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Confounded by Co-ax?
There's more to installing co-ax cable than drilling a hole and pulling a wire. Learn how to keep the hi-def high and internet speed blistering.
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Electrical Panel Labels
Electrical Panels In A Bathroom
Installing an Electrical Outlet Anywhere
Adding receptacles isn't overly complicated, but there are facts you should know in order to...
Outdoor GFCI Outlet
Learn how to install an outlet that is flush with the building finish surface, is...
Electrical Wire & Cable Basics
Everything you wanted to know about electrical wires and cables.
Which is the best tool pouch? (VIDEO)
In this video, Scott Wadsworth from "The Essential Craftsman" shares what he looks for when...
Electrical Rough-in Tips
Whether your project is finishing a garage or a basement or building an addition, it’...
Square D Qwik Grip / Fastest, Cleanest, Easiest Install On The Planet!
Square D makes knockouts a thing of the past
Working With PVC Conduit
We’re going to show you how to install plastic (PVC) rigid conduit rather than...
Common Electrical Code Violations
We sat down with a state chief electrical inspector as well as a seasoned field...
Cool Electrician Tools and Equipment
Professional electricians swear by these tools, and you will, too. Check out our recommendations!
Ask the Electrical Inspector
We received a bunch of good questions from readers regarding electrical codes in 2017 and passed...
Indispensable Extension Cord Tips
You can't get much done on a jobsite without extension cords. These field-tested tips for...
Working With Metal-Clad (MC) Cable
When electrical wiring needs extra protection, metal-clad (MC) cable is a great solution, and is...
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