Attic Fan Replacement

Dear Mr. Electrician:  How do I determine if I need an attic fan replacement? Answer:  You may not need a full attic fan replacement.  Many...

KITCHENS

GROUNDING AND BONDING

Home Lightning Protection

HOW DO I SET UP A HOME LIGHTNING PROTECTION SYSTEM? A home lightning protection system consists of several components.  Good earth grounding through ground rods...

Best Surge Protector Installation

Dear Mr. Electrician:  What is the best surge protector that will protect my computer from lightning and how do I install it? Answer: Methods to...

Lightning Protection For TV and Telephone

Dear Mr. Electrician:  What can I do for lightning protection for my TV and telephone lines?  My neighbor was blown out of her chair...

SWITCHES AND SWITCH BOXES

Control Ceiling Fan With Two Switches

Dear Mr. Electrician:  I want to control my ceiling fan and light separately with two wall switches. Answer:  To control the ceiling fan and light...

Adding Bathroom Fan Switch

Dear Mr. Electrician:  How do I add a switch to my existing bathroom light switch to control my bathroom fan separately? Answer:  Depending on how...

Convert Switched Outlet To Hot

Dear Mr. Electrician:  How do I convert a switched outlet to an outlet that is always hot. Answer:  It is usually a few simple wiring...

SAFETY