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Recent Home Electrical Wiring Topics

  • How to Install Wiring in a Basement

    • Can the Romex brand wire be used when Wiring a Basement? Romex or metal cable: What should be used when wiring a basement and how is the wiring protected. NEC Code Article Sections 336-6c, 333-11

  • Installing a Electric Water Heater Circuit

    • How to Wire an Electric Water Heater Circuit: We are installing the wiring for an electric water heater circuit and we need to make sure we are using the right wire size.

  • How to Repair Water Damaged Electrical Equipment

    • How can I Restore a Water Damaged Electric Motor and Electrical Equipment? How to Repair Water Damaged Motors and Electrical Equipment, The Process to Help Restore Water Damaged Electrical Equipment.

  • Electric Circuit Repair after Flood or Water Damage

    • What should I do about Water Damaged Electrical Wires? Basic Procedure for Water Damaged Electrical Systems, Electrical Repairs for Water Damaged Electrical Wiring and Parts.

  • How to Identify Electrical Problems

    • Why did my lights and outlets stop working? Identifying Electrical Wiring Problems when lights and outlets are not working.

  • Why Light Switches May Not Be Working

    • Why did my light switch stop working? The Most Common Problems with Light Switches and How to Fix Them. Wiring More Than One Light Switch in the Same Switch Box.

  • Estimating The Cost To Install A Home Generator

    • How do we locate a Qualified Electrician to install a Generator for our Home? Estimate the Cost to Install a Home Generator, Factors that will Effect the Cost of a Home Generator Installation, Local Code Standards and Ordinances.

  • When Storms Cause Electrical Problems

    • What Can I Do to get the Power Back On After a Storm? Storm Damaged Home Electrical Systems, Water and Flood Damaged Electrical Wiring.

  • Wiring a Bathroom Outlet

    • I want to add an outlet to a bathroom, where do I connect the new outlet? How to add an Electrical Outlet to a Bathroom.


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