Wiring for an Outdoor Light and Outlet


By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How to Wire an Outdoor GFCI Circuit for Outlets and Lighting: Install an outlet on a lamp post near the driveway: GFCI Wiring Connections for Outside Outlet and Lighting


Outdoor Lighting and GFCI Wiring

Electrical Question:I need help with an outdoor circuit for an outlet and light fixture.

Background: Tom, a Homeowner from Greendale, Wisconsin USA.
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Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Tom.

How to Wire an Outdoor GFCI Circuit for Outlets and Lighting

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GFCI Wiring Connections for Outside Outlet and Lighting

Tom, check your electrical wiring connections as follows:

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