I've read about wiring issues here, and the issues related to grounding. I too have an older home (1948) without grounded wiring. The wire cables...
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i recently wired a ceiling fan into an older home, the number of wires in the new junction box are giving me fits when i try to stuff them back whe...
What is the formula used to determine the correct amperage circuit breaker? I am rewiring an older home, and, having done some electrical work in t...
I've replaced several bulbs in my basement landing light, which is recessed in the ceiling. I've even replaced the socket and checked the rest of ...
Is there an easy way to install a new electrical box in a pre-existing wall without destroying the wall?
I heard of a very quiet bathroom exhaust fan that mounts in the roof rafters not the ceiling rafters. It is then duct down to the bathroom ceiling...
My house was built in 1956 and an addition added later. All wire needs to be replaced. The main house is not a problem but the addition has no atti...
Need instructions for fixing Craftsman table saw. Relay/capacitor/...good. Windings good...must not be connected right. Any schematics available...
i need instructions or a diagram for"wiring"a 240 volt 5 hp Craftsman air compressor from my shop to the service pole. Also is there anywhere I can...
while upgrading a wall, I am relocating the switch. The line in the wall is too short. I plan to place a junction box at the end of the existing li...
I recently purchased a new home and have begun renovating the basement I have discovered that a switch a 3 way switch has been wired incorrectly it...
Last spring I had two 8 foot flourescent double tube fixtures added to an existing circuit with two 100 watt regular light bulbs and 1 four foot fl...
I have single toggle switch plate that is 3.5inch wide and 5inch high. I can't find a replacement for this, since everything in stores for a single...
Does anyone have any good easy solution how to provide an external outlet or how to get power to a car block heater?We live in a second floor rente...
My bathroom outlets have gone out.There connected to the outside plug which has a (tester plug?).I can usually press the reset button and it'll go ...
I need to upgrade the wiring in my home. It's braded resin stuff now. The wiring is insufficient to run all our appliances, and is a fire hazard....
We just moved into a new house with GFCIs outlets. Our other house did not have these so we are very unfamiliar with the outlets. One evening we we...
We just bought a house that is 6 years old. It seems that the hall lights burn out frequently. I change the fixture because I thought it was a ch...
I want to have a heated driveway installed. Does anyone know a site where I can find radiant cables for such a project?