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Rewiring a Basement for Additional Light Fixtures

July 31, 2013 by Dave Rongey

How to Install Basement Electrical Wiring: Basement Wiring Methods for Switches and light Fixtures, Code Compliance, Top Down Wiring Method.

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Outlet Grounding Upgrades

February 3, 2013 by Dave Rongey

How to Ground an Ungrounded Outlet Circuit: In some cases, a separate ground wire may be installed for the ungrounded circuit or device and connected to the bonded ground system.

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Recessed Lighting Designs and Installation Factors

October 14, 2012 by Dave Rongey

Installing Recessed Lighting: Factors to Consider when Choosing Recessed Lighting: I am installing recessed incandescent fixtures in a basement room with no ceiling insulation.

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Electric Cooktop Circuit Requirements for Renters

October 1, 2012 by Dave Rongey

Cook Top Electrical Circuit Requirements – You can only supply 240 volts to a 2 burner 240 volt cook top, and the circuit would need to be rated at the specifications of the cook top that you have.

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Basement Electrical Wiring for Outlets and Switches

September 30, 2012 by Dave Rongey

How to Install Basement Electrical Wiring – Electrical Wiring Diagram for Basement Lights and Outlets – Fully Explained Photos and Wiring Diagrams for Basement Electrical Wiring with Code Requirements for most new or remodel projects.

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Wiring a Smoke Detector in a Basement

September 27, 2012 by Dave Rongey

How to Install Smoke Detectors – Take the mystery out of smoke detector wiring for basements. Smoke alarms provide the earliest warning of both fire and smoke.

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Basement Circuits and Electrical Wiring

April 30, 2011 by Dave Rongey

How do I determine how many circuits to use in a basement project….

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Electrical Power Source for Basement Outlets

July 21, 2010 by Dave Rongey

I am installing 3 new outlets in my basement. There is no extra breaker spot available in my box. Can I splice into an existing…

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How Do I Plan Wiring For A Basement Bedroom?

July 4, 2010 by Dave Rongey

When a bedroom is added to any part of a home dwelling it is required to be wired according to…

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Question – Basement Wiring Methods

February 20, 2009 by Dave Rongey

Romex or metal cable: What should be used when wiring a basement and how is the wiring protected?

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