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Unplugged a Lamp and the Electricity Goes Out – Lets Check This Out

Indications that Outlet and Home Electrical Wiring Should be Checked: I suspect a problem with the outlet or the wiring of the outlet circuit. The outlet circuit should be identified and turned OFF. The outlet should be removed and visually checked for damage or deterioration.


When Electrical Wiring Should be Checked
Electrical Question: My name is Melissa. My mom and I decided to paint the dining room of her 2 story house.

Any suggestions?

This electrical question came from: Melissa, a Homeowner from Lexington, KY

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Melissa.

Indications that Outlet and Home Electrical Wiring Should be Checked

Hi Melissa,

Enjoy your newly painted room!

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