Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Electrical Questions
My pole barn needs a 100 amp sub panel. It's will be 200' I
Hi, My pole barn needs a 100 amp sub panel. It's will be 200' I need a 100 amp subpanel from my main 200 amp service to a pole barn. Cable will be buried underground and in conduit. I would prefer to … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
I am doing a new build. What wire do I need for 250 ft run
I am doing a new build. What wire do I need for 250 ft run from pole to house for 200 amp service … read more
Sam I
Sam I
Electrician
B.S.
1,115 satisfied customers
I am getting ready to build a shop in the back of my
I am getting ready to build a shop in the back of my property. I want to install a 100 amp sub panel in the shop 120' from a new 200 amp main panel at the house. I am trying to figure what size wire a… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
I am running a line from my house to a mini-barn I plan on
I am running a line from my house to a mini-barn I plan on no more than 4 20A circuits I am running underground in conduit. The distance is under 75 feet I need to know what size conductors to use and… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
I purchased a lake cabin which has a remote deck with
I purchased a lake cabin which has a remote deck with electricity (165 feet from cabin). I noticed someone used over-head service wire (looks like 2/0,2/0,2/0) which has a bare neutral. they ran this … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
I'm installing power on my new property. From the power drop
Hello- I'm installing power on my new property. From the power drop at the pole I have a single phase 200 amp main panel and I'm running about 130 ft to my 200amp sub panel which is outdoors freestand… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
I am running a 100A sub panel to my garage. It is a separate
I am running a 100A sub panel to my garage. It is a separate building. Should I use #3/3 service wire and drive a separate gnd stake, or run a #3/3 SCR Cable.… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
I have a question about running an external conduit from a
I have a question about running an external conduit from a recessed panel. I am going to install a sub panel in an attached garage for a small woodshop. Over the last several years I have had electric… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
Hi I am installing a 2 gang meter socket 200A each with a 2 200A main breakers to the hou
Hi I am installing a 2 gang meter socket 200A each with a 2 200A main breakers to the house and to the attached pole barn on the box, I use 2-400 MCM copper condutor for hot line and 4/0 aluminium con… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I have a detached garage that I want to run a 220 sub panel
I have a detached garage that I want to run a 220 sub panel to. There is existing buried 1/2 in conduit with 110 for lights. The run is about 40 ft. If I replace the existing wire, what is the largest… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
i am installing an outside panel box for a swimming pool with
i am installing an outside panel box for a swimming pool with one 40 and two 20 amp breakers. it will be 120 feet from my panel box inside my house.I want to run it underground in conduit. what is my … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
I am looking for a simple answer. I am running electricity
I am looking for a simple answer. I am running electricity 100amp to a workshop sub panel approx 60ft. away from main panel in basement. I plan to use 2" PVC conduit for the entire run. What wire size… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
My house (in rural central Indiana) has 200 amp service. I
My house (in rural central Indiana) has 200 amp service. I want to run a 100 amp, 220 volt, branch underground service to a barn located 170 feet away. What size/type of cable should be used, should i… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
The underground wire that comes from my house panel to my workshop
The underground wire that comes from my house panel to my workshop panel is yellow. It separates from the red and black wire and connects to the ground that goes under the building to the buried groun… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
Size of wire for 50 amp sub-panel on a 400 feet barn.
I am trying to run a 50 amp circuit to my barn that is 400 ft. I have checked the voltage drop and looks like I would need to use a 4.0 Aluminum. The problem I am running into is there is no 50 amp br… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,989 satisfied customers
I live in Texas and the applicable code used by the city is
I live in Texas and the applicable code used by the city is 2003 IRC. I want to replace current overhead 200 Amp service with underground to eleminate a pole in the middle of my backyard. Considering … read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
Can i as a homeowner install my meter box, main and breaker
Can i as a homeowner install my meter box, main and breaker panel and then ppl would inspect and give me service without any breakers in it? I live in pa.… read more
electrifier
electrifier
Master Electrician
Bachelor's Degree
1,458 satisfied customers
I have a 200amp main outside my home that feeds a service panel
I have a 200amp main outside my home that feeds a service panel inside. I'm building a workshop 75 ft away. What is the the best way to connect power to this shop without diming the lights in my home … read more
electrifier
electrifier
Master Electrician
Bachelor's Degree
1,458 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

4,989 satisfied customers

32 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