Wiring Outlets projects
Add an Electrical Outlet
Eliminate those ugly and often dangerous extension cords. You can add a new outlet quickly and easily without tearing open a wall, if you…
Adding a Receptacle
Switch boxes can sometimes be used as a power source for a new outlet, but only if the box is large enough and has neutral and ground wires…
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How to Install Electrical Outlets in the Kitchen
Not that long ago, the average kitchen counter was home to a toaster, coffeemaker and maybe a blender, but things have changed. It’s…
How to Make Two-Prong Outlets Safer
Increase the safety of your old two-prong outlets by installing a new ground fault circuit interrupter receptacle. The GFCI will protect…
Troubleshooting Dead Outlets and What to do When GFCI Won’t Reset
Usually when an outlet goes dead, the fix is something simple and you can save the cost of a service call by doing the work yourself.…