Installing Attic Electrical Wiring
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Is it standard for electrical wiring to be strung in a disorderly fashion in the attic?
Methods of Proper Attic Electrical Wiring
This electrical question came from: Raul, a Handyman from Moreno, Texas.
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Thanks for your electrical question Raul.
Attic Electrical Wiring
Raul, no this is not a standard practice and is most likely the result of improper installation of electrical attic wiring. The attic wiring should be protected and secured to ceiling joists or other wood structural supports. Yes, this should be corrected and it would be good to have the wring and all the circuit connections inspected as well.
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