Electrical Wiring in Washington
Electrical Wiring in the State of Washington
Recent discussions from homeowners located in Washington about home electrical projects, including home improvements, room additions, remodel projects, electrical troubleshooting and electrical repairs.
Electrical Wiring Projects in Washington
How to Wire an Air Compressor that is Outside
Installing 8o gal air compressor that requires a 30 amp breaker, Can I use a 50 amp hot tub GFCI breaker outside as a hook up?
Electrical Junction Boxes for Home Wiring
Can I use a Plastic Nail Box in the attic as a junction box as long as I put a cover on it to conceal the wires.? Selecting The Right Junction Box for Home Electrical Wiring Projects, Types of Junction Boxes for Home Electrical Wiring.
How to Wire a New Garage Project
Wiring a New Garage and Planning the Circuits : This contains all the basic electrical circuit requirements for the proposed garage...
How I Install Circuit Breakers in Electrical Service Panels
How to Install Circuit Breakers: Organizing the Circuit Cables and Wiring, Making up the Grounds and Neutral Wires, Installing the circuit breakers.
Receptacles Not Getting Full Power
Why Do I Only Have 70 Volts on a 120 Volt Receptacle? How to Troubleshoot and Repair Outlet Problems, The Most Common Problem with Electric Outlets and How to Repair Them.
Cord Size for an Electric Log Splitter
What size extension cord should I use for an electric log splitter?
Fix Bedroom Outlets that Do Not Work
Why do the plugs in the bedroom area not work? Bedroom Electrical Outlet Problems and How to Fix Them, Repairing Outlets and Electrical Connections.
Junction Box Splice for a 220 Volt Electric Range Cable
How do I Splice a 220 Volt Cable in an Electrical Junction Box? Splice Electrical Wires, What to do with the Ground Wire.
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Recent Electrical Wiring Projects in the State of Washington
https://ask-the-electrician.com/zinsco-magnetrip-breakers-and-electrical-panels/electrical-wiring-2/Zinsco Magnetrip Breakers and Electrical PanelsZinsco Magnetrip Breakers and Electrical Panels
Should I replace my Zinsco Electric Service Panel? Zinsco Magnetrip Panels and Circuit Breaker Problems.
https://ask-the-electrician.com/control-options-for-a-submersible-pump/wiring-2/submersible-pump/Wiring Two Power Sources for a Submersible PumpWiring Two Power Sources for a Submersible Pump
How can I have two power sources connected to a single pump and control each separate power source? Control Options for a Wiring a Pump with Two Sources of Power.
https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-for-a-electric-panel-in-a-pump-house-and-a-home/electrical/home-wiring-electrical/Wiring for a Electric Panel in a Pump House and a HomeWiring for a Electric Panel in a Pump House and a Home
Can we run power from the electric utility pole to a large pump house main panel and then to a panel at the main house?
https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-an-electric-dryer-for-a-3-wire-cord/220-volt-wiring/Wiring an Electric Dryer for a 3-Wire CordWiring an Electric Dryer for a 3-Wire Cord
How should I wire the connectors for a dryer cord? Wiring a Dryer Cord: How the electric dryer is wired and what to do if your cord does not match the plug.
https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-a-switched-or-half-hot-outlet/outlets/switched-outlet-outlets/Wiring a Switched or Half-Hot OutletWiring a Switched or Half-Hot Outlet
Wiring a Half Hot Switched Outlet: Question, I'm trying to wire my top outlet to be always hot and the bottom outlet to a switch.
https://ask-the-electrician.com/will-t5-lamps-work-with-a-t12-electronic-fixture-ballast/lighting/Will T5 Lamps Work With A T12 Electronic Fixture Ballast?Will T5 Lamps Work With A T12 Electronic Fixture Ballast?
Retrofitting T12 or T8 to T5. Current fixtures utilize electronic ballast. Will T5 operate on existing ballast or require new...
https://ask-the-electrician.com/why-does-my-hot-tub-stop-working/220-volt-wiring/hot-tub-220-volt-wiring/Why Does My Hot Tub Stop WorkingWhy Does My Hot Tub Stop Working
My Hot Tub is Tripping Off, is the Wire Size Right?
https://ask-the-electrician.com/why-an-outlet-does-not-work-when-it-tests-ok/electrical-wiring-2/Why an Outlet Does Not Work When It Tests OKWhy an Outlet Does Not Work When It Tests OK
My son blew the power in his room when he plugged in a computer. My husband used an electrical meter that showed there was power...
https://ask-the-electrician.com/why-a-neutral-electrical-circuit-wire-may-be-hot/troubleshooting/hot-neutral-wires/Why a Neutral Electrical Circuit Wire May Be HotWhy a Neutral Electrical Circuit Wire May Be Hot
What could be causing the copper ground and neutral wire be hot? Power went out in bathroom and I checked the circuit breaker, and the GFCI and it seems fine.
https://ask-the-electrician.com/what-to-do-with-unused-electrical-circuit-wiring/electrical-wiring-2/What to do with Unused Electrical Circuit WiringWhat to do with Unused Electrical Circuit Wiring
How do I disconnect the electrical wires and leave them in the panel for future use? Disconnecting Unused Electrical Wires, How to Keep Spare Electrical Wiring Safe for Future Use.
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