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Old 03-23-2011, 01:07 AM   #1
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Hello, I have a friend that just got an apartment and wants to rewire a light. Currently, there is a light in a hallway with a pullchain attached to it. How would I add a light switch to it? Thanks

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Old 03-23-2011, 01:51 AM   #2
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If it's an apartment, I seriously doubt he is allowed to do any electrical work. Has he addressed this with the landlord?

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Look into a wireless switch

Battery powered switch that sends a signal to a socket adapter screwed into the existing light

http://www.google.com/products/catal...d=0CFUQ8wIwBQ#
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