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Old 02-22-2011, 01:00 PM   #1
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Postion of Swith Box/Switch

Need to move an existing light switch up about 2 inches, but runing into a 2x4 brace. Any problem with mounting the box/switch on its side?

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Old 02-22-2011, 01:36 PM   #2
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in short no. but what about trimming the brace so the box fits?

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Can you move it more than the two inches so you can clear the brace? Nothing wrong with a box mounted sideways other than it doesn't look good.
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