Illegal Wiring for a Bathroom Light Fixture?
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How to Install Bathroom Electrical Wiring – Electrical wring needs to be protected, enclosed or installed using approved electrical wiring methods.
Electrical Wiring Must Be Protected and Enclosed
- I have discovered that the electrical box, where the wires come from, attached to the stud, however the wires that are connected to the light fixture have been “channeled” (or embedded)from this box into the drywall that runs horizontal from the box to the center above the light fixture.
- Is this legal?
This electrical wiring question came from: Bonnie, a Homeowner from Houston, Texas.
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Thanks for your electrical wiring question Bonnie.
How to Install Bathroom Electrical Wiring
- Bonnie, no this is not legal because the electrical wring is not protected, enclosed or installed using approved electrical wiring methods.
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