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Upgrading a Home Electrical Service Panel


How to Upgrade a Home Electrical Service – Planning for a successful home service panel upgrade.



Digital Timer Switch Electrical Wiring Instructions


Ron in Oregon asks; How do I Wire a Timer Switch for Lighting: As described, the wiring will require four wires for the connections to the time switch.



Shocking Kitchen Garbage Disposal Problem


How to Fix Your Kitchen Garbage Disposal – Fully explained dishwasher disposal wiring diagrams with pictures for wiring the outlet that serves a dishwasher and a garbage disposal.



Understanding Switched Outlet Wiring


How to Wire a Switched Outlet: Wiring 110 volt switched outlets and receptacles which are common place in every home.



Wiring a Dishwasher Plug and Outlet


How to Wire a Dishwasher Outlet and Make the Wiring Connections. Wiring a Dishwasher Plug and Outlet.



Why Home Lighting May Stop Working


How to Identify Light Circuit Problems – Often the problem is found in a ceiling light fixture junction box where heat from the light fixture travels up into the electrical wiring and causes the wiring to become brittle and connections may be affected and eventually burn apart.



Adding Electrical Wiring for a Closet Light


How to Installing Electrical Wiring for a Closet Light Fixture – Wiring can be extended through a light switch to a light fixture as long as it is done according to code.



Neutral and Ground Wires in a Sub Panel


How to Configure the Neutral and Ground Wires in a Sub Panel – In a sub-panel the Neutral Wires must be separated from the Ground Wires and may not be terminated on the same buss, regardless if the ground wire is insulated or not.



Adding a Light Fixture to a 3 Way Switch


3 Way Switch Wiring Diagrams: There are wiring modifications which would allow you to accomplish what you are trying to do, however the specific 3-way switch method that you now have must be identified.



How To Get More Circuits For Your Electrical Panel


I need more spaces for circuit breakers, do I need to install a new electric panel? Upgrading to a new electric panel or installing a sub-panel.



How to Connect the Wires of a Ceiling Fan


I bought a new ceiling fan and can not figure out the wiring. How do I wire it? Connecting the Wires for a Ceiling Fan Made Easy.



Wall Outlets and Outlet Strips


Are Outlet Plug Strips Safe to Use? How to Use Surge Protection Outlet Plug Strips.



Principles for Domestic House Wiring


How is a domestic building is wired and what principle is there to follow in wiring a domestic building? Planning your circuits for the anticipated loads is crucial to prevent any overloaded conditions.



Electrical Wiring for Closet Light Fixtures


How to Install Closet Lighting – This method of lighting for a closet is fine because the fluorescent light fixture provides an area that is approved for making the wiring connections and bonding the ground wire to the frame of the light fixture.



Adding a Remote Control Module to a Ceiling Fan


How to Wire a Remote Control for a Ceiling Fan – A remote control module may be installed for a ceiling fan that has three way switches. Easy wiring diagrams and installation guide.



Power for Three Way Switches


Wiring 3-Way Switches: I have developed a comprehensive,step-by-step guide designed to walk you through the identification and wiring of your 3-way switches.



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