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Old 03-28-2010, 06:18 PM   #1
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just wondering if someone can give me a quick answer. I currently have 7 receptacles and 3 lights on one circuit. the receptacles are in the living room and the lights are in the basement. I have just installed 6 recessed lights in the living room. does anyone think that that is too much to add to the circuit. not much gets plugged in in the living room T.V. couple of lamps dvd player, occasional vacuum cleaner.

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Without knowing wattages and the rating of the circuit, the quick answer is you should probably add a circuit.

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if you happen to live in canada then you must install a new circuit, which only allows 12 devices on a ciricuit.
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