What does the conductor wire do in a ceiling light?

Answer The bare (conductor) copper wire in a ceiling light, light switch, electrical outlet or other receptacle is the ground wire. It is there for safety. If you were working on the ceiling light or othe... Read More »

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How do I wire a ceiling fan& light?

Getting ReadyDouble check that the electricity to the ceiling electrical box is turned off. Strip about 1/2 inch of insulation off the ends of the white wire and black wire coming out of the electr... Read More »

How to Wire a Ceiling Light?

Dress up a room or give it a whole new appearance by learning how to change a ceiling fixture on your own. Ceiling fixtures can vary from chandeliers for a formal dining room, a new light and fan c... Read More »

How do I wire a ceiling fan with a light& fan switch?

Wire IdentificationTurn off the breaker, and locate all the wires in the switch box in the wall. Coming from the fan, you should have a white wire (neutral), a bare copper wire (ground), a black wi... Read More »

How to Wire a Ceiling Fan Light Kit if Using One Switch?

A ceiling fan is usually located in the center of a room to maximize air circulation. Since this is also a good place for lights, ceiling fan kits often come supplied with lights, and the lighting ... Read More »