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Hello,

Just joined this chatroom to find an answer to an electrical situation that I have. This thread is a pretty close example to my situation, let me explain.
First, I'm retired and a pretty good "handyman" and have a resonable understanding of electrical. But, by no means a professional so a simple explaination might help.
I have a pretty simple setup in my kitchen/dinning room with a three way switch at one end of the kitchen to control overhead lighting and the same at the other end of the dinning room that's also a three way. Next to the cabinets (in the middle of both kitchen and dinning room) is the other switch.
I want to add under and over cabinet lights in that switch. In other words, have the existing light switch for kitchen lights (#1), existing light switch for dinning room (#2)......then add over counter (#3), and under counter (#4).
I have four Romex wires coming into the box.....#1 is 14/2, #2 is 14/3, #3 is 14/2 and #4 is 14/3. I'm sure you guys will know the wiring for the existing switches so I won't go into that, my question is where do I "steal" the power to add two runs of Romex? One for the upper lights and one for the under the cabinet.
Sorry for the long question and thanks in advance for your response. All of you professionals do a great service with these kind of blogs.
Thanks again,
Dale
 

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Thanks for the response, I would love to provide a diagram as sharp as the one you posted in your orginal answer but I'm new to this board and don't know how to make that kind of diagram. I agree my post was hard to follow because of the wording. I'll try to draw out something and attach or take a pic tomorrow. Thanks, Dale
 

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First try to send this attachment for wiring diagram......not very proud of what it looks like but maybe you'll get the idea. I promise I'll get better.
This is existing....I want to add two runs, one for overhead lights, and one for under counter lights.
 

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