Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

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

Related Electrical Questions
I live in an old house with 2 wire outlets. One of those two
I live in an old house with 2 wire outlets. One of those two wire feeds goes to a sub panel in the garage. It is on a 20 amp breaker in the main panel. In the sub panel a 30 amp fuse feeds all the bla… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
No power to an outlet. We have checked GFI's and replaced
No power to an outlet. We have checked GFI's and replaced the circuit breaker, yet nothing has changed...what would be the next step?… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
Currently I have service in a detached garage. It runs from
Currently I have service in a detached garage. It runs from a 55amp circuit breaker located at the main service panel, through an overhead wire, to an old panel in the garage. I want to run a buried l… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
Hi main breaker bumps off now after a few minutes of heating
Hi main breaker bumps off now after a few minutes of heating the garage I wonder what are the causes of this can it be worn? I took a few pictures thanks… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
What cause a gfi to trip off. you can reset it and later on
What cause a gfi to trip off. you can reset it and later on in may be i n a couple hours it will trip again… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
Hello. I need to extend 2 circuits from my garage out to a
Hello. I need to extend 2 circuits from my garage out to a yurt on my property. I plan to branch off of 2 existing receptacles in the garage; one is 20 amp 120 volts (#12-2 AWG lighting circuit) and t… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,290 satisfied customers
My electric clothes drier operates off a double 30 amp circuit.
My electric clothes drier operates off a double 30 amp circuit. There is a separate 20 amp circuit breaker with a smaller 14 gauge wire that trips causing the drier heater coil to cease heating. Much … read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I have a paper shredder that requires a 30 amp circuit. My
I have a paper shredder that requires a 30 amp circuit. My breaker box is about $200 worth of copper away to run a dedicated circuit. The Dryer outlet is within 10 feet of required location & is on a … read more
Jason
Jason
Service Technician
Associate Degree
3,958 satisfied customers
I have tried to wire up my generator thru a 30 amp 120v rv
I have tried to wire up my generator thru a 30 amp 120v rv connector into a 70amp tandem breaker distribution panel. When I wire the rv connector etc and bypass the breaker board straight to a socket.… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,290 satisfied customers
Hi there, I had a friend/electrician install wiring for my
Hi there, I had a friend/electrician install wiring for my above ground pool pump which is a 110/120v pump, he ran it from the outside of the house that is tied into the plug outlet located inside the… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
A home circuit (110V) with 4 kitchen outlets and kitchen can
A home circuit (110V) with 4 kitchen outlets and kitchen can lights went out for no apparent reason yesterday. Last week the breaker flipped when I used coffee maker, waffle iron, and griddle on that … read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,290 satisfied customers
I have 2 Genie garage door openers that have been working fine
I have 2 Genie garage door openers that have been working fine until I added a ground fault circuit breaker to the circuit. They seem to be wired OK as far as the print supplied with the units except … read more
Rich
Rich
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,117 satisfied customers
I have a Kipor KDE5000TA Diesel generator. It has 2 120v 15
I have a Kipor KDE5000TA Diesel generator. It has 2 120v 15 amp plugs, 1 120v 30amp twist lock, and 1 120/240v 30 amp plug. the 15 amps work fine, the other 2 (30 amps) I can only pull around 2,200 wa… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
I just bought a 220v mig welder thinking I could readily use
I just bought a 220v mig welder thinking I could readily use the 3 prong dryer outlet for powering the welding device. Can you please confirm whether this is permissable.The dryer receptacle is 2 flat… read more
Rich
Rich
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,117 satisfied customers
Questions about the necessity of a breaker box. Do I need
Questions about the necessity of a breaker box. Do I need to install a breaker box between the main electrical panel of my house and the main electrical control box of my outside spa (close to this co… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
I have rewired a detached garage with 12 ga wire for all outlets
I have rewired a detached garage with 12 ga wire for all outlets and have the circuit breaker box located in the house. I have a disconnect in the garage with address the 12ga/20 and 10ga/30 amp lines… read more
Paul
Paul
Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
799 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 am adding a new 30 amp circuit breaker to run all the outlets
I am adding a new 30 amp circuit breaker to run all the outlets and lights in my garage. I would like to knoe the wiring diagram for main line into an outlet, jumped onto a switch for the lights, and … 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

8,290 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