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02-22-16, 09:43 AM
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Posted By alissa427

We determined they were on the same circuit with...

We determined they were on the same circuit with one of us standing at the circuit box flipping switches, the other upstairs with a voltage tester. All electrical including heat was dead with a...
02-01-16, 10:46 AM
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Views: 874
Posted By alissa427

Is 120V breaker OK for all upstairs electrical incl. BB heat?

I'm a frequent DIYer, but I admit I'm a complete novice when it comes to electrical.

That being said, I have no real intent to do any electrical work on my heating system, but I think we've come...
08-06-12, 09:12 AM
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Views: 7,692
Posted By alissa427

Regardless of the panel and all that, much of the...

Regardless of the panel and all that, much of the original part of the house is still 2-wire, including the kitchen (a separate wire was run to the newer stove, however). I plan to install a GFCI...
08-03-12, 05:58 AM
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Posted By alissa427

Hmmm, I had suspected that first electrician was...

Hmmm, I had suspected that first electrician was trying to get me to pay to have extra things done (taking out the receptacle, "sealing it up", and putting a blank cover plate over it). Thank you...
08-02-12, 08:05 PM
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Views: 7,692
Posted By alissa427

Is this outlet too close to the tub?

For a moment, try to look beyond the ugly tile and outdated linoleum in this picture. I know it will be difficult.

Look at the electrical outlet. Is it too close to the tub on the left and/or...
08-02-12, 07:39 PM
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Views: 988
Posted By alissa427

I didn't realize this at the time, but on the...

I didn't realize this at the time, but on the base of the wall where the dropped toy box hit is one of those old four-prong phone outlets. I cringe to think that it made contact with electrical...
08-01-12, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 988
Posted By alissa427

Oops. Yes, a circuit breaker. I was struggling...

Oops. Yes, a circuit breaker. I was struggling to find the right word. It looks like a switch.
08-01-12, 12:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 988
Posted By alissa427

How did the breaker get tripped when I dropped a box?

My house was built in the early 1900s and underwent a pretty major remodel in the 1970s. We bought the house in 2011. The breaker panel is on the new side, with a ground. Most of our outlets are...
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