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Required Tools for this Project

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

    • Tape measure
    • 4-in-1 screwdriver
    • Drill/driver, cordless
    • Torpedo level
    • Drill bit set
    • 1-in. drill bit
    • Hacksaw
    • Pipe wrenches, 2
    • Pliers
    • Spade
    • Wire stripper/cutter

You'll also need a mattock, pipe bender, fish tape, and leather gloves.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

    • RMC (rigid metal conduit)
    • EMT (electrical metallic tubing)
    • Fittings (connectors, LBs)
    • Electrical boxes
    • Stranded electrical wires, 2 (white and black)
    • Wire connectors
    • Conduit straps
    • Duct seal
    • Electrical tape
    • Switch
    • GFCI

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