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Projects and advice for outdoor lighting, adding new outlets and all electrical projects.
What Does Wi-Fi Stand For?
Hint: It's not "wireless fidelity."
27 Must-Know Tips for Wiring Switches and Outlets Yourself
The 8 Most Common National Electric Code Violations DIYers Make
12 Tips for Easier Home Electrical Wiring
What You Should Do with Crowded Electrical Boxes
Use a Surge Protector for Electronic Devices
Tips for Coaxial Cable Wiring
In today's information age, a massive amount of information is being pushed through our coaxial...
How to Successfully Move Electrical Boxes
Extension rings will do the trick
How to Hang a Ceiling Light Fixture
Nothing spoils a dinner party like a chandelier in the pasta or a sudden blackout....
19 Handy Hints for DIY Electrical Work
Get to know these tricks before you tackle electrical projects at home.
Installing Recessed Lighting for Dramatic Effect
Installing recessed lighting, even in the toughest situation—by fishing wires.
The Best Way to Label and Test Breaker Switches
Plug a radio into an outlet to see what breaker switch controls the outlet.
Electrical Box Basics All Homeowners Should Know
With the variety of different electrical boxes available at home centers, how do you know...
Low-Voltage Outdoor Lighting
Enjoy the beauty of your landscape (and sure footing) after sunset with low voltage lighting....
Fix a Sensitive Arc Fault Circuit Breaker
How to diagnose and fix an arc fault circuit interrupter (AFCI) problem.
Wiring a Plug: Replacing a Plug and Rewiring Electronics
How to wire a new plug safely
How to Install Deck Lighting
Low-voltage systems make lighting a deck both safer and easier.
How to Install Outdoor Lighting and Outlet
Underground wiring puts light and power anywhere in the yard. We'll show you how to...
13 Things Your Electrician Wants You to Know
Almost every home uses electric service to one degree or another. And sooner or later,...
How to Choose and Install Motion Sensor Lighting
Automatic night lighting when and where you need it; learn how to install a motion sensor light
Preventing Electrical Overloads
Circuit breakers, overloads and your electrical system.
How to Wire a 3 Way Light Switch
Plans and instructions to change a single-pole switch to a 3 way switch.
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Fluorescent Closet Light Fixtures
Fluorescent lights over the door solve a closet lighting problem
How to Build a Soffit Box with Recessed Lighting
Add interest to a bedroom or kitchen by building a soffit with drywall, wood trim and rope lights.
Add an Electrical Outlet
Use this easy method to install a new electrical outlet without a lot of wire pulling.
Breaker Box Safety: How to Connect a New Circuit
Add a new circuit to your home's wiring