Can a dishwasher and disposal share a dedicated 20 amp circuit?

Answer Original answer: Yes! I did this in my Kitchen USSEG: It really comes down to how much amp each of the appliances is going to use at peak. You need to look at the emperage draw of each appliance t... Read More »

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Does a dishwasher have to be on a dedicated circuit?

Answer By code it must be dedicated. The only exception is you can pair it up with a garbage disposal.

How do you change a 240V dedicated circuit for an electric stove to a 120V dedicated circuit for a gas stove?

For USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz supply service. It is best to install a new 120 volt branch circuit for the gas stove using properly sized cable and breaker and the correct type of GF... Read More »

Can a refrigerator be on a dedicated 15 amp circuit?

Yes, In fact it should be on a dedicated circuit so that other appliances etc cannot overload the circuit.

Can you install a new faucet with an extra spray outlet and use the dishwasher vent hole in the sink thereby connecting the dishwasher drain directly to the disposal?

Answer dishwasher drain Not sure what you mean by dishwasher vent hole, but you probably mean the air gap fitting. Some dishwashers connect directly to the disposal, with the tube going up a little... Read More »