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Ever wondered what tools an electrical contractor personally uses on the job? Here's your chance for a look into the Internet Electrician's toolbag - what I use on the job, what I recommend...
When stripping cables or wires, you need to use the proper tool for the job, like a good quality wire stripping tool (or a knife when working with larger conductors), and you must be careful...
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Should you hire a professional to tackle that home electrical project, or should you take it on yourself? That's a question that has many homeowners scratching their heads over, and has spa...
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Electrical Code is a set of codes and standards intended to ensure the safe installation of electrical wiring and equipment. Learn why it is vital to follow all electrical code requirement...
The 4-way is used when you want to control the light or lights from two or more locations. (For complete instructions on wiring a basic 4-way switch, see our ‘Wiring a 4-Way SwitchR...
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How to Keep Your Home Safe During the Holiday Season
What’s not to love about the holidays. The gathering of family and friends, holiday baking, belt loosening meals, beautiful decorations, the giving and receiving of gifts … and t...
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There can be a number of possible causes of a power loss to a circuit.  In the following article I review the steps to narrowing down one possible cause for a loss of power and how to remed...
This article examines the possible causes of a faulty GFCI receptacle, how to use a tester to determine if the GFCI receptacle is faulty, and how to replace the receptacle. Continue reading ...
How to Wire LED Patio Lights
In this article and supplementary video, I demonstrate how to add outdoor patio lighting using LED tape lights.   In the example of this specific project, adding LED tape lights to the pati...
How to Wrap an Extension Cord
In this article and supplementary video I share what I consider to be the best way to wrap an extension cord.  It all starts with a scenario that may be very familiar to you.  You need a l...
 

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