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Electrical Wiring in Maine

Electrical Wiring in the State of Maine


Recent discussions from homeowners located in Maine about home electrical projects, including home improvements, room additions, remodel projects, electrical troubleshooting and electrical repairs.

Electrical Wiring Projects in Maine


Baseboard Heater Electric Circuit
What Size Circuit Does a Baseboard Heater Need to Have? Electrical Circuit Requirements for a Baseboard Heater.
How to Wire a Ceiling Fan in an Older Home
I am installing a ceiling fan in an old home where there are three wires in the box, how should I connect the wires? How to Connect the Wires for a Ceiling Fan in an Older Home: The Process for Identifying Wires for a Ceiling Fan.
How to Wire Your Own Home
Several homeowners perform Do-It-Yourself projects including home electrical wiring, Here are some guidelines
Installing Programmable Thermostats
How should I install a programmable thermostat for my Baseboard Heaters? Installing a Programmable Thermostat, Thermostat Compatibility with Heating Units.
Wiring a 15amp 125volt Receptacle with Multiwire Configuration
Is it permissible to connect a 15A, 125V duplex receptacle to both phase conductors of a 120 240V, single phase multiwire branch circuit?
Why Fluorescent Lamps May Not Be Bright
My kitchen fluorescent lights have dimmed down to the point where we can barely see that there's electricity even getting to them...
Wiring a Plug to be Controlled by a Switch
How can I have the top plug to be switched and bottom to be live? Wire Half-Hot Plugs and Switched Outlets.
Sizing A Main Electrical Panel For A Home
What size main panel should I install for my home electrical circuits? How to Size a Main Electrical Service Panel for a Home.


Recent Electrical Wiring Projects in the State of Maine


https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-a-plug-to-be-controled-by-a-switch/outlets/switched-outlet-outlets/Wiring a Plug to be Controlled by a SwitchWiring a Plug to be Controlled by a Switch
How can I have the top plug to be switched and bottom to be live? Wire Half-Hot Plugs and Switched Outlets.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-a-30-amp-outlet-for-a-motor-home/electrical-wiring-2/Wiring a 30 Amp Outlet for a Motor HomeWiring a 30 Amp Outlet for a Motor Home
Installing a 30 Amp Outlet for a Motor Home - The 30 amp service for the motor home may be brought into a sub panel where a 30 amp circuit ...

https://ask-the-electrician.com/wiring-a-15amp-125volt-receptacle-with-multiwire-configuration/outlets/Wiring a 15amp 125volt Receptacle with Multiwire ConfigurationWiring a 15amp 125volt Receptacle with Multiwire Configuration
Is it permissible to connect a 15A, 125V duplex receptacle to both phase conductors of a 120 240V, single phase multiwire branch circuit?

https://ask-the-electrician.com/why-fluorescent-lamps-may-not-be-bright/lighting/fluorescent-lighting/Why Fluorescent Lamps May Not Be BrightWhy Fluorescent Lamps May Not Be Bright
My kitchen fluorescent lights have dimmed down to the point where we can barely see that there's electricity even getting to them...

https://ask-the-electrician.com/the-importance-of-electrical-cover-plates/electrical-repair/The Importance of Electrical Cover PlatesThe Importance of Electrical Cover Plates
Prevent Electrical Hazards by Covering Switches and Outlets - One great safety measure is to simply replace an switch or outlet cover to avoid the exposure of electrical wiring and to keep fingers from coming into contact with energized parts.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/sizing-a-main-electrical-panel-for-a-home/electric/Sizing A Main Electrical Panel For A HomeSizing A Main Electrical Panel For A Home
What size main panel should I install for my home electrical circuits? How to Size a Main Electrical Service Panel for a Home.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/replacing-a-220-volt-light-bulb-with-120-volt/lighting/220-volt-light-fixture/Replacing a 220 Volt Light Bulb with 120 VoltReplacing a 220 Volt Light Bulb with 120 Volt
I bought a wooden decorative lamp from Korea, the salesman told me that I'd need to change the 10 watt bulb because they use 220 V electricity, what bulb should I get...

https://ask-the-electrician.com/steps-to-take-to-lower-your-electric-bill/electrical-questions/electric-appliances-questions/Question – Steps to Take to Lower Your Electric BillQuestion – Steps to Take to Lower Your Electric Bill
How to Lower Your Electric Bill: Home Appliances and Electrical Consumption. Tracking Down High Energy that leads to Big Electric Bills

https://ask-the-electrician.com/installing-programmable-thermostats/220-volt-wiring/water-heater-220-volt-wiring/programmable-thermostats/Installing Programmable ThermostatsInstalling Programmable Thermostats
How should I install a programmable thermostat for my Baseboard Heaters? Installing a Programmable Thermostat, Thermostat Compatibility with Heating Units.

https://ask-the-electrician.com/how-to-wire-your-own-home/electrical-wiring-2/How to Wire Your Own HomeHow to Wire Your Own Home
Several homeowners perform Do-It-Yourself projects including home electrical wiring, Here are some guidelines

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