Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Electrical Questions
How deep does a trench have to be for a 50 Amp hot tub line
How deep does a trench have to be for a 50 Amp hot tub line that will be in conduit. Also does it have to be in conduit or can I use if wire? Thanks… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
I'm trying to install a smart switch in place of a 3 gang.
Hey there. I'm trying to install a smart switch in place of a 3 gang … read more
Sam I
Sam I
Electrician
B.S.
996 satisfied customers
I just attached a ceiling light. But when I turn main switch
I just attached a ceiling light. But when I turn main switch on the light comes on but switch doesn't turn it off or on. … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
I am installing a Honeywell RPLS740B to control my outside
I am installing a Honeywell RPLS740B to control my outside lights. It has two black wires connected to the current switch. One is connected to the top screw on the left hand side and one is connected … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
Perhaps, just starting to install a Utiltech in-wall time in
just starting to install a Utiltech in-wall time in a 3 gang switch box … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
I am trying to install a defiant #469637 indoor digital
I am trying to install a defiant #469637 indoor digital timer on a 3-way switch. My current light switch has a red wire on the top left and bottom left and a black wire on the top right and bottom rig… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
How do you wire in a T101. new install (one outside light )
how do you wire in a T101. new install for 120v (one outside light ) line in and load out.… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
Assume you have this set up as posted above - 2 lights
Assume you have this set up as posted above - 2 lights coming in to junction box on two seperate cables, joining with switch cable at the junction box - the only difference being that the switch cable… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
Trying to install a digital timer on a security light
Trying to install a digital timer on a security light outside of a patio door there are three black wires coming into the box 1 light switch extra black wire is running to soffit lighting in front ent… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
The floodlight above my garage has a motion sensor on it,
The floodlight above my garage has a motion sensor on it, which I want to replace with a timer. The sensor has a red, a white and a black wire. I undid the red and white wires from the wire nuts that … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
i am connecting a GFCI outlet and it is my understanding that
i am connecting a GFCI outlet and it is my understanding that the line wires should be connected in the correct location vs the load wires. to test for which is which i used a circuit tester. i have o… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
I am replacing toggle switches with timer switches. It is
I am replacing toggle switches with timer switches. It is a single pole application. There are 3 switches beside each other and the bottom terminals are daisy chained. I believe these are the load wir… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
I installed a bath fan/light combo where I only had a light
I installed a bath fan/light combo where I only had a light previously. I bought a dual control switch but don't have a red wire in my gang box. Now no matter how I wire it (I think anyway) my fan is … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
I just moved into a new home and im trying to install a honeywell
I just moved into a new home and i'm trying to install a honeywell solar programmable switch to control the up lights on the front of the house. there are 5 lights total (3 on one side of front door a… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
I am changing a light switch. The new one has 3 wires, Line,
I am changing a light switch. The new one has 3 wires, Line, Load and neutral. My box has 2 wires but not color coded. Which 2 lines on the new switch do I connect to the box?… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
4,625 satisfied customers
I have a utilitech self-adjusting in-wall timer that I have
I have a utilitech self-adjusting in-wall timer that I have instialled and programmed but the program has not worked correctly. If and when you can get the outside lights to come on they only stay on … read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
HI, I have a switch with three wires, copper, grey and black.
HI, I have a switch with three wires, copper, grey and black. I want to change to smart timer switch which has four wires, black, red, white and green. which one will connect to which? And where will … read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
I am trying to install a GE 7 Day Digital Timer into a single
I am trying to install a GE 7 Day Digital Timer into a single pole switch located in a triple gang box. The switch itself has four wires; Green "ground." Black, Red, and White. The wires that were ins… read more
Mike
Mike
Master Electrician
Working on MBA
1,426 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Mike

Mike

Master Electrician

1,426 satisfied customers

Licensed Master Electrician - OnQ Certified Data Voice Audio Video Installer

Jason

Jason

Service Technician

3,958 satisfied customers

Over 20 years of experience in all types of installations, troubleshooting, and repairs.

Mike G.

Mike G.

Master Electrician

8,290 satisfied customers

Proven Professional 49 years Experience

Kevin

Kevin

Licensed Electrical Contractor

4,625 satisfied customers

31 years Licensed Electrical Contractor in Illinois, Adjunct College Electrical Instructor, Former Electrical Inspector, Diploma: Digital Electronics, FCC General Class License

AssuredElectrical

AssuredElectrical

Master Electrician

3,264 satisfied customers

Contractor-42+ Years in the ElectricalTrade

electrifier

electrifier

Master Electrician

1,458 satisfied customers

Electrical contractor and electrical inspector for over 24 years with phone and networking expertise

Rich

Rich

Master Electrician

1,117 satisfied customers

Over 35 years residential, commercial, industrial wiring, install, troubleshoot, service, maintain

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x