Articles about Electrical Wiring
Mark in Seattle Washington asks: My Hot Tub is Tripping Off, is the Wire Size Right?
David in Maryland asks: How is a Dimmer and Fan Control Switch wired for my Ceiling Fan?
Chuck in Virginia asks: How can I find out the amount of amperage available in my 200 amp Panel?
Kevin, a General Contractor in New York asks: What would cause problems with outlets in the kitchen that would sporadically shut down and minutes later power would resume?
Matthew in California asks: Can I plug my EV Car Charger cord into an apartment garage using an extension cord?
Michael in Maine asks: Is it permissible to connect a 15A, 125V duplex receptacle to both phase conductors of a 120 240V, single phase multiwire branch circuit?
Scott in Washington asks: What size extension cord should I use for an electric log splitter?
John in California asks: How should I label the Main Meter Service Panel and the Service Distribution Panel with all the breakers for the home?
Mark in Idaho asks: How do I wire a new water heater when the wiring is differently than the old water heater?
Chris in Mississippi asks: Why did our dryer quit blowing hot air?
James in Maryland asks: What is the difference between a FLNR 60 Fuse and a FRN-R 60 Fuse?
Adriel in Florida asks: I’m trying to replace a kitchen outlet for a GFCI one. How do i hook up the new GFCI outlet?
Tom in Florida asks: I added a spot light to an outside receptacle, checked for voltage before closing up box, now the light does not work, could it be the GFCI receptacle?
Jerry in Colorado asks: Our kitchen range has died and we are purchasing a new electric range. Is our existing circuit wiring going to work?
Kris in Missouri asks: My son and I replaced a Ceiling Fan in his bedroom. The fan and light were working prior to replacing, now it does not work.
Sal in Utah asks: I am installing new 220volty lines for a range and dryer running through an exposed Basement ceiling. Does the wire need to be in conduit?