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 to Prepare an Electrical Panel for a Generator
Energy Savings Controls for Outdoor Lighting
Ground Wires and 240 Volt Circuits
Electrical Earth Grounding Methods
Why Outlets and Lights Lost Power
How to Fix a Dusk to Dawn Light Fixture
Why Is My Bathroom Light Fixture Not Working?
Causes of Lost Electrical Power to Outlets
Adding an Outlet to a Light Switch
GE Breaker Type Prevents Dryer From Working – Part 2
Listing of Cities
Recent Electrical Wiring Projects in the State of California
Greg in Los Angeles California asks: If I install that interlock transfer switch kit to my main breaker do I need to do the whole Sub Panel install?
How can a photocell be used to control outside lights? Control Different Types of Outdoor Security Lighting so they Come On Automatically and Save Money on Your Electric Bill.
What should I do with the ground wire on a 240volt circuit? How and Where to Connect Ground Wires on 240 Volt Circuits.
How should I install a ground for my electrical service panel? How to Install an Earth Ground System for a Home Electrical Panel.
Gordie in California asks: How Can I find out why my lights and outlets do not work? How to Troubleshoot Why Outlets and Lights Have Lost Power.
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.
How Can I Fix a Bathroom Light and Exhaust Fan that Stopped Working? The Most Common Problems with Bathroom Light Fixtures and How You Can Fix Them.
How to Troubleshoot Lost Power to Outlets: Repairing an Outlet Circuit Problem, Circuit Problems or Faults, Checking Outlets and Electrical Circuit Wiring.
Andrey in Massachusetts asks; How Switch Wiring Can Be Used for Receptacle Outlets?
Dryer Circuit and Circuit Breakers: This problem was due to a typical error of installing the breaker into a position of the panel which prevented the breaker from producing 240 volts.
Stephanie in California asks; How Can I Wire Two Light Switches to Control One Light Fixture?
Is my off-grid solar system and back-up generator connected right? Surge Protection for an Off-Grid System.
Thinking about installing a Sub Panel? Here is what must be considered first, and you may find that you really do not need a sub panel at all.
Can the Romex brand wire be used when Wiring a Basement? Romex or metal cable: What should be used when wiring a basement and how is the wiring protected. NEC Code Article Sections 336-6c, 333-11
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