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Recent Questions about Electrical Wiring
Why Does My Hot Tub Stop Working
Mark in Seattle Washington asks: My Hot Tub is Tripping Off, is the Wire Size Right?
Wiring for a Ceiling Fan Dimmer and Control Switch
David in Maryland asks: How is a Dimmer and Fan Control Switch wired for my Ceiling Fan?
How Much Power an Electric Panel Has Left
Chuck in Virginia asks: How can I find out the amount of amperage available in my 200 amp Panel?
Electrical Problem with GFCI Outlet in Kitchen
Kevin, a General Contractor in New York asks: What would cause problems with outlets in the kitchen that would sporadically shut down and minutes later power would resume?
Connecting an EV Charger in a Detached Garage
Matthew in California asks: Can I plug my EV Car Charger cord into an apartment garage using an extension cord?
Wiring a 15amp 125volt Receptacle with Multiwire Configuration
Michael in Maine asks: Is it permissible to connect a 15A, 125V duplex receptacle to both phase conductors of a 120 240V, single phase multiwire branch circuit?
Cord Size for an Electric Log Splitter
Scott in Washington asks: What size extension cord should I use for an electric log splitter?
How Should I Label Electric Service and Distribution Panels
John in California asks: How should I label the Main Meter Service Panel and the Service Distribution Panel with all the breakers for the home?
How to Wire a Replacement Water Heater
Mark in Idaho asks: How do I wire a new water heater when the wiring is differently than the old water heater?
Why a Dryer Does Not Dry Clothes
Chris in Mississippi asks: Why did our dryer quit blowing hot air?
Which Fuse for an HVAC Unit FLNR60 or FRN-R60
James in Maryland asks: What is the difference between a FLNR 60 Fuse and a FRN-R 60 Fuse?
How to Replace an Outlet with a GFCI
Adriel in Florida asks: I'm trying to replace a kitchen outlet for a GFCI one. How do i hook up the new GFCI outlet?
Wiring a Light Fixture to a GFCI Outlet
Tom in Florida asks: I added a spot light to an outside receptacle, checked for voltage before closing up box, now the light does not work, could it be the GFCI receptacle?
Wiring a New Electric Range to an Old Circuit
Jerry in Colorado asks: Our kitchen range has died and we are purchasing a new electric range. Is our existing circuit wiring going to work?
Replaced a Ceiling Fan Now it is Not Working
Kris in Missouri asks: My son and I replaced a Ceiling Fan in his bedroom. The fan and light were working prior to replacing, now it does not work.
Installing 220Volt for a Range and Dryer in a Basement
Sal in Utah asks: I am installing new 220volty lines for a range and dryer running through an exposed Basement ceiling. Does the wire need to be in conduit?