Electrical inspection

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Why Didn’t I Think of That?

These ingenious tips, tricks and solutions to common problems are simple, smart and straightforward. These home hacks are far out.

An Electrician Explains How to Wire a Switched (Half-Hot) Outlet

Detailed instructions for wiring an outlet so that half of it can be turned on via a wall switch. All your questions will be answered by an expert electrician, with diagrams and a video to help you.

Light Switch Wiring Diagram

Need a Light Switch Wiring Diagram? Whether you have power coming in through the switch or from the lights, these switch wiring diagrams will show you the light.

How to Install a Bath Vent Fan

When building a new bathroom, you can't forget the vent! This important feature is responsible for keeping your bathroom free of moisture, mold, and mildew.

Note Breaker Number On Outlet Cover

Once I've determined which circuit that a switch or outlet belongs to, I jot down the breaker number on the inside of the outlet cover.

Foam Outlet Insulation Stops Cold Air Coming Through Electrical Outlets

Stop drafts cold at electrical boxes with these easy foam outlet insulation tips.

Frame a Door Rough Opening - Fine Homebuilding

Oregon builder, Scott Grice, teaches you his 3 simple rules for framing door rough openings efficiently. Grice begins the process by marking all the plates at the same time; the plates are marked with the trimmer, stud, header, and cripple locations.

How to wire switches

How to wire switches

How to Install Electrical Outlets in the Kitchen

Adding more outlets can be the easiest way to connect all of your cooking appliances in the kitchen. Follow this step-by-step guide on how to install an electrical outlet.

Air Sealing: Step 03 - Poking Holes

Now that the whole house is nicely wrapped in our Intello air-barrier, we have to deal with all the funny spots where we need to (for one reason or another ) break through that barrier. That would mean things like windows and doors, electrical outlets, plumbing and ventilation lines and all the other things that move around inside of our walls. This is the part of air-sealing that takes the most attention and care and usually a fair bit of on-site imagineering, no matter how much planning…

Adding recessed lighting to room with ceiling fan/light already installed

Ok, First off I have done small electrical projects like add outlets, but never anything major. I have a loft with a ceiling fan/light that is just not bright enough to light up the entire room. The

Electrical Wiring: How to Run Power Anywhere

The easiest way to bring electricity to a shed, garden or lamppost

An Electrician Explains How to Wire a Switched (Half-Hot) Outlet

Detailed instructions for wiring an outlet so that half of it can be turned on via a wall switch. All your questions will be answered by an expert electrician, with diagrams and a video to help you.

How to Carpet a Basement Floor

Keep your finished basement floor dry, even if the concrete gets wet.

How to Wire Electrical Switches and Outlets The Complete Guide to Wiring

Wiring electrical switches, outlets, and fans, with easy to follow instructions, pictures, and diagrams, as well as many other DIY electrical projects.