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Articles about Lighting

Help For Your Dimmer Switch Wiring


How to Wire a Dimmer Switch: Dimmer Switch Wiring, Dimmer switch wiring diagrams, Wiring a 3-way dimmer switch.



Wiring for Lutron and 3-Way Dimmer Switches


How easy would it be for me to replace dimmer switches? How to Wire Lutron Dimmer Switches and Standard 3Way Dimmer Switches.



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.



Replace or Repair Your Older Light Fixtures


How to Fix Light Fixture Problems: Evaluating the Condition a Light Fixture, The Most Common Methods for Repairing a Light Fixture, Replacement Parts of Most Light Fixtures, Replacing a Light Socket, Rewiring a Light Fixture.



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.



Installing Three Way Dimmer Light Switches


How to Install One or Two 3-Way Dimmer Switches: I have 4 kitchen ceiling lights that are currently controlled by two 3-way switches. I’d like to add a dimmer.



Replacing a Fluorescent Light Fixture


Can I replace a fluorescent light with a magnetic ballast with a florescent light fixture without a ballast? I am replacing an old fluorescent ballast with a energy saving electronic ballast.



My Post Light has a Damaged Cable, Can I install Low Voltage Lighting


I have a post light with a damaged UF cable. Can I install low voltage lighting to the undamaged end of the UF wire the post light?



Replacing a Ceiling Track Light


I installed all new track light, and my no-touch power tester lights up almost anywhere on the ceiling within 12 inches of the track. Is this normal?



Wiring a Dual Outlet For Under Cabinet Lighting


What is dual outlet for under cabinet lighting. I need a fixture that is in the middle of a string of under cabinet lights.



How To Fix Light Fixtures


Tips for Fixing Light Bulbs That Will Not Light Up in Most Any Light Fixture: This handy tip works for just about any light fixture.



Wiring Hallway Lights and Switches


How to Wire and Control Light Fixtures in a Long Hallway: Circuit Amperage for Long Hallways and Several Light Fixtures, Wiring Switches for Hallway Light Fixtures, Installing Switches or Occupancy Sensors, Setting the Occupancy Sensor Time Delay,



Flickering Lights May Require a New Light Switch


I have a light fixture that can be turned on/off by 2 different switches. Sometimes when I flip either switch, the light does not come on, or it flickers and then turns on…



Wiring Two Outside Motion Lights to One Switch


How to Wire Two Outside Motion Security Light Fixtures: The Most Common Wiring Connections for Two Outdoor Light Fixture.



How I Repair a Bathroom Light Fixture that Shorted Out


How can I fix a light fixture that shorted out and will not come on? Guide for Repairing a Bathroom Light Fixture Problem.



About Light Fixtures and No Ground Wire


How can I wire switches and light fixtures when there is no ground wire? How to Install a Light Fixture without a Ground Wire.



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