Why does our house have partial power, is there a problem with our panel? Electrical storms, or changing an outlet that shorts out and causes sparks can cause a number of problems with the home electrical system.
Question: I am trying to control my walkway lights with motion sensor.
I am trying to install a new digital pool timer. The schematic on the backside has a connection terminal under each of these symbols/letters NO, NC, COMM and an M with ~ under it
One problem we are having has to do with the electrical switches which were used. They are small with as many as 5 to a plate and they stay in a neutral position. To turn them on, we push upward and the switch returns to its position.
Why did my outlets on the stop working? How to Troubleshoot a Outlet Circuit Problem.
Why you should never connect a generator in such a way as to back-feed your electrical system. This is extremely dangerous not only to your home but also the electrical utility crews who may be working on downed electrical wires.
When a light fixture needs to be turned on or off from two locations two 3-way switches are used. A typical application would be…
I am the second year student in electrical engineering in Jimma University in Ethiopia. My question is how can I will be successful in this field?
How can I wire an outlet and ceiling fan so it is controlled by the switch?
My old oven has 30 amp fuses. I have just bought a double oven which requires hard-wiring 45 amp fuse. What should I do?
I replaced my old 3-way switches with new ones and now the 2 hallway lights only work when one of the switches is on/active (this is not the switch in which the hot wire is located).
Installed garbage disposal after other quit. On that wall we have a 2 switch plate. Works over sink light and disposal. Although we have power in at the wire the light and disposal does not work the disposal.
Install a Flood Light on a Deck: How to use an existing power supply.
Can I use a different replacement light bulb in my light fixture? What will happen if put a larger bulb?
I have several electrical outlets in my kitchen, all marked GFCI; however, only 2 of them have a trip/reset button.
The electrical box on the pole had a bad fuse. I replaced both of them. Meanwhile the well is not working.