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What To Do With The Ground Wire


Where do I attach the ground wire? Grounding Wall Outlets and Light Switches: What to do When there is Nothing to Attach the Ground Wire to, Grounding Wall Outlets and Light Switches, Ground Wires and Ungrounded Fixtures and Boxes, Bonding the Ground Wire.


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How to Identify Light Fixture Wiring


How to Identify and Repair Light Fixture Wiring Problems: The original fixture was wired using the sets of screws as terminals or a junction. Removing these wires and creating a color to color splice or matching the original terminal wiring configuration, then adding the wires from the new fixtures and installing a wire connector should work just fine.


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Wiring a New Electric Range to an Old Circuit


Our kitchen range has stopped working and we are purchasing a new electric range. Is our existing circuit wiring going to work with the new range?


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Attic Wiring, Junction Boxes and Electrical Safety


How to Store Unused Electrical Wires: Is it safe to leave live wires capped in switch box covered by flat plate?


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Causes of Inconsistent Voltage On a Circuit


Why is there inconsistent voltage on a lighting circuit? Possible causes of a Light Circuit with Incorrect Voltage.


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Hot Tub Cable and Electrical Wiring


How to Install Hot Tub Electrical Circuit Wiring: Can I run a regular 6AWG 3 conductor wire plus ground through a one inch conduit or do I need to run outdoor 6AWG wire?


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Replacing a Ceiling Track Light


I installed all new track light, and my no-touch power tester lights up almost anywhere on the ceiling within 12 inches of the track. Is this normal?


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Splicing Electrical Wires Safely


How to Splice Electrical Wires: Electrical Wire Types and Approved Splicing Practices, Electrical Wire Size, Solid and Stranded Wire, Tin Coated Copper Wire


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Electrical Wiring for a Bath Light Fan Combo


How do I wire the switches for my bath fan and light? How to Identify Electrical Wiring for Installing a Bath Fan Combo with a Light, Wiring Connections for a Bathroom Exhaust Fan.


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Methods for Splicing Electrical Wires


How to Splice Electrical Wires and Cables: Is it safe to install junction boxes to splice several wires?


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How Many Electrical Wires In a Junction Box


How to Wire a Junction Box: Selecting a Junction Box for Electrical Wiring, The Basics of Electrical Junction Boxes, The number of wires that are allowed in a Junction Box.


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Electrical Junction Box Access


Installing Electrical Wiring and Junction Boxes – Electrical Code for How Many Wires in Junction Boxes – There is always the possibility that electrical wiring connections or splices could become faulty so the required access is necessary perform inspections an repairs as needed.


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Garage Electrical Wiring On a Concrete Wall


Does garage electrical wiring have to be protected with conduit? How to Install Garage Electrical Wiring on a Concrete Wall, Methods for Installing Electrical Conduit for Surface Mounted Electric Wiring.


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Rewiring Home Electrical Circuit Wiring


How should I install junction boxes when rewiring a home? How to Install Electrical Wiring and Junction Boxes, Junction Boxes for Home the Home Rewiring Process.


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Understanding Electrical Wiring for Ceiling Light Fixtures


Ceiling Light Fixture Electrical Wiring and Connections: Depending on the age of the home there may be one or more cables found in the ceiling junction box. These cables are used for distributing power to the light fixture, the wall switch, and may provide power to wall receptacle outlets as well.


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Wiring a Kitchen Hood Exhaust Fan


Installing Electrical Circuit Wiring For a Kitchen Exhaust Fan


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