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  • Wiring Electrical Outlets in your Home.

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    This section covers how to wire electrical outlets yourself. This is a fairly easy do it yourself project as long as the proper steps are taken. First and most important is to make sure the power is shut off before you begin.

    Read the instructional sections below for diagrams and step by step instructions. If you still have more questions you can ask them in our forum.

    Do it yourself - Wiring Electrical Outlets

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    It is important to note that electrical codes change, and that in some areas local electrical codes are not the same as the National Electrical code. The local authority having jurisdiction in your area may have different codes than the national code. It is important to find out if your local codes differ from the national code, your local authority having jurisdiction is the final judge and jury.

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