Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

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

Related Electrical Questions
For a shed, separate from the main panel. Can I feed a 10-2
For a shed, separate from the main panel. Can I feed a 10-2 (30amp) single pole circuit to a subpanel - direct to another 30amp single pole breaker. Then, place two 20amp single pole breakers on that … read more
Sam I
Sam I
Electrician
B.S.
1,115 satisfied customers
I just overfilled my hot tub by accident and it tripped the
I just overfilled my hot tub by accident and it tripped the breaker, which will now not reset. … read more
ProGrade
ProGrade
Electrical Contractor
564 satisfied customers
I would like to know if it legal and good practice to:
I would like to know if it legal and good practice to: Install a larger surface mounted subpanel over an existing flush mount subpanel? I would remove everything in the old flush mount subpanel and us… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
I am a home owner in Atlanta GA and want to build an
I am a home owner in Atlanta GA and want to build an addition to my house and place a 100 amp subpanel in the addition. My main panel is maxed out, but one circuit off the main panel is a 50 amp break… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
My house has an exterior main panel connected to the meter
My house has an exterior main panel connected to the meter that supports all of the 220v devices such as hot water heater, electric stove, supplemental electric wall heaters, heat pumps and a 100 amp … read more
Jason
Jason
Service Technician
Associate Degree
3,958 satisfied customers
Hi there! I have a question about Electric ranges. I want to
Hi there! I have a question about Electric ranges. I want to install an Electric range in my house and so far I've down my calculations. #6 wire on a 50 amp breaker I have the walls open so i was gonn… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I have a 200 amp main breaker box in my house with a 125 amp
I have a 200 amp main breaker box in my house with a 125 amp sub panel in my garage. The subpanel is protected by a 50 amp breaker (wired for 120 or 240) in the main panel. I am wanting to add a heate… read more
Tommy Tesla
Tommy Tesla
Electrical Contractor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
139 satisfied customers
I have a question around the ground wiring in my sub-panel
I have a question around the ground wiring in my sub-panel out by my pool. I am installing a electric car charger in to the sub-panel. It's 220V. I have a new breaker and have hooked the red and black… read more
Rich
Rich
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,117 satisfied customers
I have an old subpanel that is fed with a 3-wire coming from
I have an old subpanel that is fed with a 3-wire coming from a 50-amp breaker on the main. If I am installing a new 100-amp main breaker in place sub-panel. How should the three wires coming from the … read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
I am helping out my mother in law with a kitchen remodel and
I am helping out my mother in law with a kitchen remodel and we need to eliminate a sub panel because it wont be accessible with the new floor plan. The sub panel is 6ft away from the main service pan… read more
Mike
Mike
Master Electrician
Working on MBA
1,426 satisfied customers
First question regards wire color. I ran 4 wires three #4
First question regards XXXXX XXXXX I ran 4 wires: three #4 and one #6 to a subpanel serving a detached outbuilding. I thought I was being smart using #6 for ground but I went with all black. My unders… read more
Jason
Jason
Service Technician
Associate Degree
3,958 satisfied customers
I have an older GE circuit breaker panel that has large open
I have an older GE circuit breaker panel that has large open gaps between the breakers at the top of the panel. These are visible even with the cover panel on. I thought that these were open areas tha… read more
Joseph
Joseph
743 satisfied customers
I am about to remodel my kitchen and will have a counter top
I am about to remodel my kitchen and will have a counter top stove and a separate oven installed in the opposite wall from the stove. Now, my service panel doesn't have any more slots to get a separat… read more
Mike
Mike
Master Electrician
Working on MBA
1,426 satisfied customers
I have a very large Christmas display I am in charge of providing
I have a very large Christmas display I am in charge of providing electric for. Since the outlets are accessable by the public I have all of the circuits protected with GFCI breakers at their respecti… read more
Mike
Mike
Master Electrician
Working on MBA
1,426 satisfied customers
I need three additional circuits and breakers - two 15 amp
I need three additional circuits and breakers - two 15 amp and 20 amp. I thought there were extra cb slots in an expansion power panel that was installed during last major renovations as there were kn… read more
Joseph
Joseph
743 satisfied customers
I just built a shed and have an existing 240 ( 4 wire red,blk,wht,grn)
I just built a shed and have an existing 240 ( 4 wire red,blk,wht,grn) in a breaker box at the back of my house.( Used to be a hot tub double breaker 60 amp) I want to run the 4 wire 240 to my shed an… read more
Joseph
Joseph
743 satisfied customers
Im running a 20 amp circuit in a new garage that will run
I'm running a 20 amp circuit in a new garage that will run both lights and receptacles (GFCI and GFCI-protected outlets). Specifically, I've got 12/2 wire from the sub-panel to a light switch; from th… read more
Glenn
Glenn
Maintenance, Technician
Associate Degree
1,612 satisfied customers
i have a 220 outlet that I had originally asked you about turning
i have a 220 outlet that I had originally asked you about turning into a subpanel. Unfortunately, after I pulled the outlet, I discovered that there were only 3 wire (red, black, neutral). Can I still… read more
Joseph
Joseph
743 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

8,850 satisfied customers

Proven Professional 49 years Experience

Kevin

Kevin

Licensed Electrical Contractor

4,414 satisfied customers

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