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so I have just bought all the parts for a new PC, but am weary to build and use it because I noticed I don't have a grounded outlet at all in my room/house. I have been using a computer on this outlet for the last 3 years without problem by way of an
WARNING: If you do not know what you are doing, you can hurt yourself and possibly damage your house. Damaged wiring has started more than one fire. Safety step 1: Turn on the light
What it means: Your house's wiring has no way to safely conduct any stray current that escapes the confines of the wires. Code violation? No; grandfathered in. (Today's code requires grounded circuits and receptacles
Kitchen progress is definitely moving along (hooray!!!) We now have recessed lighting in our ceiling and it really helps even out the lighting in the kitchen. Plus getting rid of the semi-flush light fixtures makes the ceiling feel taller. We debated
It's a fire hazard because there are a lot of variables and the code (and remember that the code is the law) errs on the side of safety. EDIT: Consider this answer to another question that was asked today: https://diy. stackexchange
You most likely have an AFCI (Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter) not a GFCI (Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter) on this circuit. Although it's not impossible that the breaker is bad, I think this is unlikely. It's more likely that there is an arc fault so
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So while we were quite literally watching paint dry, we had a chance to get to a few other tasks - most importantly replacing the ceiling fan with the custom light fixture! You have no idea how excited I was to see it in place since it had been a wor
It really sounds like the new 4-wire receptacle has been improperly wired. If the dryer worked fine on the 3-wire system, it will work on a properly wired 4-wire system. The only thing you are changing is the bonding point of earth and neutral
It helps to understand a few basic terms used to describe wiring. An electrical wire is a type of conductor, a material that conducts electricity. In the case of household wiring, the conductor itself is usually copper or aluminum, and either solid o