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  1. Electrical
    We bought a home built in the 70's and am working on upgrading some bedroom lighting. Currently, there are no ceiling light fixtures and would like to add a lighted ceiling fan. The existing electrical consists of 4 outlets and one switch that controls the top receptacle at each outlet. I would...
  2. Electrical
    I would like to add a light fixture to a room that has a switch controlled split receptacle.The cable for the switched controlled receptacle runs from the switch up through the attic space and then down through the top plate to the receptacle. I am trying to figure out the best and easiest...
  3. Electrical
    So I'm trying to figure out the code for when to use double pole breakers on single leg circuits with regard to multiple circuits in one junction box. Lets use the last example I had to deal with. If I had a fully split receptacle, as in two hot and two neutral, do these circuits need to be on...
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