FTW, consumer grade air compressors follow the "rating" of shop vacs, even thougth they are induction motors. It might have HP tag on the compr...
Motors can draw 6-8 times there normal full load current when starting. Specially for compressors. However, breakers work don't tripp the instan...
Bathrooms require a dedicated 20 amp circuit. There are 2 options that can be used. 1) That 20 amp circuit can service the receptacles in one...
I am afraid that a voltage reading from hot to ground, specially if he uses a digital voltmeter, is less reliable than the 3 neon bulb tester. P...
Most closets whould also have problems meeting the clearance requirements. http://www.codecheck.com/pg25_26electrical.html#breakerpanels
I have a Batchors of Electrical Engineering. I was a 5 year program, 12 months a year for the last 3 yars with equal weight in power and electronci...
How old is the house. If it has gone through many renovations it is impossible to say. The old box might have been removed and/or no wire or ...
The OP has an older GE 3-wire low-voltage system. This uses relays for the controls and the 'switch plates' are not regular switches. one lighting ...
The radiant floor units can be put on a thermostat/time clock to have it read for you. But for the heat lamps go to a large lighting store and t...
I don't think that my ceiling heat lamp does that much good. Maybe it is the bald head that is reflecting all of the heat. Since you are redoing...
"You are beyond hope and beyond reason. use all the aliases you want....you're toast." Sorry, but I have never posted under an alias, here or an...
"habital space: So you know that this room has a seconary means of egress, (like an approved "escape" window)? The OP never said so, and specifical...