Wiring a recent dormer addition, the cathedral ceiling lights are located in the rafters. Local code inspector notes he adopts the NEC code. Does n...
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How many minis or twins can you use in a panel (100a) before you max out and have to upgrade a panel to 150 or 200 amps.Thanks Joe!Ed
Can I run 10/3 NM-B through 1/2 emt? If not, then what size? I am running it to my exterior breaker box. I only need to run it through a six inc...
I presently have a 100 amp service with a circuit breaker panel and everyone at work tells me I have to upgrade to a 200 amp service. But after re...
I am converting a 220 air conditoner circuit to 110 air conditoner circuit. It has 10/2 wire. Do I use a double pole 20a breaker or single pole? ...
Our kitchen does not have enough outlets and we want to remedy this situation. There are now a total of 3 outlets on a GFCI circuit. 2 of these are...
I would like to add a whirlpool tub in a basement bathroom. One end of the tub would be installed on the same wall as the main 200A panel (directly...
I am remodeling an old house. The wiring is complete except for the clothes dryer circuit. Should I go with the original 2 conductor cable or swit...
I have a range hood in my new house that doesn't work. It's old enough that I think it should just be replaced. Any suggestions? Can I handle th...
Again thanks for all the advise! Finally got a response from the County Code Office with lots more info. Including information I didn't hear from...
I want to add an outlet to a wall. There is an outlet on the other side of the wall. Can I simply run my wire from that outlet to my new outlet? ...
I am replacing a toggle switch with a dimmer. The toggle had one wire running from a terminal into the wall and a wire from the back to a terminal ...
After completely rewiring the electrical service in my 90-year-old home, I'm stumped by the simplest problem:I have two "ding-dong" type chimes con...
I have an older three-story home that was wired with knob and tube. The first two floors have been rewired. The third, which has been used just for...
My garbage disposal stopped working. It is controlled by a standard switch near the sink. I popped on a new switch I had laying around but it sti...
I have an exhaust fan mounted in the ceiling over my tub that also has a light on it. It is operated by a pull-chain which has broken off. When I r...
Hey there,I am considering purchasing a heater of of eaby the is rated at 4000 watts-208 single phase. What would the best wire be for this circui...
We are building our first home and it is almost complete. The interior is done but the siding is not yet on the upper level (brick on the lower lev...