How to Make Two-Prong Outlets Safer

Protect against deadly shocks in four easy steps.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Electrical tape
  • Voltage tester
  • Safety glasses
  • Wire stripper/cutter

New GFCI receptacle, wire nuts (check wire size and number of wires)