Can NM-B wiring be used for outdoor lighting?

Answer NM-B sheathed cable is suitable only for indoor use in normally dry areas. For outdoor, exposed projects, use NMWU. NMWU is also suitable as an underground cable but not as service entrance cable.R... Read More »

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How to Install Outdoor Electric Wiring?

Methods to get power from inside your home to another point outside (ie: pole mounted lantern), or other point that requires passing through the outside (ie: to a stand alone garage).

How to Select Outdoor Lighting?

The outdoor lighting you choose may have more of an impact on the overall appearance of your home exterior than you might realize. The light emitted affects the look of your home at night, and the ... Read More »

Which lighting is best for outdoor photography?

Depends on what you are shooting - most subjects will look best in natural light - a strobe unit can be used for macro shots.

How to Install Outdoor Lighting?

Outdoor lighting is a popular method of increasing front lawn security and establishing mood and atmosphere during the night. Outdoor lighting is most popular in suburban areas, as urban areas tend... Read More »