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  1. Electrical
    I have a set of lights on my driveway that use an electric eye to turn on when dark. The problem is that the eye is in a very shady location, so the lights often turn on in the middle of the afternoon and stay on until the middle of the next morning. The only way to secure power to the circuit...
  2. Electrical
    I would like to control my pool heater (220v, 50A) using a relay/contactor ( Elk heavy duty relay-contactor; the relay box is not recommended for use in wet places). This would be controlled by 120v from a power cord plugged into a Wemo outlet, allowing ipad scheduling. My question is where...
  3. Electrical
    Summary: I want to find a ceiling fan remote control kit that works with dimmable LEDs. In my house the above table dining room lighting is 2 wire. Given the distance and positioning of the switch, getting a 3 wire fished is pretty impossible short of opening the walls. So I want to use a...
  4. Electrical
    Hi, I'm new here and have been struggling with this problem at my new house. The living room ceiling fan/light with a remote has not worked since we moved in a couple months ago. The fan and receiver are good, because I switched it from my bedroom where it worked no problem. In the junction...
  5. Electrical
    I have a 240V air compressor with a motor starter. I am moving it out of my shop to a add-on room on the back side of the building. At present it is located close to the door and I turn it off and on with a two pole disconnect switch mounted on the compressor. Once it is moved, I don't want to...
  6. Home Theater
    Hi All, Wondering if anyone has experience with any of the IR repeaters on the market? We are getting a nice flat screen TV for the bedroom, and all equipment will be down the hall in the closet. Really do not want to have to have my cable box, etc hanging around on a little stand/table/shelf...
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