Electrical Install & Repair

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DIY Electrical Toolkit Essentials

I’m no electrician, but it seems like I’m always tackling some minor electrical project around my house, so I finally came up with an inexpensive electrical toolkit in an easy-to-grab container to make all those electrical projects a breeze! Read on to find out more.

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Attaching wires to light switch.

How to Replace a Single Pole Wall Switch

Replacing a standard, single pole wall light switch is an easy DIY project that only requires a few tools and a little know how. Read this article to find out how to replace a light switch in your home.

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Digging trenches for landscape lighting wiring

Installing Landscape Lighting for the Kuppersmith Project House

The exterior lighting for the Kuppersmith Project house included architectural lighting to illuminate the house itself, landscape lighting, and fixtures installed in the trees to provide the soft glow of simulated moonlight. Watch this video to find out more.

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Replacing a Bathroom Exhaust Fan

The easiest way to replace a bathroom exhaust vent fan, is to buy a kit that replaces the old motor while reusing the existing housing. Watch this video to see how to replace the motor in your bathroom vent fan.

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Installing a Paddle Ceiling Fan

Paddle fans are a great way to keep cool and save energy in your home. Watch this video to find out how to replace an existing light fixture with a paddle fan.

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Installing a Dimmer Switch

Replacing a standard wall switch with a dimmer switch is a great way to improve the lighting in your home. Watch this video to find out how to replace a wall switch with a dimmer switch.

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How to Shim Out Electrical Outlet or Switch When Installing a Tile Backsplash

Roxanne asks, “How can I make electrical outlets flush with a new tile backsplash?”

To shim out an electrical outlet, use an electrical box extender. Read on to find out more.

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Installing a programmable timer switch in a wall electrical box

How to Install a Programmable Timer Switch

Replacing a wall switch with a programmable timer switch is a great way to increase the function of a standard light switch. Features of digital timer switches nclude 7-day customization, random vacation settings, and a backup battery. Read on to find out how to install a programmable digital timer switch in your home.

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