Breaker Box projects
Breaker Box Safety: How to Connect a New Circuit
Adding a new circuit can be a daunting and even dangerous job. We show you how to do it with step-by-step instructions and important,…
Add More Breakers to a Full Fuse Box
Add tandem breakers to expand the available circuits in your fuse box (more accurately called a breaker box). But be careful. Only certain…
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How Circuit Breakers Work
Breakers tripping too often? Learn how circuit breakers work and how to calculate the safe electrical loads for the circuits in your house.
Testing a Circuit Breaker Panel for 240-Volt Electrical Service
Analyze your circuit breaker panel to see if you have amperage capacity and the physical space needed for a new 240-volt circuit or appliance.