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Articles about Electrical Wiring

Wiring Electrical Service Changes


Careful Planning for Electrical Service Changes: All circuit wire conductor types and sizes must be properly protected by an over current device or circuit breaker.



I turned off the main breaker to the house to show the kids how it worked,…


How to Reset a Main Circuit Breaker and Restore Your Power



Home Electric Panel Upgrade Wire Size


Can the existing electrical service wire be used for a larger panel? Planning for a Home Electrical Service Panel Upgrade.



Splicing 220 Volt Wiring


How to Splice 220 Volt Electrical Wiring: Considerations when splicing 220 volt cable wiring in order to make the splice safe, accessible and makes sure the circuit maintains integrity.



Replacing a Dimmer With A Light Switch


How To Replace a Dimmer Switch with a Light Switch: Wiring a Light Switch to Replace a Dimmer Switch.



Electrical Wiring for a Laundry Room


Installing Laundry Room Electrical Wiring for Dedicated Circuits and Outlet Requirements



Electrical Power Quality


How to Select a Power Conditioning Unit – Constant-voltage transformers which provide voltage regulation, filter noise, and suppress surges to protect connected equipment.



Electrical Code for Replacing a Service Panel


Is it within code to replace a 30 circuit service panel with a 42 circuit service? Electrical Codes and for a Service Panel.



Wiring a Smoke Detector in a Basement


How to Install Smoke Detectors – Take the mystery out of smoke detector wiring for basements. Smoke alarms provide the earliest warning of both fire and smoke.



How to Convert AC Power for a DC Inverter


Configuring Power for a 220 to 120 Converter for a DC Inverter System: If I use the converter, is 27 amps within the tolerance levels for using a 10 amp power tool, that needs 30 amps on start up.



Laundry Room and Dryer Electrical Wiring


Wiring a Laundry Room – See if your panel will provide the right power for your clothes dryer circuit. Electric dryer installation with a typical 220 Volt electric power cord.



Wiring a Wall Switch and Outlet Combo Device


Electrical Wiring for a Light Switch and Wall Outlet: Combo Switch and Outlet, A Switched Outlet, GFCI Requirement for Switched Outlets.



Electrical Wiring for a Workshop or Barn


How to Plan and Install Electrical Wiring for Your Workshop or Barn: Selecting the Electric Panel Size Based Upon the Proposed Electrical Circuits.



How to Plan Electrical Circuits for a Home


I am concerned that my panel is getting overloaded, I have a 100 amp sub panel fed from a 200 amp panel: Factors that Help Determine Electrical Load of an Electrical Panel.



How to Safely Disconnect Hot Tub Wiring


Removing Hot Tub Circuit Wiring: We removed our hot tub, what should I do with the electrical wiring?



How to Upgrade Home Electrical Wiring


How to Upgrade Knob and Tube Electrical Wiring: Installing New Electrical Wiring in an Older Home.



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