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Summary: Electrical Wiring Question: changing out my home fuse box to a circuit box Additional Info : I am doing a master bedroom remodel.
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Question:
I'm changing out my home fuse box to a circuit box.
Additional Info: I am doing a master bedroom remodel. My home was built in 1968 so the electric service to the bath is antiquated.

It is the same throughout our home, so I would appreciate any advice you can render to help me not to do things twice.

We will have a simple jetted tub and several shower heads in a walk in shower, wall sconces, chandelier and the usual switches and outlets.
Thanks Bill


Hi Bill - Great Electrical Question!
Start by looking at this series of articles that show each room of the home and what is required to be wired. I will be adding more and more info on the site, but this may help you get an idea of what you need.

Follow these links for wiring diagrams and more electrical wiring information:
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Let me know how your project works out.
I enjoy helping people with their bedroom wiring projects.


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