I have an oven-stove unit that has a three prong 220 pigtail but the outlet requires a 4 prong pigtail. Can I just replace the pigtail with a new 4...
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We remodeled two bathrooms a few years ago and installed identical light fixtures in each. Each fixture holds two 60 watt bulbs. On one of these ...
Can you GFCI protect outlets in a non-grounded two wire sheathed electrical cable wiring system?If so, please explain.
the light switch being off. Basically, I replaced two fixtures, one of which operates perfectly with the light switch. The other, however, remain...
hi! I recently bought a house where, when they finished up the basement, they placed the shower stall in front of... THE FUSE BOX!!! They even glu...
Here is my issue......I have a 3 way ciruit.I want to replace one 3 way switch with a dimmer. The line power goes to the first switch and then ...
Hi,I had to move to an apartment on the 3rd floor. I purchased a tripod to mount the 18inch dish on and flat coaxial cables to run under the window...
I am planning to move my existing interior breaker box from its current location inside the house to a spot underneath the house. My house is loca...
Hi. I am trying to install a grounding rod.The area near my electrical box is paved inwith concrete. I acquired a 3/4" star drilland hand drillin...
I recently moved into a new apt. - problem is with the dryer outlet it does not match the plug on my dryer - is this something easy to swap out or ...
I have some questions regarding the 2002 NEC definition of ‚Äúbathroom‚Äù specifically as it affects breaker panel placement. A room with a basin ...
We have a flat roof Spanish home built in 1931 with the original Knob & Tube wiring. The appearance from the attic crawl space is that it is in go...
I am building a garage in my backyard. How do I begin getting the electricity from the breakerbox in the house to the breakerbox in the garage?
Is aluminum wiring solid like copper or is it a coating over a copper core? I have been working on my new house (built 1946) to prep for my move i...
Right now I have a light/fan combo in my bathroom and just one switch for it. I would like to install a light/fan/heat combo, but want to have dif...
Help! need information on periscope dryer venting systems.october 4/02
Recently I have noticed my appliances and lights dimming whenever another appliance is being used. Example: I have the exhaust fan over the range o...
My electric dryer is not heating. I have been told to check the coil, some ceramic transfer block and heating sensor. I have seen where they are ...
Please, has anyone any idea why our upstairs tv's, change channel or turn themselves off, when any upstairs light switches are used?
I'm replacing old grounded receptacles. According to the NEC, should the U-shaped hole for grounding, that is in the new receptacle, go on top, wh...