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Adding Electrical Wiring in the Home

By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How should I install electrical wiring inside the walls of my home? Installing Electrical Wiring around Obstacles inside the walls and ceilings.

Installing Electrical Wiring

Electrical Question: How should I install electrical wiring inside the walls of my home?


This electrical question came from: Greg, a Homeowner from McKinney, Texas.

Additional Comments: Great website.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Greg.

How to Install Electrical Wiring Inside Walls and Ceilings

Application: Installing Electrical Wiring for a 120 Volt Circuit.
Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrician.
Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools, electric drill,  auger bits and extension cord.
Estimated Time: Depends on personal level experience, ability to work with tools and install electrical circuit wiring.
Precaution: Identify the panel circuit of the source power, turn it OFF and Tag it with a Note before making any wiring connections or modifications to the wiring.
Notice: Installing additional circuit wiring should be done according to local and national electrical codes with a permit and be inspected.

Installing Electrical Wiring around Obstacles and HVAC Ducting

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