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Existing Light and Outlet Wiring

Debbie in Massachusetts asks: I have an existing light that is controlled by a switch, How Can I Extend the Wiring for a New Switched Outlet?

Extending Wiring for a New Switched Outlet
I have an existing light that is controlled by a switch.

This electrical question came from: Debbie, a Homeowner from Massachusetts.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Debbie.

Wiring for a New Switched Outlet

The Following links will assist you with your Switched Outlet

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Wiring Electrical Outlet for the Home
Home electrical wiring includes 110 volt outlets and 220 volt outlets and receptacles which are common place in every home. See how wiring electrical outlets for the home are done.

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Wiring a Light Switch – Diagram 1


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Complete Guide to Home Electrical Wiring

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Includes:
Wiring GFCI Outlets
Wiring Home Electric Circuits
120 Volt and 240 Volt Outlet Circuits
Wiring Light Switches
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NEC Codes for Home Electrical Wiring
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