Frequently Asked Questions
Troubleshooting a GFCI Problem In a Shed
Lee in San Jose, California asks: How to Troubleshoot GFCI Circuit Wiring: Methods of GFCI Protected Wiring, Troubleshooting GFCI Circuit Wiring in a Shed.
Location of a Main Service Disconnect
Gerry, a Handyman in Arizona asks: Is a main electrical service panel required to have a main breaker or disconnect switch? What is the NEC code article number that states this?
Installing Surface Mount Wall Outlets
Ken in Windsor Ontario Canada asks: What kind of surface conduit can I use to run power from a wall outlet to a light fixture? Installing Surface Electrical Conduit for Wiring a 120Volt Outlet and Light Fixture.
How to Wire a Generator Transfer Switch
Frank in Madison New Jersey asks: What is the Basic Wiring Configuration for a Generator Transfer Switch: Each Wiring Termination must be correct for the Power Conductors of the Line or Load.
Wiring a Bathroom Exhaust Fan and Switch
Jayme in Ontario Canada asks: Do I need a neutral wire between switch boxes for the circuit wiring? How to Install a Bathroom Exhaust Fan and Electrical Wiring for Switches.
Help for Bathroom Light Circuit Problems
Heather in Knox, Indiana asks: My bathroom lights went out and now none of the lights or electrical outlets in the master bath or master bedroom are working, what could be the problem? How to Troubleshoot and Repair a Bathroom Light Circuit Problem.
How to Upgrade an Old Fuse Panel
Daniel in Rural, Nebraska asks: How to Upgrade a Fuse Box. Upgrading an Old Fuse Panel should be more than just replacing the electrical box, here’s what I suggest…
Wire Size for a 220 Volt Dryer Circuit
George in Sierra Vista, Arizona asks: What is the Right Wire Size for a 220Volt Clothes Dryer? Installing a 30 Amp 220 Volt Dryer Circuit, Wire Size for Dryer, Electric Dryer Circuit Cable, Receptacle Outlet for a Dryer.
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