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Summary: Electrical wiring projects in Washington PA are best performed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor, or a Certified Electrician to ensure that the project is installed according to local and National Electrical Codes. Installing new or replacement electrical parts or equipment may require a permit and inspections.

Electrical Wiring and Electrical Repairs for Washington PA

Test GFCI Outlets and Circuit Breakers Often!

Electrical Contractors and Electricians in Washington PA can assist you with:
Washington PA Home Generators and Transfer Switch.
Install Outdoor Lighting in Washington PA for Security and Safety.
Installing Ceiling Fans in Washington PA and Remote Controls.
Wiring 3-Way and 4Way Light Switches in Washington PA.
Install Dimmer Switches in Washington PA for Light Fixtures.
Install a Dryer Circuit, Hook Up a Dryer Outlet, Connect a Dryer Cord in Washington PA.
Install Motion Detectors and Dusk to Dawn Lighting in Washington PA.
Install and Repair Electrical Circuit Wiring for Outlets in Washington PA.
Repair or Replace Noisy Smoke Detectors in Washington PA.
Install or Repair GFCI Outlet Wiring for homes in Washington PA.
Kitchen Remodeling and Upgrades for Washington PA. Homes.
Electrical Troubleshooting and Repair Services for the Washington PA area.
Electrical service panel installation, fuse box replacement, electrical repairs and upgrades. Adding a new circuit, or replacing a bad circuit breaker for your home in the Washington PA area, whatever your electrical projects may be, large or small, the qualified electricians and electrical contractors will be sure to assist you for a safer and more enjoyable home. Be sure to ask about a Home Electrical Safety Inspection.

Home Electrical Wiring Tips for Homeowners in Washington PA

Home Wiring Projects Located in Washington

Junction Box Splice for a 220 Volt Electric Range Cable

How do I Splice a 220 Volt Cable in an Electrical Junction Box? Splice Electrical Wires, What to do with the Ground Wire.

Ceiling Fan Wiring for a Wall Remote Control

Installing a Ceiling Fan Wall Mounted or Hand Held Remote Controls and Ceiling Fan Wiring

How To Add an Electrical Outlet

I would like to add an electric outlet, how is this done? How to Install Electrical Wiring for an Outlet, Guide to Wiring When Adding an Electric Outlet, Locating a Power Source for an Outlet.

How I Install Circuit Breakers in Electrical Service Panels

How to Install Circuit Breakers: Organizing the Circuit Cables and Wiring, Making up the Grounds and Neutral Wires, Installing the circuit breakers.

Should You Tap 220 Electrical Wiring for a 120 Volt Circuit?

Splicing a 220-240 Volt Multi-Wire Branch Circuit for 110-120 Volts: Considerations when trying to provide a source for 110 volt or 120 volt power, Understanding 220, 230 and 240 volt Electrical Circuits.

What to do with Unused Electrical Circuit Wiring

How do I disconnect the electrical wires and leave them in the panel for future use? Disconnecting Unused Electrical Wires, How to Keep Spare Electrical Wiring Safe for Future Use.

Why a Neutral Electrical Circuit Wire May Be Hot

What could be causing the copper ground and neutral wire be hot? Power went out in bathroom and I checked the circuit breaker, and the GFCI and it seems fine.

Electrical Junction Boxes for Home Wiring

Can I use a Plastic Nail Box in the attic as a junction box as long as I put a cover on it to conceal the wires.? Selecting The Right Junction Box for Home Electrical Wiring Projects, Types of Junction Boxes for Home Electrical Wiring.

Electrical Wiring for a Dishwasher and Disposal Outlet

The disposal is plugged into the receptacle and has power but the dishwasher which is plugged into the same receptacle does not have power: How to Wire a Dishwasher and Garbage Disposal Outlet: Common Problems When Wiring a Dishwasher and Disposal Outlet.


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Excerpts from Recent Questions about Electrical Wiring Projects:

I’m wanting to convert a hard wired 8 pendant light fixture to a swag/ plug in light. The extension/ plug in cord I have is 14 gauge and and the light fixture wires are 16 gauge. Can I combine them? The light fixture has a ground wire so I wanted to get an extension cord […]

I am connecting a 30amp sub panel to my outside shed, and had a on the wiring. As it sits I am running 10/3 Armorlite Flex from my main to the shed, but my regards when I go from inside the house to outside. My run goes up from the main panel through […]

I have three outdoor lights all controlled by a single switch. I would like to convert the middle light in the series to a motion detector light/camera (Ring). This would require this fixture to be ‘always on’ without affecting the switch capability of the first and third light in the series. How can I change […]

I have a dedicated 20 amp circuit for my one year old microwave oven (GE JVM3160DF4BB). When I reset the breaker, the oven will come alive and can operate the clock and the light OK. When the oven is used for heating however, it trips the circuit breaker again. Tripping Breaker for a Microwave Oven […]

Setting in a new fan/light in shower that requires GFCI. There is 20amp GFCI circuit already in bathroom. I want to set up the 20A switch for the light on one wall and the 20A switch/timer for the fan on the opposite wall with fan/light in ceiling between. Connecting to power on 12/2 wire from […]

I’m wanting to install a 240v water heater element in a home brew setup but I’m having a hard time figuring the wiring out. I have photos of what it should be wires to and how but it’s not making sense. I’m not understanding how to get 240v to it. I’m going to plug it […]

I have kind of a unique situation I’ll try not to draw it out. I had my house built a couple years ago and when I did so I brought 2 200 amp services to the garage where the builder was to use one for the house and install a remote disconnect on the second […]

My house is from the 1950’s and has two wire outlets in rooms that have not been updated. I would like to make all rooms 3 wire grounded outlets but do not want to tear up sheetrock. Access from the basement is difficult. Can I run a copper large gauge ground on the outside of […]

I have an outdoor light that is always on. There is no on/off switch that I can find. I can use the curcuit breaker to turn off power, but then I also lose power to my soffit lights which by the way can be operated by a switch inside my entry. How do I find […]

I replaced all old outlets with new outlets in a run of 5 wall receptacles, but did not notice which one was the switched outlet controlled by a single switch with no power at the switch only a black and white wire. All the receptacles, except one have two cables into them with red black […]

I have a new ceramic kiln. It is rated at 240v with 48amp breaker. It is hooked to a 60amp breaker. It is directly wired to the breaker box. I am sending photos showing the panel on the side of the kiln. The kiln is rated to go 2350 degrees F. The kiln has a […]

I am looking at adding a 4-wire 240V line, either a 14-30 or 14-50 for an electric home brewery. I don’t have access to add to my box. and would like to tap into my Hot tub 60A line thru a junction box. I can switch the hot tub off during brewing sessions so I […]

Reworked outlet. The dimmer switch turns on the lights over the sink but there is about a one second delay. Should I replace the current dimmer switch with one that controls halogen, incondesant and led bulbs? the current model is a lutron dimmer and is next to a gfci outlet in the same box. the […]

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