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How to Wire Light Switches From an Outlet

September 16, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Wire Light Fixtures from Switches and Outlets: Example of Installing Wiring for Light Fixtures and Switches.

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Electrical Wiring Methods: Screw Terminals or Quick Connect

August 11, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Connect Wires to a Switch or Outlet: Best Practices for Electrical Wires for Outlets and Switches and Factors Relating to Electrical Connections.

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How to Fix a Tripping GFI Outlet For a Refrigerator or Freezer

April 27, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Fix a Tripping GFI for a Refrigerator or Freezer: Solve the Problem of a Tripping GFCI Refer or Freezer Outlet.

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Ceiling Fan Wiring Diagram Black White Red and Green Wires

November 24, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Connect the Black White Red and Green Wires of a Ceiling Fan: Connecting the white, black, blue and green wires.

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Splicing Electrical Wiring In an Attic

March 30, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Splice Electrical Wiring and Enclose the Wire Splice in a Junction Box: Question, What is the correct and most efficient way to splice electrical wire that is running through my attic.

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Electrical Wiring for Two GFCI Outlets

August 29, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Wire Two GFI Outlets: GFCI Outlets and Circuit Breakers, Bathroom GFCI Outlet, GFCI Outlet Circuit for a Bathroom, GFCI Wiring Diagrams.

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Sure Signs of Electrical Trouble with a Light Fixture

August 9, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Troubleshoot and Repair a Light Fixture: Indications of Light Fixture Wiring Problems, Light Fixture Wiring Splices, Moisture or Water Leaks Around Light Fixtures, How to Check Light Fixture Wiring, Hot Light Bulbs That Cause Wiring Problems.

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Upgrading Old Home Electrical Wiring

November 2, 2013 by Dave Rongey

How to Upgrade Older Home Wiring: One consideration when upgrading older home electrical wiring would be to use Wiremold short box extensions and run Wiremold surface raceway electrical conduit between the devices to install the wires.

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Safe Electrical Wiring Methods for Garages

January 7, 2015 by Dave Rongey

Installing Garage Electrical Wiring: Is it OK to run Romex wire through and along studs in a garage if I am not installing drywall?

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Ask The Electrician – Electrical Questions and Answers Database

November 24, 2014 by Dave Rongey

Troubleshooting and Repairing Electrical Wiring Problems: Licensed Electrician shares the Methods of Electrical Wiring that are used to solve the majority of home electrical wiring problems, and shows how home wiring projects are performed.

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Cut Extension Cord Causes Power Loss to Outlets

July 29, 2014 by Dave Rongey

Damaged Cords that Cause Lost Power to Outlets: How to fix lost power after a cord has been cut or damaged while working outside with an electric tool such as hedge trimmer.

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Kitchen Range Circuit

November 26, 2014 by Dave Rongey

How to Install Electrical Circuit Wiring for an Electric Range Circuit. I have an older home and the circuit to my existing range is 3 wire 40 amp.

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