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Replacing an Older Light Fixture

How to Update Older Light Fixture Wiring – If the wiring is in good shape then it is necessary to install a light fixture box so that the wiring may be contained in an approved electrical enclosure and the new light fixture will be mounted and installed onto a compatible enclosure as well.


Electrical Wiring and Older Home Light Fixtures

Electrical Question:I am at my daughter’s home and she has asked me to replace the light fixture above her kitchen sink.

This electrical wiring question came from: Del from Tulsa, Oklahoma.
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Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Del.

How to Update Older Light Fixture Wiring

Electrical Tip about Home Improvement Electrical Wiring

Improving a home by bringing the electrical wiring up to code is essential for improving the safety of your home and your family, and it should dramatically improve the value of the home as well.

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