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  1. Electrical
    Hey everyone, New to the forum, but not to DIY. Pretty handy with most things (cars, general carpentry, DIY around the house, etc), but not afraid to ask for help when I need it and for this project wanted to consult some of the experts so I get it right the first time since it'll be a pain to...
  2. Electrical
    I am pulling a cable from the breaker which is situated inside the house in Red Deer, Alberta and want to run a wire to the deck where I will install a GFCI Receptacle in a weather proof box. I have NMD90 cable with me and intend to run it through a conduit all the way from the breaker to the...
  3. Electrical
    Help: Outdoor Ceiling Fans Shutting Themselves off. I have a covered deck that I added electric to. I put in a new 20 amp breaker, ran a line to a GFCI outlet. From the outlet, it gets split one line to another outlet then a switch to a light (this is actually a capped line until I install the...
  4. Electrical
    in the backyard there are three outlets. the first one has always worked. the other two did not (when we bought the house) we took off the face plates and found out that there were two sets of wires not connected. we assumed these went to the other two outlets so we connected them. This tripped...
  5. Electrical
    purchased foreclosed property with no information from previous owners. home inspection report states, "electrical outlets are not operational, (for increased safety GFCI required)" regarding the outdoor irrigation barbeque pit area. inspector verbally stated it wasn't a fuse box issue (tripped...
  6. Electrical
    I live in Upstate NY. I have a deck that is attached to the house. The deck runs about 25 feet from the house to an above ground pool. I bought a new pump that I have to run AC to. Can I run outdoor rated cable from the box in the house along the underside of the deck, maybe stapling it to...
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