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Articles about nec code

Location of a Main Service Disconnect

Updated: October 29, 2019 by: Dave Rongey

Gerry, a Handyman in Arizona asks: Is a main electrical service panel required to have a main breaker or disconnect switch? What is the NEC code article number that states this?


Are GFCI Outlets Required in the Bedroom

Updated: March 27, 2019 by: Dave Rongey

Joe in Ohio asks: I’m having a home remodel done. The electrician is telling me that it is NEC code now that GFCI outlets have to be installed in bedrooms?


How Many Electrical Wires In a Junction Box

Updated: December 11, 2018 by: Dave Rongey

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.


Grounding an Electrical Panel

Updated: November 17, 2018 by: Dave Rongey

How to Ground a Electric Circuit Breaker Panel: Grounding Requirements for Electric Panels, National Electrical Code, NEC Article 250, Grounding a Main Panel, Grounding a Sub-Panel, Electrical Grounding Methods.


Identifying Equipment Ground Conductors and the NEC

Updated: October 2, 2018 by: Dave Rongey

How to Identify Equipment Grounding Conductors as Required by the National Electrical Code


What is The Purpose of the Neutral Wire

Updated: March 12, 2018 by: Dave Rongey

The Purpose of the Neutral Wire in Electrical Systems: What is the purpose of the neutral wire and the difference between the ground wire and the white neutral wire.


Electrical Code for Garage GFI Outlets and Receptacles

Updated: March 10, 2018 by: Dave Rongey

How to Plan and Installing Electrical Wiring for Garage Outlets and Lighting Circuits: Electrical Codes about GFCI protection for 15A and 20A, 125V receptacles in garages.


How to Wire Outlets and Lights for a Room

Updated: December 8, 2017 by: Dave Rongey

Can lights and wall outlets be on the same circuit? Planning the Electrical Wiring When Adding a Room, Electrical Wiring for a Bedroom Light and Outlets.


Does Your Washing Machine Require GFCI Protection

Updated: December 27, 2016 by: Dave Rongey

Should a GFCI Outlet be Installed in a Laundry Room: Wiring an Electric Outlet Circuit for a Washing Machine, Wiring a Laundry Room, Washing Machine Outlet, Outlets Close to a Sink.


Electrical Wiring to NEC Standard

Updated: November 8, 2016 by: Dave Rongey

Wiring a Home to N.E.C. Standards, Home Electrical Wiring in Another Country: I’m building a home in another country where they use 100 volt 60 hertz power, but I want to use 110volt 60 hertz as the standard in the U.S.A.


Electrical Code and Buried UF Cable

Updated: February 10, 2016 by: Dave Rongey

Does the electrical code allow you to run UF cable in concrete? Installing Buried Electrical Cable, The Minimum Covering Requirements for UF Cable.


Installing Pendant Mounted Fluorescent Light Fixtures

Updated: July 11, 2015 by: Dave Rongey

Installing Fluorescent Light Fixtures: How Electrical Codes May Affect Fluorescent Lighting Installations.


GFCI Protection for Kitchen Counter Top Outlets

Updated: July 7, 2012 by: Dave Rongey

To make the counter top outlets GFCI protected while not interrupting the power to the refrigerator…


Electrical Cables Through Wood Framing

Updated: March 25, 2012 by: Dave Rongey

How to Install Electrical Cables Through Holes When You have a Limited to a Maximum Number of Cables