Installing PVC Conduit

It's cheap, easy and lightweight

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Cordless drill
  • Circular saw
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Needle-nose pliers
  • Lineman's pliers
  • Electrical tape
  • Utility knife
  • Wire stripper/cutter

You'll also need a metal cutting blade for the circular saw and work gloves.

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • PVC conduit and fittings
  • THHN wire
  • Electrical boxes
  • PVC cement for conduit
  • Metal locknuts
  • Metal hangers
  • Plastic bushings