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Articles about Electrical Wiring

Correct Electrical Wire Size for Ceiling Fans and Lights


Selecting the Correct Wire Size for Ceiling Fans and Lights: Selecting the Correct Wire Size for Ceiling Fans and Lights.



Electrical Question about the PE or Protective Earth Connection


Electrical Question about 3-Phase 220 Volt Wiring: The circuit is 220 volt, 3 phase, 60 cycles. The terminal landings are marked L1, L2, L3 and PE.



Using Electrical Appliances in Foreign Countries


Taking Domestic Electrical Equipment to a Foreign Country: The safest way to know if your electrical appliance will be safe to connect and use with a foreign electrical system.



Best Locations for Bathroom Light Switches


Where to Locate Bathroom Light Switches: Planning the layout and design for the bathroom, the location of light fixtures and switches.



Hot Tub Shut Off Switch


How to Install an Emergency Shut Off Switch for a Hot Tub: GFCI Protection, Hot Tub Control Circuit, Hot Tub Time Clock.



Electrical Wiring for Two GFCI Outlets


How to Wire Two GFI Outlets: GFCI Outlets and Circuit Breakers, Bathroom GFCI Outlet, GFCI Outlet Circuit for a Bathroom, GFCI Wiring Diagrams.



Electrical Wiring for Electricians, Homeowners and Students


Ask The Electrician for Help with Home Electrical Wiring Projects. Charles, a Homeowner from Nairobi, Kenya says: I really appreciate the help I am getting from your electrical website, Thank You, I like it.



Hot Tub Pump and Heater Control


Electrical Circuit Control for a Hot Tub Heater and Pump – Install a relay that would be activated when the pump is turned on by the Intermatic Time Clock. The HydroQuip electric heater circuit would be connected through the set of contacts of the relay.



Understanding Home Electrical Panel Schedules


How an Electrical Panel Schedule will Help Locate Circuits: I need to make a panel schedule showing all my electric circuits.



Why Smoke Detectors Go Off


How to Find the Cause of False Smoke Detector Alarms: Smoke Detector False Alarms and How to Fix Them, What would cause a smoke detector to go off?



Ceiling Fan Wiring Diagrams


How to Replace an Old Ceiling Fan: I am replacing an old ceiling fan and need help with the wire connections.



Connecting the Blue Ceiling Fan Wire


How to Install Ceiling Fans and the Wiring Connections: I’m installing a ceiling fan, the wires in the ceiling are black,white, red, and bare.



Why Your Microwave Oven May Not Be Working


Troubleshooting a Microwave Oven Problem: Why did our microwave oven stop working?



Installing Floor Heat Electrical Wiring


How to Install a Floor Heat System: Laying out the Area for the Floor Heat System, Determine the Circuit Requirements, Thermostat Control and GFCI Protection, Installing the Floor Heat Cables or Heating Mat, Installing the Electrical Circuit.



Possible Causes for an Outlet Circuit not to Function


How to Repair a Faulty Outlet Circuit: An Outlet Circuit that Tests OK but still Does Not Work, Here are some reasons why an outlet may not work properly and what should be checked.



Circuit Wiring for a Sub-Panel


How to Install a Sub-Panel: Wiring for a Sub-Panel, Necessary Planning When Installing an Electrical Sub-Panel and the main feeder cable.



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