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  1. Electrical
    I was doing some work on my rental property and noticed one of the electrical outlets is not working. Tested it and it had no power. I pulled the outlet out and hooked up to it was 2 neutral wires on one side and 1 hot wire on the other although the hot wire had no power. Also going through the...
  2. Electrical
    a terminal section of one of my circuits that is used entirely for lights loads off of an old BX cable that has no ground and aluminum wires coated in cloth insulation (old). i used MC cable with ground. in the JB, i just put a green ground screw and pigtail the loading ground wire to it...
  3. Electrical
    I have a receptacle in my house with an open ground. Almost all of the house is done with knob and tube wiring, but the boxes are grounded, somehow... Anyways, this one box is not grounded. I'd like to put my cable modem and router there, but I definately want them to be surge protected, as I...
  4. Electrical
    Hi All, I finished wiring my basement with 8 new receptacles and 7 out of 8 with an "Open Ground" indicator except of the last receptacle which was fine (correct) and that leads to the main electrical panel. I checked all receptacles and make sure that the grounds are screwed tight to either...
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