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  1. Electrical
    I would like to control my fan using remote and the light on the fan using both remote and switch. Is that possible. I have 1 black wire, 1 red wire for light, neutral and ground wire coming from the ceiling. I have capped the red wire and connected the black wire to the remote receiver. I am...
  2. Electrical
    guys i have 2 side by side switches on 2nd floor for front and back floodlights (don't know why builders put it on 2nd floor) I need to remote control it on 1st floor (2 remotes) Was thinking of something like the following ...
  3. Electrical
    I have a 3 speed ceiling fan with pull chain for selecting speed. Is there a way to install a remote so I will be able to select speed from the remote without the chain, or do I just need to get one to turn the fan and light on and off at the speed the selector chain switch already has it on?
  4. HVAC
    I have a Zooling mini-split unit installed in my apartment, but do not have the proper remote to operate it. Does anyone have any information about this brand? I haven't been able to turn up much info. Also, does anyone know if a universal remote will work with this particular unit (and if so...
  5. HVAC
    Hi everyone. As the title says, I'm looking for a wifi thermostat which also accepts remote sensors. I want to lock up my thermostat in a closet where no one can mess with it. Sure I could just put a plastic lock box over it, but that's ugly and I would miss out on the cool iPad / iPhone app...
  6. Electrical
    Question: I would like to remove the right wall switch of a dual switch arrangement. What wiring changes do I need to make (see current wiring diagram attached)? Background: I just finished replacing a celing fan with one that has a remote control. Our house is new enough that it has a dual...
  7. Electrical
    Hey everyone, I just purchased a Harbor Breeze Crosswinds ceiling fan; special at Lowe's. Now I've never installed a ceiling fan before, so this is coming together as it progresses. My issue is this, the fan has a remote which is awesome, but I don't want to be completely dependent on the remote...
  8. Electrical
    I have a room with a ceiling fan/light unit, but theres only 1 switch on the wall. I want to be able to control the fan and light separately without pulling chains on the unit itself. All I could find is this...
  9. Electrical
    I am replacing an old, hideous ceiling fan with a new remote-controlled fan. The older fan is controlled by two motor control/light dimmer knobs on the wall. Question #1: What do I do with the wall switches before I install the new fan? I assume they need to stay hot all the time since the...
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