Wiring the Garage

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Old 03-23-01, 03:35 AM
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I currently own a home that is anbout 10 years old, the garage is unfinished and not insulated. There is only One small light and one receptical inthe garage. I want to attempt to add florecent lights, several recepticals, telephone wire, additonal recepticals for tools, refridgerator and Cat5 for internet access. I have never done this before. How would I completely wire the garage ?
 
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Old 03-23-01, 05:01 AM
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well, it sounds like you'd need to investigate the power available there now first. Most likley you will need to supply additional circuits from your electrical panel.

 
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Old 03-23-01, 06:39 PM
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Your question is so broad, only a book can cover it all. Go to the library or Home Depot and get a few books on home wiring. One key question is whether your breaker panel is in the garage and whether it has excess capacity -- if so, this job will be easy. It would also be lucky if your telephone network interface box were on the outside garage wall.
 
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