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How to Replace a Pool Light
Learn how to replace a pool light safely and easily. Professional step-by-step instruction is provided in this informative video. Continue reading →...
Exposure to asbestos fibers can pose a real danger. Be aware of the hazards associated with this material, and follow safe practices to eliminate the possibility of exposure. Continue readi...
3-way switch wiring diagram variation #6: Multiple lights in the middle of two 3-way switches is shown in this detailed wiring diagram. Continue reading →...
This articles outline the steps involved in replacing a bath fan switch with an electronic timing device. A standard single pole switch will be replaced with an electronic timing switch for...
How to wire a 3-way switch that controls a light while keeping a duplex receptacle 'hot' is explained by Terry Peterman, the Internet Electrician. Continue reading →...
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Recent changes to the electrical code has required that any receptacles installed in wet locations must be protected with an in-use weatherproof receptacle cover and enclosure. The video co...
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Is there a fire hazard with leaving countertop appliances plugged in while not in use? With today's technology there may be a valid reason to unplug your countertop appliances to avoid any ...
Installing Faceplate 2
Should a DIYer tackle their own home electrical repairs? This article presents six key questions that you must ask yourself before you consider attempting a home wiring project. Continue re...
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This article features some examples of some of the more extreme wiring scenarios we found in Costa Rica. Some situations were downright dangerous, while others were a source of amusement. C...
Bad Connection
In this article I talk about what it means to have a “broken neutral”, and the problems that this condition can cause. Continue reading →...

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