Electrician Training Electrical Certification
wiring recessed light fixtures Electrical Wiring Electrical Troubleshooting and Electric Repairs wire outdoor light fixture Home Electrical Wiring Diagrams
wiring home generator and transfer switch wiring a 220 volt range cord outlet Wiring for GFCI Outlets Wiring Outlets and a Switched Outlet Wiring and Installing Ceiling Fans and Remote Controls wire dimmer switch wiring diagrams for switches wiring a dryer cord and 220 outlet circuit breaker panel
Electrical Wire and Cable
Home Electrical Codes Home Electrical Wiring Dimmer Switches Wiring Outlets GFCI Outlet


How to Replace Light Switches


How to Replace a Light Switch – Single pole switches will only have two switched wires and the connection of these two wires to the terminal screws of the switch will not matter, or the polarity is not crucial.

Keeping Track of the Power and Fixture Wires Is The Key


Electrical Question: I am replacing three switches in my kitchen in same circuit box, One light switch controls one light fixture and two switches control light/fan combination units. I got the first switch to work but the 2nd and 3rd switch to the fan don’t work – Please explain how this should be wired.

This electrical wiring question came from: David , a Homeowner from Virginia beach, VA
Additional Comments: Very informative.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question David.

How to Replace a Light Switch

RESOURCES
Light Switch Wiring

Wiring Diagrams

kitchen electrical
kitchen-electrical-wiring
Kitchen Electrical Wiring Requirements
This wiring diagram and pictures explain the basic kitchen electrical code wiring requirements required for most new or remodel projects.



Learn How to Wire it Right with my
Complete Guide to Home Electrical Wiring
Perfect for Homeowners, Students,
Handyman, Handywomen, and Electricians
Includes:
Wiring GFCI Outlets
Wiring Home Electrical Circuits
120 Volt and 240 Volt Outlet Circuits
Wiring 3-Wire and 4-Wire Electric Range
Wiring 3-Wire and 4-Wire Dryer Cord and Dryer Outlet
How to Troubleshoot and Repair Electrical Wiring
Wiring Methods for Upgrading Electrical Wiring
Electrical Codes for Home Electrical Wiring
....and much more.

» Click here to learn more about Home Electrical Wiring «
  repair electrical wiring  


MORE ABOUT THIS TOPIC: Lighting, Wiring Diagram




Click the banner to Ask an Electrical Question:
electrical question