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We'll be adding some molding around a window, but there is an outlet below the window that will be in the way. I'd like to drop it about 3 inches. I believe the top of the box will be ~12" from the floor. From what I can tell, in and of itself, this should not violate any code standards, but I want to make sure I do it right. What should I be prepared for? I'm sort of breaking this up into two scenarios in my head. 1] The wires are long enough and I can just remount the box 3inches lower and drywall it up. 2] The wires are not long enough and I need to...?? Any help for this electrical newbie would be appreciated! thanks!