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Electrical Questions and Answers

Popular Electrical Questions and Answers



Wiring a Light Fixture to a Switched Outlet

I want to install a light in a ceiling to control by a switch that controls a plug. How to Install a Light in a Ceiling that is Controlled by a Wall Switch that Operates an Outlet.

Wiring a Light Fixture to a Switched Outlet

Dimmer Switch Wiring and 3-Way Switches

How to Wire Dimmer Switches and 3Way Switches: Electrical Tips about Wiring 3Way Dimmers and Switches.

Dimmer Switch Wiring and 3-Way Switches

Installing a Ceiling Fan Using Surface Wiring

How can I Install a Ceiling Fan without an Electrical Box? Install a Ceiling Fan without Turing it into a Major Construction Project.

Installing a Ceiling Fan Using Surface Wiring

Microwave Oven Does Not Work Hood Fan Does

Should I unplug the Microwave Oven or Keep Using the Hood Exhaust Fan? This electrical wiring question involves a High Electric Bill and a Microwave Hood Exhaust Fan in the Kitchen of a Home.

Microwave Oven Does Not Work Hood Fan Does

Testing An Electrical Circuit For A Ground

Should I make sure my Circuits are Properly Grounded? How to Determine if a Circuit is Actually Grounded and how to proceed to bond your system for equipment protection

Testing An Electrical Circuit For A Ground

Energy Savings Controls for Outdoor Lighting

How can a photocell be used to control outside lights? Control Different Types of Outdoor Security Lighting so they Come On Automatically and Save Money on Your Electric Bill.

Energy Savings Controls for Outdoor Lighting

Electrical Contractor Listings on Ask-The-Electrician

How do I get listed as an Electrical Contractor on the Ask-the-Electrician website? Electrical Contractors can get a free listing on one of the state pages here at ask-the-electrician.com.

Electrical Contractor Listings on Ask-The-Electrician

Connecting A Generator To A Home

How should I install the wiring to connect a generator to my home? Planning and Installing a Generator with a Transfer Switch, Connect a Generator to a Home.

Connecting A Generator To A Home

Junction Box Splice for a 220 Volt Electric Range Cable

How do I Splice a 220 Volt Cable in an Electrical Junction Box? Splice Electrical Wires, What to do with the Ground Wire.

Junction Box Splice for a 220 Volt Electric Range Cable

When Storms Cause Electrical Problems

What Can I Do to get the Power Back On After a Storm? Storm Damaged Home Electrical Systems, Water and Flood Damaged Electrical Wiring.

When Storms Cause Electrical Problems

How To Wire Two Light Switches

How Can I Wire Two Light Switches to Control One Light Fixture? The Key to Wiring Light Switches, Three Way Switches and Four Way Switches.

How To Wire Two Light Switches

Wiring a 4-Wire Range Cord to a 3-Wire Outlet

Is it legal to install a 3 wire cord on the new stove and strap the neutral and ground on the stove terminals? This would make the ground at the receptacle…

Wiring a 4-Wire Range Cord to a 3-Wire Outlet






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