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Articles about Electrical Wiring: Fixtures



Light Fixture Ground Wire Attachment

March 20, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Ground a Light Fixture: The ground wire of the incoming electrical circuit should be bonded to the electrical junction box, and the ground wire of the fixture should be grounded as well.

How To Wire Switches for a Chandelier Light Fixture

March 19, 2014 by Dave Rongey

Wiring Connections When Hanging a Chandelier Light Fixture: With most home lighting fixtures the wiring colors are black, white and a bare or green ground wire for the light fixture and the wiring from the electrical junction box, however there may be a few wire color combinations to be aware of.

Wiring Connections for a Light Fixture

February 27, 2017 by Dave Rongey

I am trying to replace a light fixture, how should I connect the wires? How to Make the Wiring Connections for Light Fixtures and Identifying the Colors of the Wires and Where to Connect the Wires.

How To Move Light Fixture to a New Location

November 26, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Extend Light Fixture Wiring to a New Location: The Procedure For Extending or Moving Light Fixture Wiring.

Installing Electrical Wiring For Light Fixtures

October 20, 2010 by Dave Rongey

How do you connect 3 light fixtures to 1 switch?

Bayonet Style Energy Efficient Bulb Problem

March 5, 2012 by Dave Rongey

Considerations When Replacing Bayonet Pin Bulbs: I tried to change the lampshade on the ceiling light, the original bulb was a Phillips bayonet style energy efficient bulb (NB 2 pin bayonet fitting), It did not fit into the socket easily.

Hot Light Fixtures Can Lead To A Fire

April 24, 2012 by Dave Rongey

How to Make Sure a Light Bulb is Safe for Your Light Fixture

How To Repair Fixture Wiring

September 23, 2010 by Dave Rongey

I accidentally screwed a metal screw in to a fixture wire and the light stopped working. I back the screw out and put black tape on the wire where I damaged it, turned on, but it still will not turn on…

Light Fixture Conversions and Electrical Safety

September 6, 2010 by Dave Rongey

I want to convert a brand new hard wire fixture to a plug in – is this safe to do?

Heavy Light Fixtures and Ceiling Boxes

July 18, 2010 by Dave Rongey

The previous lights I took down must have been to heavy for the circular box in the ceiling and now the plaster has broken away and the box is low on one side…