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Switching a Bathroom Fan and Light Separately


How to Wire Your Bathroom so the Lights and Fan are on Separate Switches – The key factor is to understand where the power source enters the circuit – The power source will either enter at the switch box or up at the light fixture or the exhaust fan.



Identifying Problems With an Electrical Circuit


How to Deal with Potential Electrical Problems: I have a whole circuit that goes out and then comes back on after about three hours



How Interconnected Smoke Detectors Work


How Interconnected Smoke Detectors are Wired – This feature allows any smoke detector to cause all smoke detectors to sound so that if there is a fire in a closed room or unoccupied area the occupants will be notified that there is a fire starting.



Installing an Electrical Outlet for a Wall Mounted TV


How to Install an Electrical Outlet for a Wall Mounted TV – There are some great cut-in boxes that can be used in either the wall or the ceiling which will avoid having to open up the wall.



Wiring a Used Electric Range Cord


How to Wire a Kitchen Range Power Cord: How do I wire a three wire range cord when I there is a four wire receptacle on the wall?



220 Volt Circuit for Equipment From Another Country


Circuit Requirements for Foreign Electrical Equipment: Here are some examples of electrical power here in the USA at industrial and some commercial buildings.



How To Convert T12 to T8 Lighting Ballasts


How to Convert a T12 Fluorescent Light Fixture: Wiring a T12 Fluorescent Fixture for a T8 Energy Efficient Ballast, How do I convert T12 light fixtures to T8 electronic ballasts?



Wiring Diagrams for Wiring Lights from a Wall Plug


How to Use Wall Plug Power For Wiring Light Fixtures –



What Is The Best Type of Under Cabinet Lighting?


How to Select the Right Under Cabinet Light Fixtures: We would like to add under cabinet lighting. What lighting, in your opinion, is the best of the current variety of options?



Understanding Home Electrical Panel Schedules


How an Electrical Panel Schedule will Help Locate Circuits: I need to make a panel schedule showing all my electric circuits.



Dining Room Light to a Ceiling Fan


How to Replace a Dining Room Fixture with a Ceiling Fan: The connections for the ceiling fan will be the same as the chandelier, except if there is a light fixture on the ceiling fan then it depends on how it will be controlled.



4 Way Switch Wiring Diagrams


How to Wire 4-Way Switches: Here are some fully explained 4 way switch diagrams. 4-way switches are a convenient way to operate lighting fixtures from three or more locations.



Wiring the Ground for a Generator and Transfer Switch


How to Connect Grounding for Generators: The portable generator does not require a separate ground rod, however any electrical wiring enclosure including the generator transfer switch is required to be grounded to the ground system of the main panel of the home electrical system.



Home Electrical Wiring Repairs – Should You Fix It?


How to Work with Home Electrical Wiring Problems: To solve home electrical wiring problems attention must be directed at the symptom, in this case the tripping GFCI where the wiring should be checked.



Can I Change The Wiring For My New Exhaust Fan And Light Fixture?


How to Wire a Bath Exhaust Fan and Light Fixture: You could junction in the exhaust fan junction box or a new junction box could be installed in an accessible location and separate out the switched wiring, one which will lead to the bathroom exhaust fan and the other that will lead to the recessed light fixture.



Cause of Electrical Shock From A Guitar Amp


How to Repair a Guitar Amplifier – Prevent Electric Shock form a Guitar Amp: The important thing is to attach the ground wire to the metal chassis of the guitar amp. Cords can become frayed after a great deal of use. Also inspect where the cord enters the amp because this is a high stress area where the cords generally break down.



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