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Articles about Electrical Wiring

Adding a Wall Switch for a Ceiling Fan


Can I run a wire from the ceiling fan down to the wall plug? How to Wire a Switch for a Ceiling Fan as Explained with Easy to Understand Wiring Diagrams.



Installing a Ceiling Fan With No Existing Wiring


How can I install a ceiling fan where there is no previous wiring? Can I wire the fan light to the existing switch which currently controls a wall outlet.



Understanding Cable Size for Home Wiring


What wire gauge can be used for outlets and switches? Electrical Wire and Cable Size for Home Electric Wiring.



Why Kitchen Outlets Stop Working


Why did my kitchen outlets stop working? How to Identify the Causes of Lost Power to Your Kitchen Outlets.



Basement Circuits and Electrical Wiring


How do I determine how many circuits to use in a finished basement, excluding the bathroom, kitchen, and bar area? Circuit Planning for Basement Electrical Wiring.



Converting a Light Switch into an Outlet


Can You Make a Light Switch into a Outlet? How to Wire a Light Switch to Become an Outlet.



Wiring an Electric Dryer for a 3-Wire Cord


How should I wire the connectors for a dryer cord? Wiring a Dryer Cord: How the electric dryer is wired and what to do if your cord does not match the plug.



How should I provide GFCI Protection for a Welder


How should I provide GFCI Protection for a Welder Circuit? GFCI Circuit Protection for a Welder Circuit.



Electrical Conduit Types for Underground Projects


What type of electrical conduit should I use for outdoor and underground wiring? Types of Conduits for Underground Electrical Wiring.



Cable Strapping and Wiring Methods


How to Strap Electrical Wire and Cable: As the cable passes through holes in the framing it does not need to be supported, only as the cable runs parallel with the framing will the strapping be required.



Wiring a Kitchen Hood Exhaust Fan


Installing Electrical Circuit Wiring For a Kitchen Exhaust Fan



Installing MC Cable for Home Wiring


How to Install MC Cable for Electrical Circuit Wiring: MC cable is required to be installed in some locations for home electrical wiring and is often used when wiring outlets and lighting circuits. The installation of MC Cable must be according to applicable codes including the following guidelines.



Electrical Connections When Replacing an Old Hot Tub


How to Wire a New Hot Tub with the Old Hot Tub Wires: I am replacing an old 4-wire hot tub with a new 3-wire hot tub.



Replace Bad Rocker Style Light Switches


How to Replace Rocker Style Light Switches



Adding a Remote Control Module to a Ceiling Fan


How to Wire a Remote Control for a Ceiling Fan – A remote control module may be installed for a ceiling fan that has three way switches. Easy wiring diagrams and installation guide.



Installing UF Electrical Cable


Can UF Cable electrical wire be installed into an electrical conduit? How to Install UF Underground Feeder Cable for Electrical Wiring.



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