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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.



Recessed Spot Lights That Cause a Drafty Room


How to Install Recessed lighting – This air tight design prevents air passing from the room into the attic space where the light fixture is installed. If existing fixtures are not the air tight type then an approved enclosure may be built around the fixture to prevent this occurrence.



Understanding Electrical PVC Conduit Sizes


Selecting the Right PVC Conduit for Your Electrical Wiring Project – PVC Conduit for Electrical Wiring – (Poly Vinyl Chloride). PVC conduit is commonly used for underground electrical wiring.



Power for Three Way Switches


Wiring 3-Way Switches: I have developed a comprehensive,step-by-step guide designed to walk you through the identification and wiring of your 3-way switches.



Older Homes and Up To Standard Government Requirements


Electrical Wiring Improvements for Older Homes – I understand that there are increasing regulations to require more energy efficient building codes which require more efficient electrical equipment for new construction.



Switching a Bathroom Fan and Light Separately


How to Wire Your Bathroom so the Lights and Fan are on Separate Switches – The key factor is to understand where the power source enters the circuit – The power source will either enter at the switch box or up at the light fixture or the exhaust fan.



Identifying the Cause of Improper Voltage Readings


How to Identify the Cause of Wrong Voltage Readings: I installed a new breaker panel in an old house that had fuses. I rewired whole house, everything works great, replaced 10-2 wire to the barn with 3 – 1 AWG wires.



Electrical Occupation Outlook


How Can I Get the Training to be a Licensed Electrician or Journeyman Electrician? How to Get Electrical Training and Hands On Experience in the Electrical Trade.



Electrical Code and Buried UF Cable


Does the electrical code allow you to run UF cable in concrete? Installing Buried Electrical Cable, The Minimum Covering Requirements for UF Cable.



Kitchen Electrical Circuit Wiring


Do I have enough electrical circuits in my kitchen? Circuit Requirements for a Kitchen, Adding Kitchen Electrical Circuit Wiring, Typical 120 Volt Circuits for a Kitchen.



How Does an Infrared Camera Troubleshoot Electrical Problems


How is a Infrared Camera Used to Detect Electrical Problems? Thermal Expansion and Contraction that Can Cause Faulty Electrical Connections.



Electrical Question From Jeffrey About Solar Lighting


I wanted to do a DIY solar outdoor light project and I was wondering about a specific issue.



Why Does My GFI Circuit Not Have Power?


My GFI Circuit Does Not Have Power: GFI Circuit Problem.



How Can I Control Outlets with Three-way Switches?


A Three-way Switch Diagram that is used for light fixtures can be easily used for outlets, just do the following….



Minimum Height for Electric Service Meter


What is the minimum height for mounting an electric service? Mounting the Electric Service Meter.



Why Your Ceiling Fan Light May Not Work


I cannot get my ceiling fan light kit to work, what did I do wrong? Why Your Ceiling Fan Lights May Not Work and How to Fix Them.



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