ask the electrician
Electrician Training Electrical Certification wiring recessed light fixtures Electrical Wiring Electrical Troubleshooting and Electrical Repairs wire outdoor light fixture Home Electrical Wiring Diagrams
wiring home generator and transfer switch wiring a 220 volt range cord outlet Wiring for GFCI Outlets Wiring Outlets and a Switched Outlet Wiring and Installing Ceiling Fans and Remote Controls wire dimmer switch wiring diagrams for switches wiring a dryer cord and 220 outlet circuit breaker panel
Electrical Wire and Cable


Articles about Circuit Breaker

GFCI Circuit Breaker and Wiring


How to Wire a GFCI Circuit Breaker: Does it matter where in the breaker box panel I insert a 20 amp GFCI 220Volt breaker?



Electrical Question about Circuit Breakers


The electrical box on the pole had a bad fuse. I replaced both of them. Meanwhile the well is not working.



What Causes Circuit Breakers to Trip Off


How to Identify the Cause of a Tripping Circuit Breaker



Why You Should NEVER Up-Size an Electrical Circuit Breaker or Fuse


The Dangers of Up Sizing Electrical Circuit Breaker, Electrical Question: Can I increase the amp rating on a breaker to fix a tripping breaker problem?



Why an Air Conditioner May Cause a Hot Plug


Why does my air conditioner cord and plug get hot? How to Prevent a Hot Cord and Plug for an Air Conditioner.



Replace a Hot Tub GFCI Circuit Breaker


Why is my Hot Tub Making Electrical Noise in the Circuit Breaker? Conditions That May Cause Breakers To Make Noise and Potential Electrical Problems.



Understanding Electrical Panel Sizes


Electrical Circuit Breakers and Panels: My panel has a lot of circuit breakers, why doesn’t the main breaker trip when everything is on at the same time?



Why an Electrical Circuit May Trip Off


How to Find the Cause of a Tripping Circuit Breaker: Can you help me find out why a circuit breaker is tripping off? Why Circuit Breakers Trip Off, Testing to Identify a Circuit Problem, Appliances That Cause Can Circuit Problems, Inspecting Damaged Wiring, How to Get Help with an Electrical Problem.



Replacing Pushmatic Circuit Breakers


One and Two Pole Pushmatic Circuit Breakers: I need to replace Pushmatic UBIP230 Circuit Breakers.



What to do When a Fuse or Breaker Trips Off


How to Identify Electrical Wiring Problems: The Most Common Problems with an Electric Circuits and How to Fix Them.



Electrical Wiring for Two GFCI Outlets


How to Wire Two GFI Outlets: GFCI Outlets and Circuit Breakers, Bathroom GFCI Outlet, GFCI Outlet Circuit for a Bathroom, GFCI Wiring Diagrams.



Before Installing a Window Air Conditioner Unit


Easy Solutions that may Help Improve Your Air Conditioning and Heating System. Can I run a window air conditioning unit in that bedroom, while I have the house central air conditioning unit running.



How To Get Power for a Microwave Circuit


How to Install an Electrical Circuit for a Microwave Oven: Dedicated Circuit for a Microwave Oven, Example of a Microwave Oven Circuit.



Federal Pacific Circuit Breaker Alternate


Federal Pacific Circuit Breakers Can Be a Problem – Here’s an Alternative Electrical Repair…



Dual Voltage Quad Circuit Breakers Save the Day


Quad Pole Breakers, are there dual amperage on these breakers or just a single amperage. Let me say it this way can you get a 30 & 50 on a single quad pole breaker?



Do You Have These Indications of a Circuit Problem?


Here are the Symptoms of an Overload Circuit – In a normal situation the circuit breaker is simply doing its job of protecting the wiring from overloading, and this is why circuit breakers should never be replaced by a over sized circuit breaker.



« Previous PageNext Page »