Articles about Electrical Repair
Electrical Protection Requirements for a Hairdryer Near a Sink – Keep in mind that if this outlet will be within 6 feet of a sink then the outlets require GFI protection.
Prevent Electrical Hazards by Covering Switches and Outlets – One great safety measure is to simply replace an switch or outlet cover to avoid the exposure of electrical wiring and to keep fingers from coming into contact with energized parts.
Checking Electrical Power for a Garage Outlet – there may be a problem with the wiring at this receptacle if all the other receptacles are working normally. Using a plug in outlet circuit analyzer would be very helpful because it will give a lighted display indicating the condition of the circuit and any faults that may be found.
Testing Appliance Circuits -Appliances may be tested one component at a time with the circuit power OFF or while the appliance is NOT plugged into the power source or receptacle outlet.
I have several outlets that are not working in various parts of the house…
Wire Colors for a 120 Volt Plug – The wiring definitions for a 120 volt plug are…
How to Repair a Ceiling Fan Pull Chain Switch that keeps the ceiling fan or light from working…
Light Fixture Sockets, New Light Bulbs and Home Electrical Wiring
How to Electrical Wiring for a Kitchen Disposal Switch
How to Wire GFCI Outlets and Receptacles with Photos and Wiring Diagrams
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