By Dave Rongey Summary: Electrical Contractor Explains the Basics of Wiring 3 Way Switches for your home light fixtures.
3-Way Switch Wiring Video
3-WAY SWITCH WIRING VIDEO SUMMARY
Introduction to 3-Way Switch Wiring
This video gives an introduction to the basic 3-way switch wiring and also identifies eight different wiring scenarios including 3-way switching for lights and switches as found in the following areas of the home:
The 3-way switch project materials include:
Two three ways switches
Approved switch box
Switch cover plate
Never work on an energized circuit.
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Wiring GFCI Outlets
Electrical Project Skill Level:
Beginner to Intermediate.
Electrical Tools Required:
Basic Electricians Pouch of Hand Tools and a Voltage Tester.
Depends on personal level experience, ability to work with tools, wire gfi outlets, and the available access to the project area. Electrical Safety:
Identify the gfci outlet circuit, turn it OFF and Tag it with a Note before working with the wiring.
Electrical Wiring Parts and Materials:
Electrical parts and materials for GFCI outlet wiring projects should be approved for the specific project and compliant with local and national electrical codes.
Electrical Codes and Inspections:
Installing additional electrical wiring for GFCI Outlets should be done according to local and national electrical codes with a permit and be inspected.
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