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Articles about Switches

How Many 4-Way Switches Can Control My Lights


How to Install Multiple 3-Way and 4-Way Light Switches – There is no limit to the number of 4-way switches that can be used to control lighting as long as the electrical wiring has been installed appropriately, and it really isn’t that difficult.



Dimmer Switch Wiring Connections


Electrical Wire Connections for a Dimmer Switch – Many times it is found that a white wire may be used for a switch leg which will carry current or electricity to the light fixture. If you discover this, make sure to identify the wire as a switched wire.



Adding a Dimmer Switch for Existing Lights


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.



Wiring 4-Way and 3-Way Switches


Understanding 4-Way and 3-Way Switch Wiring with Helpful Wiring Diagrams – Fully explained 4 way switch diagrams. 4-way switches are a convenient way to operate lighting fixtures from three or more locations…



Wiring Four Way and Three Way Switches


How to Wire Four Way and Three Way Switches with Helpful Wiring Diagrams…



Wiring a Time Switch for a Bath Exhaust Fan


How to Wire a Time Switch for a Bath Exhaust Fan



3 Way Switch Wiring Diagrams


How to Wire a Three-way switch where the power comes into the box, but the wires are tide to the lite and switch, then goes to other switch…



Fixtures and Light Switch Wiring


Wiring Light Fixtures and Switches can be tricky, these wiring diagrams will help and explain the process



Four Way Light Switch Wiring for Light Fixtures


How to Wire 4-Way Switches Where Three or More Switches may be Used to Control Light Fixtures



Light Switch Wiring Configurations


How to Wire Light Switches and Connect Light Fixture Wiring



Dimmer Switch for LED Light Fixture


How to Wire a Dimmer Switch for LED Lighting



Installing Dimmer Switches and Wiring


How to Wire Dimmer Switches for Lighting



Wiring for Lights and Switches


How to Wire Lights and Switches



Replacing Three Way Switches


Three way switch wiring diagrams to help when wiring replacement switches.



Replacing a Faulty Dimmer Switch


I’m having a problem with a light switch, which is a dimmer, the switch has stopped working, and now neither plug in the outlet works either…



Dimmer Switches for 220 Volt Lights


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?



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