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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


Prevent a Basement from Water Damage and Flood
What can I do to make sure the basement does not flood and prevent water damage?
Stop Smoke Detector False Alarms Once and For All
Azad in Illinois asks: Why Do my The Smoke Detectors Keep Going Off During the Night? How to Stop Smoke Detector False Alarms.
Common Mistakes When Wiring a Switched Half-Hot Outlet
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.
How to Wire a Smart Thermostat
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 Fix an Outlet that has a Yellow Light and is Not Working
We have an outlet that has a yellow light and the outlet is not working.
Converting a Fluorescent Light to Energy Efficient
How to Convert a Fluorescent Light Fixture from Magnetic Ballast and T12 Lamps to Electronic Ballast and T8 Lamps: Electronic Ballast, Replacement Lamps, Lamp Sockets, Fluorescent Light Color Options, Procedure to Convert the Light Fixture Ballast and Lamps.
Adding an Outlet to a Wall Switch
I wired an outlet from a light switch but the outlet does not work, what did I do wrong? How to Wire a Switch Controlled Outlet.
Bathroom Light Switch Wiring Diagrams
Where do all the wires connect to a light switch? Electrical Wiring for a Bathroom Light Switch with Wiring Diagrams.

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Recent Electrical Wiring Projects in the State of Illinois


https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-light-switches-and-fixtures/switches-2/light-switch-wiring-switches-2/Wiring Light Switches and FixturesWiring Light Switches and Fixtures
How to Wire Light Switches and Light Fixtures. Switch wiring and the junction box.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-for-a-ceiling-light-fixture-in-chicago/lighting/Wiring for a Ceiling Light FixtureWiring for a Ceiling Light Fixture
How to Wire a Light Fixture with a Blue Wire, Orange Wire, and White Wire: Wiring a light fixture with a black and white wire.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-a-wall-switch-and-outlet-combo-device/electrical-wiring-2/Wiring a Wall Switch and Outlet Combo DeviceWiring a Wall Switch and Outlet Combo Device
Electrical Wiring for a Light Switch and Wall Outlet: Combo Switch and Outlet, A Switched Outlet, GFCI Requirement for Switched Outlets.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-a-240volt-air-compressor/electric/air-compressor/Wiring a 240Volt Air CompressorWiring a 240Volt Air Compressor
I am wiring a new air compressor. It is 240volt, 28 amps, 7.5 hp, single phase. Is #6 wire big enough?

https://ask-the-electrician.com/why-dryers-will-not-dry-clothes-or-produce-heat/electric/dryer-electric/Why Dryers Will Not Dry Clothes or Produce HeatWhy Dryers Will Not Dry Clothes or Produce Heat
Why is my clothes dryer is turning but not heating and not drying the clothes? How to Find Out Why Dryers Will Not Dry Clothes or Produce Heat.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/what-is-the-correct-electrical-wire-size-for-your-project/electrical-repair/What is the Correct Electrical Wire Size for Your Project?What is the Correct Electrical Wire Size for Your Project?
What type of wire should I use for Electrical Wiring? How to Select the Right Wire and Cable.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/using-correct-light-bulbs-for-your-light-fixture/electrical-repair/Using Correct Light Bulbs for Your Light FixtureUsing Correct Light Bulbs for Your Light Fixture
I changed a Light Bulb and now we Smell Burning Plastic, What Should We Do? Replacement Light Bulbs for Light Fixtures.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/using-copper-and-aluminum-wire-for-home-circuits/electrical/splices-electrical/electrical-wire-splice-splices-electrical/Using Copper and Aluminum Wire for Home CircuitsUsing Copper and Aluminum Wire for Home Circuits
When splicing aluminum and copper wires do the wire connectors need to be a special type? Wiring Methods for Copper and Aluminum Wires, Safe uses of Aluminum Wire for Larger Home Electrical Circuits.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/testing-an-electrical-circuit-for-a-ground/electrical/Testing An Electrical Circuit For A GroundTesting An Electrical Circuit For A Ground
Should I make sure my Circuits are Properly Grounded? How to Determine if a Circuit is Actually Grounded and how to proceed to bond your system for equipment protection

https://ask-the-electrician.com/stop-smoke-detector-false-alarms-once-and-for-all/smoke-detectors/Stop Smoke Detector False Alarms Once and For AllStop Smoke Detector False Alarms Once and For All
Azad in Illinois asks: Why Do my The Smoke Detectors Keep Going Off During the Night? How to Stop Smoke Detector False Alarms.

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