Wiring Your Home

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How to Install a Double Pole Switch

It can be a valuable emergency feature.

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.

Building a House: Where to Put Electrical Outlets

Make plugging in fast and efficient.

Install a Photoelectric Switch

Save money and never worry about turning the lights on.

Wiring Your Tiny Home

It's significantly easier than with a full sized home.

How to Install Surface Wiring

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

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

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.

How to Test for Ground

Outlets not grounded or improperly wired can cause a serious safety hazard. It can be verified quickly with these simple few tips.

Wiring an Outlet

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

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.