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Lost Power To Bathroom Outlet Circuit


We recently discovered that all electrical outlets in the 2 1/2 bathrooms in our house are not working…



Troubleshooting Bathroom Electrical Problems


Lights in bathroom will not turn on-Breaker wont snap into position and test will not go off…



Light Fixtures Electrical Troubleshooting


a recessed fluorescent light fixture in the basement that did not work. I replaced it with a new fixture which used 2, 4′ T8 bulbs. About a year later it went bad…



Lost Power to Electrical Outlets – Electrical Troubleshooting


I lost power from two outlets at one of the bedrooms on the second floor. These two outlets are on the same wall…



Why Exterior Electrical Outlets Stop Working


Recently the exterior outlets have gone out. The effected areas are the entrance outlet, the rear outlet, the exterior light as well as the outlet inside the garage…



Identifying Causes of GFI Outlet Problems


GFI plug only works when I don’t have the load lines connected. When I connect load lines I get no power at all.



Electrical Panel or Circuit Breaker Problem


The lights dim and sometimes don’t react at all even if i replace the bulbs or reset the breaker!



How To Troubleshoot 3-Way Switch Wiring


This will be a process of identification and troubleshooting in order to discover what may be wrong…



Why Did I Loose Power To My Wall Outlets?


It is unlikely that your breaker is burnt, especially if the problem is isolated to only one wall. Chances are that there is a….



Why Do My New Light Fixtures Trip The Circuit Breaker Off?


Remove each fixture and look for a pinched wire. Free the wire and inspect for damage. If the wire has caused a burnt area then you may need to …



My Apex Television is Beeping – Is It a Power Problem?


Make sure to plug your home electronic devices into surge suppressors to help protect them against …



How do I wire power to more than one light switch?


The power must be fed separately to each switch that you would like to operate independently…



Electrical Question From Eric About Troubleshooting


Question: I had a wire nut with 3 wht 18 ga wires “pop” (melted and broke all at once). The other 2 wire nuts were fine.



Electrical Question From a Beginner About Troubleshooting


Question: I live in a modular home. Recently, the lights went off in one room. The circuit breaker had flipped off. When I checked the circuit breaker I noticed it was warm to the touch.



Electrical Question From Anthony About Troubleshooting


Question: I guess I’ll describe what I did and then ask the question. I wired my pool pump motor. From the house I have 110/115V going into an outdoor outlet box that contains a GFI outlet. These wires went into the line terminals.



Electrical Question From Robert About Troubleshooting


Question: Unfortunately, we are having to turn our air conditioners on already in the Midwest. I have two units, one for each level of my house. My unit downstairs will not turn on. I checked the fuse outside and swapped it with the upstairs unit and it still did not work.



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