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Strange Smell In Your House You Think is Electrical


I have a strange smell in my house which I think is electrical. I can only describe it as burnt sugar or maybe burnt caramel. What should I do if I have a strange smell in my house which I think is electrical?



Light Fixture Problem with a Porch Light


Replacing ceiling porch light fixtures with Westinghouse flush mount model 66919. The old fixtures are on a one way switch and are operable.



Are GFCI Outlets Required in the Bedroom


I’m having a home remodel done. The electrician is telling me that it is NEC code now that GFCI outlets have to be installed in bedrooms?



Get a Water Heater to Work Again


I am trying to get my water heater to work again. I have noticed that it does not heat at all with new elements and thermostats.



Our Water Heater is Not Working


Why is my water heater not working? We recently replaced our entire water line up to our home, However, since doing so we don’t have hot water.



Tripping Breaker for a Ceiling Fan and Light


I have a problem with a light circuit where I removed an old light fixture and hung a ceiling fan and wired it into the existing setup then powered the circuit and hit the wall switch to check functions and the breaker tripped.



I Need to Run Wire from my Panel to a New Range


What gauge wire should I use and what type of breaker do I need to install for a range? How to Run the Circuit Wiring for a Range.



Do I Have to Run New Wire for my Dryer?


I am buying a new GE dryer for a 30 yr old home that has the typical 10-3 wiring. The manufacturer says it needs to be a 4-wire outlet.



Outside Lights Stopped Working after a Rain Storm


Power runs from the house to an exterior driveway gate where we have two photocell lights on top of rock columns. After heavy rains our outside lights stopped working and a GFCI outlet tripped off.



Adding a Conduit to a Main Panel


On a main panel for residential application would I need a Meyers hub when drilling my own hole in the side? It will be above a concentric knockout, and used for solar instillation.



How to Wire a Smart Thermostat


My current wiring only has 4 wires but I understand I can use the fan wire and make it a common wire. How to Wire a Smart Thermostat, Change the Wiring for a Smart Thermostat.



How Can I Find the Amps of my Electrical Panel


Is there a way by looking at the electrical meter to tell how many amps my electrical panel has?



How to Fix an Outlet that has a Yellow Light and is Not Working


We have an outlet that has a yellow light and the outlet is not working.



Adding Smoke Detectors to Our New Addition


How can I wire in more smoke detectors to the existing smoke detectors.



How to Wire a Disconnect Switch for a Tankless Water Heater


I installed a tankless water heater. I put a non-fuseable disconnect between it and the breaker box. How do I wire a 60amp Siemens disconnect switch for a Tankless Water Heater?



Renovating a Basement and Installing New Wiring


I am renovating my basement and have been trying to find a specific wiring diagram for this: 14 3 GA from junction box to two ceiling fixtures, then to single pole switch, then to 2 GFCI outlets.



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