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Articles about Electrical Wiring

How to Install Power for Another Building


The Process of Installing Power for another Building



How to Wire Electrical Circuits for a Kitchen


What are the electrical codes for wiring kitchens? Wiring Electrical Circuits for a Kitchen: The Electrical Codes for Wiring Kitchens.



Electrical Wiring for a 240 Volt Wall Heater


How do I connect the wires for a thermostat for a 240 volt heater? How to Install Electrical Wiring for a 240 Volt Heater.



How Many Wires are Allowed in a Recessed Light Box


Installing and Wiring Recessed Light Fixtures: NEC 314.16 and Box Fill, What does it mean when a light fixture wire box specifies a maximum number of wires?



Wiring a Ceiling Fan with Other Lights and Outlets


How can I connect a ceiling fan to my home wiring? Switch Box Wiring for a Ceiling Fan and Outlets, Ceiling Fan Circuit Wiring, Wiring a Ceiling Fan with a Shared Circuit.



Learn About LED Lighting


Hands-On Application for LED Lighting – Wiring LED Lights for specific applications – LED Lights are becoming very popular for several applications around the home. This will help you learn more about LED Lights.



Bathroom Remodeling and Electrical Wiring


How are lights and outlets wired when Remodeling a Bathroom? Installing Electrical Wiring for a Bathroom Remodel Project.



What Size Sub-Panel Should I Install for My Garage?


How to Install a Sub Panel for a Garage: Where to Begin when Installing a Sub Panel for a Garage, Planning for a Sub Panel, Identify the Sub Panel Circuits, Sizing a Garage Sub Panel, 120 Volt and 240 Volt Circuits, Planning for Future Circuits.



How to Wire a Combo Plug and Switch


How to Wire a Combo Plug and Light Switch: Instructions for Wiring a Combo Outlet and Light Switch.



Causes of Lost Power to Part of a Circuit


Basic Electrical Circuits and the Causes of Lost Power – Electrical wires can produce a certain amount of heat when there is a load on the circuit. If there is an electrical splice that is beginning to fail, it will produce more heat due to small amounts of arcing that takes place.



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.



Updating Knob and Tube Wiring for an Older Home


Is it common practice to add new wire with old knob and tube wiring? How to Replace Knob and Tube Wiring, Replacing Old Electrical Wiring, What Areas of the Home to Rewire First.



Electrical Wiring for Light Fixtures and Three Way Switches


How to Wire Three Way Switches: Common Problems When Wiring 3Way Switches, Wiring Connections for 3Way Switches.



How to Ground a Portable Generator and Make a Power Box


How do I make an extension cord to extend the power from my generator out to a work area? How to Extend the Power of a Portable Generator.



How to Wire a Switch for a New Light Fixture


How Can I Upgrade from One Switch for One Light to Two Switches for Two Lights? Adding a Light Switch and Fixture, The Wiring at the Existing Switch Box, Wiring for a New Under Cabinet Light Fixture.



How to Wire a GFCI Switch and Light


How do I add a switch to a light that is on a GFCI circuit? Ground Fault Protection for a Light Fixture.



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