Wiring a Wall Switch and Outlet Combo Device


By Dave Rongey - Summary:

Electrical Wiring for a Light Switch and Wall Outlet: Combo Switch and Outlet, A Switched Outlet, GFCI Requirement for Switched Outlets.


Wiring Diagrams for Wall Switch and Outlet

Electrical Question: I am trying to install a combo switch outlet to an original single switch box.

Any suggestions?

This home electrical wiring question came from: Marty, a Homeowner from Glenview, Illinois.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electric wiring question Marty.

Preparations for Wiring a Light Switch and Wall Outlet

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