I have an old light fixture in a bedroom closet - the type that has a chain to turn the light on that is on the ceiling. I want to replace this fix...
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I'm remodeling my basement and several outlets are not working (weren't working before demolition). I recieved advice to run through it with a cir...
The outlets in my basement were working for the 6 months that I have been in my new house. But today I went to turn on the t.v. and nothing happene...
My range has an existing vent above it, that just filters and recirculates the air. There is no vent to the attic.What are recommended types or mo...
Several years back our icemaker started leaking and it damaged the wood sub-floor before we knew about the leak. We turned off the icemaker, but ha...
I recently purchased a 1954 house that I'm told is not grounded. Can anyone give me an estimated cost for an electrician to ground the circuits? ...
I am looking to install 4 recessed lighting cans in my 9' x 11' in an open finished basement area. The area is under the kitchen and has drywall f...
My circuit runs seven light fixtures. 14/2 runs from the box to the first light - then three wire to the remaining lights - then two wire to the s...
Is the same wire used for wood studs ok for aluminum studs for the basement I'm going to finish? Thanks.
I have a problem with my oven unit. It's falling back into the wall with no visible damage around the frame. I'm wondering what could cause the sto...
Do these transformer convert down to exactly 24 volts? My multimeter reads about 28 volts for the transformer I installed to power a humidifier, wi...
I just got a new range and was about to replace the harvest gold (LOL) range hood when it occurred to me that I'd seen a lot of microwaves above ra...
I recently removed a vanity strip in one of my bathrooms to paint the walls and clean the fixture. I noticed that it was wired rather strangely an...
I have a ceiling light with one switch. I want to replace it with a ceiling fan with a light kit. Is there any problems doing this?
what is the NEC requirement on a 110 Volt 15 amp wiring for a single pole switch to an oil fired furnace?
This 45+ yr old house needs a complete rewire from entrance to outlets. The wiring questions I'll save for another post.The new entrance will requi...
Hi,I'm in the process of cutting thru the wall between the kitchen and dining room to makea pass thru counter. The wall is 6 ins thick and the proj...
I am trying to replace an old GE sink dispoesr with a new In-Sink Erator model (555).I was having difficulty trying to get the sink flange separate...
I am looking for a dryer vent that either eliminates or minimizes the amount of lint that stick to a stucco wall. Can anyone recommend a vent?
I am a little lost. I understand the concept of three way switches, but I am a little confused on how to add a second light to the configuration. ...