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Causes of Electrical Noise and Green Light


Possible Problem Involving Electrical Utility Company High Voltage Wires – What you are probably experiencing is the result of something coming into contact with one of the high voltage lines for an instant.



How to Identify Cord Wires


How to Identify the Individual Wires of a Cord When The Cord Wires are all the Same Color: The Best Way to Identify the Wires of a Cord and how they are Connected



How To Splice Electrical Wires


Common Methods for Splicing Electrical Wiring: Electrical Junction Box or Splice Box, Location of the Splice Box, Wire Connectors for the Spliced Wires, Grounding the Splice Box.



Why Does My Underground Electrical Wiring Not Work?


How to Install Underground Electrical Wiring: Common Problems when Installing Underground Wiring and How to Fix Them, Make Sure Your Underground Wiring is Installed the Right Way.



Replacing 2 Wire and 3 Wire Receptacle Outlets


How to Wire Replacement Electric Outlets: Types of Outlets, 2-Wire Outlet and 3-Wire Outlet, Outlet Wiring Connection, Outlet Trips a Circuit Breaker.



Electrical Wiring for a House Trailer


How to Install Wiring for a House Trailer: Romex Type NM Cable, Installing and Supporting Electrical Wiring, Electrical wiring for two modular sections that is spliced under the home into metal junction boxes.



Outdoor Ceiling Fan and GFCI Protection


How to Wire and Install an Outdoor Ceiling Fan: When installing an outdoor ceiling fan, does the fan have to be connected to an GFI circuit?



Cable Types for Home Electrical Wiring


How to Select the Right Cable for Home Electrical Wiring Projects. This color standard affects the outside sheath colors, not the individual insulated wire conductors. The NMB cable comes with a ground wire as well.



Understanding Electrical Testers and Readings


How to Select and Use Electrical Testers for Electrical Wiring and Troubleshooting



Install A Garage Door Indicator Light Using Home Automation


How To Monitor if Your Garage Door is Open or Closed



Identifying Travel Trailer Outlet Problems


Troubleshooting Travel Trailer Outlet Problems: I have a travel trailer which suddenly lost power to several electrical outlets while several others work fine…



Can I connect my hot tub to a 220 volt shop circuit?


Typical a hot tub requires a dedicated 220 volt 4-wire GFCI circuit. More detailed information can be found here…



How to Deal with Smart Meters and RF Concerns


The Advantages of the Smart Meter Technology for our Homes and Communities.



X-Box Play Station and Mobile Device Surge Protection


How you can protect your Xbox Playstation and mobile device chargers and ensure provide Power Quality



You Can Control Anything Using X-10 Devices!


X-10 devices can be used for just about anything! I use these devices to automate my home lighting and much more. The system can be set up to monitor any area of your home and view it remotely…



How to Activate a Garage Light from the Garage Door Opener


Here is a easy solution to activate a separate garage light that would be triggered by the garage door opener using a socket adapter that can be connected to any light fixture and operated by your garage door opener.



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