, Electricians Looking for Work, Home Remodeling Projects, Learn the New Technologies, Learn about Electrical Parts and Materials.

  • Wire Size for a 220 Volt Dryer Circuit

  • What is the Right Wire Size for a 220Volt Clothes Dryer? Guide to Wiring an Electric Dryer Circuit, Wire Size for Dryer, Electric Dryer Circuit Cable, Receptacle Outlet for a Dryer.

  • Baseboard Electric Heater Circuit Wiring

  • Can I Put More Than One Set of Baseboard Heaters on the Same Circuit Breaker? How to Install a Baseboard Heater Electrical Circuit.

  • Installing a GFCI Outlet Without a Ground Wire

  • Can I install a GFCI outlet on a 2wire circuit that does not have a ground wire? How to Install a GFCI Outlet Without a Ground Wire: Installing a GFCI Outlet Where There is No Ground Wire.

  • Installing and Testing Dusk to Dawn Light Fixtures

  • How to Install the Electrical Wiring for a Dawn Outdoor Light Fixture: Installing dusk to dawn light fixtures can be pretty straight forward, but every once and a while there may be a problem. Lets take a look at a list of check you can make to help get your dusk to dawn light fixture installed and working:


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