How to Wire a Combination Two-Switch Outlet?

Answer Wiring light switches and outlets can be done on the same circuit because they have the same electrical needs. Each are wired using a parallel circuit to ensure each device keeps working even when ... Read More »

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How to Wire a Light Switch & a GFCI Outlet?

Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) receptacles provide personal protection from electrocution. A GFCI has "Line" terminals to accommodate the power supply wires from the main panel circuit bre... Read More »

How to Wire a Switch With a Grounding Outlet?

It is possible to install a combination wiring device in a single gang electrical box, according to Electrical Wiring Residential. Combination devices offer a neater appearance than having multiple... Read More »

How can you re-wire a wall switch that controls an outlet to control a ceiling fan?

Answer for USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz power supply service. You would probably have to open up portions of the sheet rock (or whatever wall material you have) in order to snake ele... Read More »

Has anyone wire a light to a light switch then straight to a electrical outlet?

Sure. That's the way any table lamp works.You can buy an 'in line switch' at any hardware place.