Is this possible? I have a water fountain in my home that had a non gfi plug connected to a wall switch that turned the pump on and off. I put a ...
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We purchased a home about a year ago that had three hard-wired smoke detectors installed. All of them were BRK Electronics Model 2002RAC. All h...
Oven igniter tests good (draws proper current for gas valve)but gets no voltage when in the ckt.. Broiler ignitor works and ignites gas.
I had lightning strike the house and my 10 yr old craftsman stopped working. I bought a new 1/2 hp but of course, its a new model. The new mo...
One interconnected unit is about 2.5 years old, has started chirping, and can't be turned to "off" position to remove the battery per instructions....
Any suggestions of what I should do? I'm lost I've tried everything
Hi. I'm in the process of purchasing a home, and the inspector indicated the stand alone pool pump shed needs GFCI outlets installed. The seller ha...
The outlets in my basement are on a circuit with a 20 amp circuit breaker and 12/2 sheathed electrical cable wiring. However the outlets themselve...
Hi,My husband removed a vanity light bar strip to put up our new fixture. Unfortunately, the box (don't know the technical term here) that we fast...
Hello- I recently added 2 new outlets in my garage, I ran wire and pigtailed them to an existing outlet. I also changed out 2 single light bulbs wi...
Our GE Profile refridgerator has had a persistent chemical smell for the past 3 weeks, smells almost like lighter fluid or a BBQ grill. The smell ...
Our Cape home, 2 floors, was built in 1988. Though we have plenty of outlets, we have no electrical outlets or boxes on our ceiling. I'm thinking...
I have a single phase motor.230 volt, 10 hp , and 46 amps what size of wire and circuit brekar that I need? it
Hello!!! Some body can help me please !!! My service is 208 volts , and I want to install a air compressor in my shop , but I am not sure if I have...
Hello: I purchased an orange Bob Vila Battery Back up from HSN a few years ago. (to jump start car, run computer etc during power outage.) This ...
In the morning, the lights around our single family house, upstairs and downstairs, flicker a few times every minute, consistently for about 30-40 ...
I'm installing a ceiling fan. The wires coming out of the ceiling have the following colors: two black, two white, and one green. The wires on th...
I have the 60's Remcon low voltage lighting system and need to replace the switch plates, because they are cracked, old, ugly, etc. Tried to find ...
Can anyone tell me what type of surge protector is recommended for behind a refrigerator? Is there a type that's an actual outlet that can take the...