Articles about Outlets
I’ve had two electronics appliances die after being plugged into a particular outlet, is it possible that the problem is an outlet problem…
I have an outdoor GFI outlet that has a Red LED Light that is Blinking, what is causing this?
How to Replace an Electrical Outlet: When an Electrical Outlet has been Damaged or is Worn Out then Replacing the Outlet is Necessary using this Process
Some of my outlets are not working and will work only if something is plugged into a different outlet: How to Troubleshoot and Repair Electrical Outlet Problems.
How to Test and Repair an Outlet Circuit Problem: Guide for Testing an Outlet Circuit, Inspect the Outlet Wiring, Electrical Troubleshooting.
John in Florida asks; How can I add Another Electric Outlet?
David in Texas asks: I’m trying to find out what the minimum distance an electrical outlet has to be from air conditioner ducting. I’m mounting a projector that is near one of my air conditioner duct outlets.
How to Wire a Switched Outlet: Wiring 110 volt switched outlets and receptacles which are common place in every home.
I have an outlet controlled by a switch that I would like to have so it controls only one of the outlet socket, will I have to rewire anything? How to Change Switched Outlet Wiring.
When Replacing Outlets and There are Two Circuits be Sure to Make This Important Adjustment to Avoid Tripping the Circuit Breaker.
How to Identify the Wiring When Replacing an Outlet – What to do When an Outlet has a Lot of Wires
How to Convert Switched Outlets to be Hot All the Time: The easiest way to convert a half-hot duplex receptacle or a switched outlet to be hot all the time is really not that difficult.
Electrical Troubleshooting for an Outlet and The Reason Why Most Wall Sockets and Wall Outlets Are Not Working…
How to Splice Electrical Wires for an Outlet
How to Wire a New Replacement Outlet: I replace a receptacle but I failed to mark which wire went to silver common side of old receptacle and which went to brass hot side.
How are the wires spliced when moving a wall outlet? How to Wire and Relocate an Outlet.