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  1. Electrical
    Hi, I am trying to convert this single double toggle switch to two separate switches. When I try it, they don’t work. How can I do this correctly? Do I need to add an additional wire? Photos of the double toggle switch wired correctly and pictures of my new 1/2 paddle switches from Legrand.
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    Like most garage door openers my garage door light comes on when it opens, and stays on for about 30 seconds. I am installing 6 Maxcor DLR56 LED Lights 15 watts per light to replace an existing fluorescent light. How can I wire an independent switch to turn the lights on at anytime, but also...
  3. Electrical
    Hello. I'm wiring a basement bedroom and i'm wiring lights and plugs on the same circuit. I'm wondering if i'm allowed to run 14/2 into the switch outlet, 14/2 out of the switch outlet to the next receptacle (not switched) and and a third 14/2 to the switched light? I've haven't come across a...
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    Can someone please help me understand what in the world is going on in this pic? 7 cables (all 12/2 Romex) entering a three switch box. The switch in the middle is a 3 way switch. I understand the wiring basics, but this one goes a little beyond me. Also, the triangles represent wire nuts or...
  5. Electrical
    I'm replacing several light switches in my mother-in-law's house to give it a more updated look (house is over 50 years old). I replaced the single light switches no problem, but the ceiling lights that are controlled by two switches is throwing me off. Right now, one of the two switches can...
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