Adding Additional GFI Outlets
By Dave Rongey - Summary:
I currently have three standard electrical outlets serviced by a GFCI outlet, can a single GFCI safely and effectively handle more standard electrical outlets…
How Many Outlets Can Be Added to One GFI Outlet?
Background: Paul, a Handyman from San Diego, California
Additional Comments: IT’S GREAT!
Thanks for your electrical question Paul.
Paul, as long as you are not exceeding the capacity of the circuit then yes you can safely add additional outlets.
Paul, I have added the following links that lead to fully detailed information on this website that will assist you with your electrical question:
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