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Articles about Dimmer Switch

How to Replace a Dimmer Switch With a Single Switch

Updated: November 21, 2019 by: Dave Rongey

Richard in Rhode Island asks: I want to replace a dimmer switch with a single throw switch. The dimmer switch has a black and white wire and a ground wire.



Replacing a Dimmer With A Light Switch

Updated: August 20, 2019 by: Dave Rongey

How To Replace a Dimmer Switch with a Light Switch: Wiring a Light Switch to Replace a Dimmer Switch.



Wiring a Dimmer Switch for New Lights

Updated: October 23, 2018 by: Dave Rongey

How can I wire a dimmer switch for light fixtures? How to make the Electrical Connections when Wiring a Dimmer Switch.



How To Install Three Way Dimmer Switches

Updated: October 12, 2016 by: Dave Rongey

Installing a Dimmer Switch: How to Install and Wire Dimmer Switches for Your Light Fixtures.



Installing a Dimmer Switch for a Track Light

Updated: January 15, 2016 by: Dave Rongey

Do I need an expensive electronic low voltage dimmer for my track lighting? Considerations When Installing a Dimmer Switch for a Track Light Fixture. Resources for how to wire a dimmer switch.



Replacing an Old Switch with a Dimmer Switch

Updated: July 11, 2013 by: Dave Rongey

How to Connect Circuit Wiring for a Light Switch or Dimmer Switch: Identifying Old Electrical Wires, Wiring the Dimmer Switch, 3 Way Dimmer Switch Wiring Diagram.



Adding a Dimmer Switch for Existing Lights

Updated: August 12, 2012 by: Dave Rongey

Selecting the Size and Type of Dimmer Switch for Existing Lights – The watt capacity or size of the dimmer switch should be greater than the total amount of connected watts from the light fixtures being controlled. Dimmer capacity typically starts at 600 watts.



Dimmer Switch for LED Light Fixture

Updated: April 2, 2012 by: Dave Rongey

How to Wire a Dimmer Switch for LED Lighting



Installing Dimmer Switches and Wiring

Updated: March 19, 2012 by: Dave Rongey

How to Wire Dimmer Switches for Lighting



Dimmer Switches for 220 Volt Lights

Updated: April 29, 2011 by: Dave Rongey

I have a vacation house overseas in the Philippines that I’m just finishing, I’d like to use dimmer switches, will the USA dimmer switches work in the Philippines?