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Question – Troubleshooting a Dryer Plug


What causes a 240 volt outlet to give only 120 volts?


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How do I install a fixture box for my outside light?


There are a variety of fixture boxes that can be used for just about any wiring situation. If the 2×6 is directly at the desired location for the light fixture then…


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My light fixture does not work right, what is wrong?


I just put up a light fixture and now the switch not working right. How to Wire a Light Fixture and Switch.


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Electrical Conduit Installation


What is the best way to install underground electrical PVC conduit? Can I use schedule 40 PVC conduit coming from underground, exposed for 4 feet outside the wall, then up the wall.


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Bathroom Light Fixture Wiring


How to Connect Light Fixture Wiring: How to Determine the Cause of a Tripping Circuit Breaker for a Bathroom Light, Light Fixture Wiring Connections, Bathroom Light Fixture Wire Size.


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Why do my outlets have 120 volts and nothing works?


My outlets are reading 120V on my meter but when I plug something in they do not work. Why Electrical Outlets May Not be Working.


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Hot Tub Circuit Requirements and Electrical Wiring


Can I use a voltage converter for a hot tub? My new hot tub requires 220volts and i was wondering if I could use a step up voltage converter from 110v to 220v and still work for the hot tub.


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Red Wire for Ceiling Fan Wiring


How do I connect the wires for my ceiling fan? The old fan was connected to a ground, a neutral, a hot, and a fourth red wire that I presume is an additional hot.


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How To Wire a 24 Hour Time Switch


Trying to install a 24 Hour Timer Switch, the single pole switch currently in the wall has the black wire from the “load” pigtailed and the red wire from the “line” goes to the other terminal on the single pole switch…


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Does Your Residential Electrical Service Need Replacing?


Home Electrical Safety Inspections are a great way to check your home for possible electrical problems.


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My Air Conditioner Keeps Tripping it’s Circuit Breaker


An HVAC Service Technician can provide a series of tests to see…


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Hot Tub GFCI Circuit Breaker Wiring


Hot Tub Electrical Wiring and Installing a GFCI Circuit Breaker: As Described, wiring a GFCI Circuit Breaker for a Hot Tub is not the same as wiring a regular circuit breaker.


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Adding a Light Fixture to a 3 Way Switch


3 Way Switch Wiring Diagrams: There are wiring modifications which would allow you to accomplish what you are trying to do, however the specific 3-way switch method that you now have must be identified.


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Why did my computer screen just turn green?


I had this same thing happen to me. What I finally discovered is that the cable from the monitor to the computer was…


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How To Wire An Outlet From A Switch


Wiring Electrical Outlet for the Home, Home electrical which wiring includes 110 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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Light Fixture Wiring and the Spare Red Wire


How to Connect the Red Wire for a Ceiling Light Fixture: The Red Wire in the Ceiling Fan or Light Fixture Wiring.


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