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Projects and advice for outdoor lighting, adding new outlets and all electrical projects.
15 Ideas For Outdoor String Lights That Will Make You Want to Live Outside
Far from the colored plastic holiday-style lights of days gone by, today's outdoor string lights...
LED Lights for Your Workshop
Get better, brighter workshop lighting by switching from fluorescent bulbs to LEDs.
Dealing With Electrical Wires That Are Too Short
When working with electrical, you will run into a situation where someone didn’t leave...
Replacing a 3-Way Switch
All three-way switches have one screw that is a different color than the others.
How to Connect Wires to Terminal Screws
Whether running wire to a switch or an outlet, you need to know the proper...
Troubleshooting: How to Fix a Light
Have a broken light but don't know why it doesn't work? Get to the bottom...
10 Breathtaking Outdoor Lighting Looks For Your Yard
There's nothing quite like the twinkle of outdoor lighting on a cool summer night. To...
Home Automation DIY System
Switch anything from anywhere
Replacing Electrical Outlet
Update a two-slot outlet
Smart Light Switches
Easy-to-install smart light switches deliver more safety, convenience and can cut your energy bills.
Electrical Tips: Replacing a Light Fixture
Replace a light fixture without the hassle with these electrical tips from veteran pros.
How to Fix Burned Wire
How to fix the insulation on burned wire quickly and easily
How to Install a Tamper-Resistant Outlet
Safer outlets cost less than a dollar and are easy to install
Check the Wattage Before You Install a Dimmer Switch
Make sure the one you chose can handle the wattage
How to Run Wire Through a Wall to Avoid Water Leaks
Tips for a trouble-free installation
How to Increase Internet Speed
Install a wired network for peak performance
How to Add a Light
Make an existing switch do double duty
Electrical Boxes: How to Add Capacity
Two ways to solve this common remodeling problem
How to Replace a Well Pump Pressure Switch
Replace a cranky old switch in about an hour
Install a Wall Hugger Receptacle
Save space and reduce outlet clutter
Use a Christmas Light Tester to Check Holiday Lights
A simple tester helps you fix holiday light strings fast
Wireless Electrical Switch: Battery-Free, Finger Powered Switch
Control a light from anywhere in the room—with no wiring or batteries!
Testing GFCI Outlets
Electrical safety check
Install a CFL or LED Bulb Dimmer Switch
LED- and CFL-compatible dimmers do the job
How to Find the Correct Motion-Activated Switch for Fluorescent Lights
Use switches rated for electronic ballasts with most newer fluorescent lights
When to Use Cheap Light Switches
A look inside the switch can help you decide
Upgrade a Recessed Light Fixture
Simply change the trim to change the style
Use a Surge Protector for Electronic Devices
Surge protectors are a must
Tips for Replacing Fluorescent Bulbs
They may look burned out, but don't get rid of them until the light goes bad
Save Money by Upgrading Fluorescent Fixtures
Replacing the ballast in an old fixture is a must
Repair a Light Fixture
One minute fix for a light socket
Fluorescent Closet Light Fixtures
Fluorescent lights over the door solve a dark closet problem