Electrician Training Electrical Certification wiring recessed light fixtures Electrical Wiring Electrical Troubleshooting and Electrical 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

How to Wire a Switched Light from Two Locations

Wiring Three Way Switches to Control a Light From Two Locations: I would like to know how to wire a switched light from two locations.

Wiring Three Way Switches
Electrical Wiring Question: I would like to know how to wire a switched light from two locations using metal boxes.

This electrical wiring question came from: Amber, a Student from Stillwater, Oklahoma.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your Electrical Wiring Question Amber.

Three Way Switch Wiring

wiring-a-3-way-switch

Wiring Three Way Switches to Control a Light From Two Locations

More about 3-Way Switch Wiring

For more information about 3 Way Switch Diagram
3 Way Switch Diagram

3 Way Switch Diagram

electrical-switches

Wiring a Light Switch – Diagram 1

electrical-wire


« Electrical Conduit Types for Underground Projects Hot Tub Circuit Wiring Requirements »

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  

Not the answer you're looking for?
Browse other questions in the following categories:

3-Way Switch

Be Careful and Be Safe - Never Work on Energized Circuits!
Consult your Local Building Department about Permits and Inspections for all Electric Wiring Projects.

See more about Electrical Wiring in Your Local Area

COMMENTS and QUICK QUESTIONS:

If you are asking a Quick Question please make sure it is about This TOPIC:
“How to Wire a Switched Light from Two Locations”

Comments Posted here are Open for Quality Discussion and Participation.
PLEASE NOTE: WE DO NOT PUBLISH 3RD PARTY SPAM COMMENTS, TRACK-BACKS OR LINKS.



By submitting you agree to our Site Terms