Wiring Your Home

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Wiring a New Thermostat

Enter the 21st Century in just 7 steps.

How to Install Electrical Wiring

Whether it’s just installing a new light switch or an outlet, knowing how to add wiring to your home is an essential skill.

Install a Motion Sensor

Install a motion sensor never worry about coming home to a dark house again.

How to Install a Dimmer Switch

Installing a dimmer switch is a little more involved than simply swapping out a few wires.

How to Install Surface Wiring

Household electrical work can be an intimidating thing for many homeowners. The thought of cutting holes

Wiring an Outlet

Save big by wiring your own outlet with these 10 easy steps.

Install a Photoelectric Switch

Save money and never worry about turning the lights on when it gets dark by installing a photoelectric switch.

3 and 4-Way Switches Made Easy

Of all the electrical components in a home, none are more hated, and none cause more headaches, than

Telephone Wiring: How to Add an Extra Extension and Check for Problems

With the technology and convenience of cordless phones, it is easier than ever to have a telephone right

Brighten a Corner With a Colander Light Fixture

Create a unique and personalized light-fixture from vintage materials.

New Wiring and Rewiring Questions

Q. I'm trying to refinish a room in our basement. I tore down the ceiling tiles to reveal two clunky

Installing Doorbells and Door Chimes

Doorbell installation, whether in new construction or to replace an old doorbell, is a fairly simple

GFCI Home Wiring Questions

Q. My whirlpool tub is plugged into its own circuit, which is wired into the basement panel on a GFI.