Electrical Wiring in California
Electrical Wiring in the State of California
Recent discussions from homeowners located in California about home electrical projects, including home improvements, room additions, remodel projects, electrical troubleshooting and electrical repairs.
Electrical Wiring Projects in California
How Should I Label Electric Service and Distribution Panels
How to Prepare an Electrical Panel for a Generator
Why Circuit Breakers Trip Off and What To Do Next
Connecting an EV Charger in a Detached Garage
Damaged Extension Cord Causes Outlets to Stop Working
How to Locate an Electrical Wiring Problem
Outside Lights Stopped Working after a Rain Storm
Adding an Outlet to a Light Switch
Method to Convert 220 volt to 120 volt
Connecting A Generator To A Home
Listing of Cities
Recent Electrical Wiring Projects in the State of California
How should I label the Main Meter Service Panel and the Service Distribution Panel with all the breakers for the home?
If I install that interlock transfer switch kit to my main breaker do I need to do the whole Sub Panel install?
What Causes a Circuit Breaker to Trip Off? The Most Common Problems that Cause a Tripping Circuit Breaker.
Can I plug my EV Car Charger cord into an apartment garage using an extension cord?
How to Reset GFCI Outlets and Circuit Breakers to Restore Electrical Power: Locating and Testing GFCI Outlets and Circuit Breakers.
I have a very unique problem in a home where on a 20 amp circuit the bare conductor is carrying the positive or hot side of the 120 volt and the black conductor is acting as the ground and the white is the neutral.
Power runs from the house to an exterior driveway gate where we have two photocell lights on top of rock columns. After heavy rains our outside lights stopped working and a GFCI outlet tripped off.
Andrey in Massachusetts asks; How Switch Wiring Can Be Used for Receptacle Outlets?
Voltage Converters or Transformers for Specific 120 Volt Applications: A 120 volt circuit cannot be tapped off of a 220 volt circuit simply because there is no insulated neutral wire conductor that is used in this type of 220 volt circuit.
How should I install the wiring to connect a generator to my home? Planning and Installing a Generator with a Transfer Switch: How to Connect a Generator to a Home.
Should I wire my motor for 240volt or 120volt? The advantages of wiring a volt motor for 240 volts.
Understanding Sump Pump Circuit Requirements - It is good to consider all the possibilities of failure that could occur and deal with them right away and put into place all the safe guards to make sure the project is done right the first time.
How to Repair a Dusk to Dawn or Motion Detector Light Fixture: Security Light Fixture TEST Setting Functions, Replacing a Motion Detector Head on a Dusk to Dawn Fixture, How to Test a Photo Cell.
Why am I getting shocked by my electric dryer? How to Check a Dryer Electric Circuit, Troubleshooting Dryer Electrical Wiring Connections.
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