Electrician Training Electrical Certification
»NEW eBOOK«
wiring recessed light fixtures Electrical Wiring Electrical Troubleshooting and Electrical Repairs wire outdoor light fixture Home Electrical Wiring Diagrams
wiring home generator and transfer switch wiring a 220 volt range cord outlet Wiring for GFCI Outlets Wiring Outlets and a Switched Outlet Wiring and Installing Ceiling Fans and Remote Controls wire dimmer switch wiring diagrams for switches wiring a dryer cord and 220 outlet circuit breaker panel
Electrical Wire and Cable

Installing 3-WayDimmer Switches for CFL Fixtures

How to Install 3-Way Dimmer Switches – Yes you can purchase compatible 3-way dimmer switches that will work with your compact fluorescent bulbs.


3-Way Dimmer Switches for CFL Bulbs

Can I install 3-way dimmer switches at both ends of my kitchen?

Thank you in advance
Sandy

This electrical wiring question came from: Sandy, a Contractor from Tulsa, OK.
Additional Comments: I love the site and will use it often.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Sandy.

How to Install 3-Way Dimmer Switches

Yes you can purchase compatible 3-way dimmer switches that will work with your compact fluorescent bulbs.
Wiring a 3-Way Dimmer Switch
wiring-a-dimmer-switch
3 Way Dimmer Switch Wiring Diagram
Fully explained 3 way dimmer switch wiring diagram will take the mystery out of wiring a 3-way dimmer switch.

The Following  will assist you with your 3-Way Dimmer Switches

3 Way Switch Diagram

Dimmer Switch Wiring

3-way switch wiring
wiring-a-3-way-switch
Easy to Understand 3 Way Switch Diagrams
3 Way Switch Diagrams Fully Explained. Detailed Electrical Wiring Diagrams and Pictures assist your Home Electrical Projects.

How to Install Kitchen Electrical Wiring
kitchen-electrical-wiring
Kitchen Electrical Wiring
Fully Explained Photos and Wiring Diagrams for Kitchen Electrical Wiring with Code Requirements for most new or remodel projects.

For more information about 3 Way Switch Diagram
3 Way Switch Diagram
3 Way Switch Diagram
3 Way Switch Diagram
In response to the requests for this information, I have developed a comprehensive,step-by-step guide designed to walk you through the identification and wiring of your 3-way switches.

This link is helpful as a Contractor
Electrical Code Articles


» You Can Avoid Costly Mistakes! «

Here's How to Do It:
Wire It Right with the help of my Illustrated Wiring Book

Great for any Home Wiring Project.
  electrical wiring  

Complete Guide to Home Electrical Wiring

Perfect for Homeowners, Students,
Handyman, Handywomen, and Electricians
Includes:
Wiring GFCI Outlets
Wiring Home Electric Circuits
120 Volt and 240 Volt Outlet Circuits
Wiring Light Switches
Wiring 3-Wire and 4-Wire Electric Range
Wiring 3-Wire and 4-Wire Dryer Cord and Dryer Outlet
How to Troubleshoot and Repair Electrical Wiring
Wiring Methods for Upgrading Electrical Wiring
NEC Codes for Home Electrical Wiring
....and much more.




Not the answer you're looking for?
Browse other questions about this topic:

Dimmer Switch Electrical Wiring , , ,

Or Ask Dave a Question



Be Careful and Be Safe - Never Work on Energized Circuits!
Consult your Local Building Department about Permits and Inspections for all Electric Wiring Projects.