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Connecting Your Circuits to a Generator

 Dear Mr. Electrician:  How do I connect all of my circuits to a portable generator sub-panel? Answer:  It is possible to wire your circuits into...

Add Another Light Switch to One Existing

Dear Mr. Electrician:  How do I add one more light switch to one in my bedroom?  The existing wall switch controls an outlet.  I...

Switched Outlet Wiring Diagrams

Dear Mr. Electrician:  How do I wire a switched outlet?  I need the wiring diagram for a switched electrical receptacle outlet in my basement. ...

Smart Light Switch Wiring Diagrams

Dear Mr. Electrician:  What is the correct light switch wiring diagram I should use to control ceiling lights?  I also want to add a...

Holiday Safety Tips

 Dear Mr. Electrician:  How can I make my home safe for the holidays?  My family wants to set up elaborate decorations, but we don't...

4 Socket Electric Meter Base Replacement

Dear Mr. Electrician: How does a four socket electric meter base stack get replaced?  I live in a condominium community.  While walking my dog...

Set Up A Home Woodworking Shop

Dear Mr. Electrician:  How can I put together a cheap woodworking shop in my home? Answer:  Yes you can build a woodworking shop on a...

Four-Way and Intermediate Switch Wiring Diagrams

4-Way & Intermediate Switch Diagrams Dear Mr. Electrician: How do I wire four way switches?  I need additional light switches to control the same light...

Three Way Light Switch Wiring Diagrams

Dear Mr. Electrician: I need a 3-way light switch wiring diagram.  I have two switches that control one light in my kitchen.  I am...

Electrical Conduit Hole Saw Sizes

 Dear Mr. Electrician: What are the actual hole saw sizes for the various trade sizes of electrical conduit?  I plan to install a lot...