Electrical Wiring in Illinois
Electrical Wiring in the State of Illinois
Recent discussions from homeowners located in Illinois about home electrical projects, including home improvements, room additions, remodel projects, electrical troubleshooting and electrical repairs.
Electrical Wiring Projects in Illinois
230 Volt Air Conditioner Wiring
Adding an Outlet to a Wall Switch
Bathroom Light Switch Wiring Diagrams
How to Fix an Outlet that has a Yellow Light and is Not Working
How to Wire a Smart Thermostat
How to Install and Wire a Baseboard Heater
About Light Fixtures and No Ground Wire
Wiring a 240Volt Air Compressor
Common Mistakes When Wiring a Switched Half-Hot Outlet
Wiring Light Switches and Fixtures
Listing of Cities
Recent Electrical Wiring Projects in the State of Illinois
Is there any kind of adapter that will allow me to plug my new 230-volt 15 amp AC into my existing 220-volt 20 volt plug. How to Wire a 220 Volt Air Conditioner.
Steve in Illinois asks: My kitchen has an exterior wall with a door that goes out onto a patio, with a switch inside near the door going outside that is the only one controlling an overhead kitchen light. I drilled a hole through the brick to add an outlet outside, piggybacking off the kitchen light switch.
Where do all the wires connect to a light switch? Electrical Wiring for a Bathroom Light Switch with Wiring Diagrams.
Joe in Illinois asks: In the garage we have a double outlet. At the moment, the light above is yellow and it is not working.
Gregg in Illinois asks: My current wiring only has 4 wires but I understand I can use the fan wire and make it a common wire. How to Wire a Smart Thermostat, Change the Wiring for a Smart Thermostat.
How to Wire a Baseboard Heater: Wiring Connections for a Baseboard Heater Thermostat, Thermostat Mounted on the Wall Heater Unit, Remote Thermostats or Wall Mounted Thermostats.
How can I wire switches and light fixtures when there is no ground wire? How to Install a Light Fixture without a Ground Wire.
I am wiring a new air compressor. It is 240volt, 28 amps, 7.5 hp, single phase. Is #6 wire big enough?
I replaced the switch and outlets in a bedroom, why don't they work right? How to Wire a Half-Hot Switched Outlet and Avoid the Most Common Mistakes.
Switch wiring and the junction box: How to Wire Light Switches and Light Fixtures.
What type of wire should I use for Electrical Wiring? How to Select the Right Wire and Cable.
Why is the main electric service panel located outside some homes? Your Main Electrical Panel Location may Depend on Local Codes.
I replaced the light fixtures now nothing works when I turned the breaker back on. How to Troubleshoot a Light Fixture Problem.
How can a stove be connect to a 3-wire outlet? 3Wire and 4Wire Range and Stove Circuits, Wiring 3 prong and 4 prong Range Cords.
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