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Bathroom Light Switch Problems

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Electrical Question: I am having a problem with the light in my bathroom.

I?m stumped?what do you think the problem could be?

This electrical question came from: Birdie, a Homeowner from Des Moines, IA

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

From the provided information it appears that the circuit is working, so there is a possibility that the wiring has been damaged up in the unit of the switch that controls the light has gone bad.

How to Test a Light Switch

NOTE:
Be sure to replace the light bulbs before doing anything else, sometimes it’s just that simple!

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