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Locate and Repair an Electrical Circuit Problem


Locating a Problem Electrical Circuit and Methods for Electrical Circuit Repair – The electrical circuit will need to be removed from the circuit breaker and a special circuit locating transmitter can be installed onto the wire to help locate the area that has been penetrated.



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.



Can I Wire my Dryer to my Range Outlet?


Can I use my range outlet for my dryer? Why Wiring a Clothes Dryer to a Range Outlet is Unsafe.



Electrical Problem with Two Circuits from the Same Phase


How to Identify and Solve Electrical Circuit Problems



Are Computers Safe When Plugged into Home Electrical Outlets


How to Protect Computers and Home Electronics with Power Conditioning and Surge Protection…



What To Do If Your Home Electrical Circuits Are Not Grounded


How to Upgrade an Older Home to Have Grounded Electric Circuits: The Importance of Grounding Electrical Outlet Circuits, How to Ground an Electric Outlet Circuit.



What to do When a Fuse or Breaker Trips Off


How to Identify Electrical Wiring Problems: The Most Common Problems with an Electric Circuits and How to Fix Them.



How to Build an Environmental-Friendly House with Limited Funds


If you’re remodeling a home, do an energy review first to help you figure out what energy efficiency changes should and can be made to your home. In this way you’ll calculate how much energy your home needs.



GE Breaker Type Prevents Dryer From Working – Part 2


Dryer Circuit and Circuit Breakers: This problem was due to a typical error of installing the breaker into a position of the panel which prevented the breaker from producing 240 volts.



Can I Use A Remote Control Switch For Lighting?


How to Wire a Remote Control for Light Fixtures: Installing a Control Module, Wiring the Control Devices, Security and Monitoring Options.



Dimmer Switch Wiring and 3-Way Switches


How to Wire Dimmer Switches and 3Way Switches: Electrical Tips about Wiring 3Way Dimmers and Switches.



What To Do About a Warm Dimmer Switch


Why Dimmer Switches May Be Warm or Hot: How to Select the Right Dimmer Switch for Your Light Fixtures.



Replacing Wall Outlets


I replaced an outlet and now other outlets are not working right: Electrical Wiring Connections for Outlets, Wiring a Switched Outlet and Standard Wall Outlets.



How to Wire Dimmer Switches and Light Fixtures


How do I wire a dimmer switch for a new light fixture? How to Connect Wires for Dimmer Switches and Light Fixtures.



Microwave Oven Does Not Work Hood Fan Does


Should I unplug the Microwave Oven or Keep Using the Hood Exhaust Fan? This electrical wiring question involves a High Electric Bill and a Microwave Hood Exhaust Fan in the Kitchen of a Home.



Why Kitchen Outlets Stop Working


Why am I having problems with my kitchen sockets or breakers? How to Troubleshooting and Repair a Kitchen Outlet Circuit.



Why The Oven Makes The House Power Go Back On


How to Identify the Cause of Lost Power to the House: Indications of a Potentially Serious Electrical Problem – Problems such as this may include damage to the internal electrical panel and possibly the electrical wiring and components.



Installing Electrical Wiring For Post Lights


How to Install and Troubleshoot Wiring For Outdoor Post Lights: Checking the Wiring, Connections to the GFI, Post Light Wiring.



Real Estate Agents and Home Electrical Inspections


Why is the Electrical Code so important when Selling a Home and having a Home Inspection? Home Inspections and Electrical Code Violations, Deciding what to do if a home inspection discovers electrical problems.



220 Volt Appliance Wiring Requirements


Why do most 220 volt appliances not use a white common neutral wire? How to Wire a 220 Volt Appliance.



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