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Is it a receptacle or is it an electrical outlet? These terms are really interchangeable, but are often confused by the DIYer. This article reviews the basics of the electrical receptacle ...
Power in to light, switch leg to switch
Can you add an outlet or a receptacle from a switch box? This question comes up fairly often, and causes a lot of frustration for our visitors. Learn the answer. Continue reading →...
Christmas Lights
Christmas home electrical safety practices are especially important during the holiday season. Using a ladder, getting up on your roof, and adding additional loads from Christmas lights to ...
Keep receptacle hot post dwg1
Can you connect a receptacle from a light outlet, but keep the receptacle hot when the light switch is off? It depends how the circuit is wired. Continue reading →...
line voltage thermostat
When choosing between using a spring wound timer vs. a line voltage thermostat as a means to control an attic fan, the line voltage thermostat is your best choice. This article reviews the ...
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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 →...
Staple Shark
If you’ve ever tried to remove a staple that is firmly embedded in place, then you know how difficult a task that can prove to be. Continue reading →...
Spa Light Fixture
In this post we will replace a faulty spa light fixture with a new one, covering all the steps necessary to accomplish this task. Continue reading →...
Croc's
Just one of the many tools available from Rack-A-Tiers is one of the most important tools that an electrician or a DIY handyperson can own. It’s a wire-stripper and more, and it’s call...
Faulty Switch
Do you have a wall/light switch that is causing you some problems, or that you suspect might be faulty? Problems with a light switch is something most homeowners experience at one time or a...
 

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