Articles about Lighting
Safe Alternatives to get More Light from a Light Fixture and Why Light Fixture Modifications Could be Hazardous
How to Wire Lighting for a Bedroom and Decide Fixture Types and Light Switch Options
How to Wire Three Way Toggle Switches with these Wiring Diagrams
How to Install Heavy Light Fixtures and the special materials to ensure the proper mounting
How to Repair a Light Circuit that Stopped Working
How to Avoid the Confusion about 3 Way Switch Wiring when your replacing a set switches and something went wrong and now the lighting is all messed up
How to Avoid Confusion about the White Wire and 4 Way Switch Wiring with the power and the 3-wire cable of the 3 Way Switches
How to Wire a Programmable Light Switch even when it appears to be complicated because as I explain, the process really becomes clear especially as you see the examples in the wiring diagrams.
How to Modify the Electrical Wiring for a Ceiling Light Fixture
Identify the Power and Fixture Wires for Switches: I just placed a new switch in the wall and 1 of the 4 completed does not work.
Possible Causes of Security Lights Going On and Off: What causes my dusk to dawn security light to go off several times during the night?
Considerations When Replacing Bayonet Pin Bulbs: I tried to change the lampshade on the ceiling light, the original bulb was a Phillips bayonet style energy efficient bulb (NB 2 pin bayonet fitting), It did not fit into the socket easily.
How to Wire Your 3-Way Switches: I have a stairwell with two three-way switches that have never worked correctly.
Electrical Wiring and Fixture Checks for Post Lights: I have a post light that isn’t working. There is power coming through the post wires.
Wiring Diagrams For Three Way Switches
Possible Problems When Converting Light Fixtures