Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Voltage tester
- Needle-nose pliers
- Drywall saw
- Wire stripper/cutter
- 4-in-1 screwdriver
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Electrical cable, about 5 ft.
- Remodeling box
- Receptacle (outlet)
- Wire connectors, several sizes