Important Guidelines for Copper and Aluminum Electrical Wiring: I am re-wiring my house to change aluminum wire to copper wire.
Planning and Installing Recessed Lighting – Factors for the type of light fixture that you select may be determined by the space where the recessed light fixture cans will be installed and the amount and type of insulation.
How to Avoid Mistakes when Installing Basement Electrical Wiring for Lighting and Outlets: There is no benefit from increasing the wire size, in fact #12 is harder to work with especially when installing switches that are rated for 15 amps.
How to Select the Correct Electrical Outlets for the Circuit Wiring – This should not be a problem as it is common for a standard 15 amp outlet to be installed on a 20 amp circuit, in fact some outlets have a 20 amp feed through capacity
The Dangers of Up Sizing Electrical Circuit Breaker – The purpose of a fuse or circuit breaker is to protect the electrical circuit wiring and components against overheating and electrical short or fault. Circuit protection with a fuse or breaker is accomplished by specific sizing for the specific circuit and wiring type that is installed.
How To Select The Right Fuse for Safety – Make sure the Replacement Fuse is the Right Type and Size
Selecting the Correct Wire Size for Ceiling Fans and Lights – In new construction the wire size for is determined by the…
How to Determine the Circuit Size for a Lighting by Calculating the Total Electrical Load…
WARNING – Incorrect Circuit Breaker Size Can Lead to a Fire Hazard Due to Overloading Aluminum Wire or Cable