Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Electrical Questions
I recently took down my ceiling fan to replace with tracking
Hello Jason, I'm Anthony I recently took down my ceiling fan to replace with tracking lighting. How can I wire my lights (white, black and ground wir) to the junction box that have black, red, white a… read more
Jason
Jason
Service Technician
Associate Degree
3,958 satisfied customers
Asking about moving a kitchen ceiling light 2 feet over to
Dave Asking about moving a kitchen ceiling light 2 feet over to another spot . … read more
ProGrade
ProGrade
Electrical Contractor
564 satisfied customers
I took out a vanity light one of the old school bars with 6
i took out a vanity light one of the old school bars with 6 lights on it. I am replacing it with a light that has a circular back to it. There was no junction box so I am going to take some dry wall d… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
Hi I just installed pendant light above the island but I
Hi I just installed pendant light above the island but I don't know where the light switch is. I can only turn it on and off by using the actual breaker switch. I have a switch panel with four switche… read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
I have recently remodeled the basement of my old house. In
I have recently remodeled the basement of my old house. In one corner of the basement the electrician who rewired it, put a switch to an existing 2-wire light fixture (pull-chain bulb socket) spliced … read more
Electrical Doctor
Electrical Doctor
Master Electrician
Associate Degree
8 satisfied customers
I want to install some pendant lights in my kitchen. The pendant
I want to install some pendant lights in my kitchen. The pendant light fixtures come with enough cable to reach an existing junction box (this would go above the ceiling). Of course I need ceiling box… read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
Im doing some minor work in m upstairs bathroom, and need
I'm doing some minor work in m upstairs bathroom, and need a little help with moving a light fixture. I have to move a lighting fixture from the ceiling to the wall. One side of the fixture has 2 wire… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,290 satisfied customers
A junction box is concealed inside the ceiling. If the nearby
A junction box is concealed inside the ceiling. If the nearby water pipe break and submerges the junction box in water, will the circuit breaker trip off? What is the possible scenerio ? Can the energ… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Owner
High School or GED
258 satisfied customers
Is it possible to install a ceiling mounted light fixture without
Is it possible to install a ceiling mounted light fixture without having a recessed junction box? Can I use an exterior outlet and connect the fixture without going through ceiling?… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,290 satisfied customers
I wanted to remove a ceiling fan from my kitchen and replace
I wanted to remove a ceiling fan from my kitchen and replace it with 3 pendant lights. I would need to add two additional junction boxes. My question is how do I wire for the two new locations from th… read more
Mike
Mike
Master Electrician
Working on MBA
1,426 satisfied customers
I have an overhead light that has three black and three white
I have an overhead light that has three black and three white wires with one naked wire. The light fixture I want to replace it with has one black one white and one green wire. How do I "clip" or neut… read more
electrifier
electrifier
Master Electrician
Bachelor's Degree
1,458 satisfied customers
Hello. I want to replace an existing light. I have 2 cables
Hello. I want to replace an existing light. I have 2 cables coming through the ceiling one of which has an earth, live (brown) and neutral (blue) wire. The other has an earth, live (red) and neutral (… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
Hi We have a vacation cabin. I purchased a light to go over
Hi We have a vacation cabin. I purchased a light to go over the kitchen table, it is like the old swag lamps. It hangs from a chain and the cord is wound thru the chain and usually would have a plug o… read more
Mike
Mike
Master Electrician
Working on MBA
1,426 satisfied customers
Hello Im trying to wire a light switch for a ceiling light
Hello: I'm trying to wire a light switch for a ceiling light in my kitchen --- The light switch itself is in a electrical box next to a duplex outlet...I'm trying to figure out how to get power from t… read more
High-Voltage
High-Voltage
Journeyman Certified Electrician
148 satisfied customers
I have power to three ceiling lights and then on to a switch
I have power to three ceiling lights and then on to a switch that I wish to control all three llights. What wire and conncetions do I need. Tks.… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
i need to ad a ceiling fan where there isnt an existing fixture
i need to ad a ceiling fan where there isnt an existing fixture but near an existing fixture. i dont want to use that fixture because i want to keep that light where it is and have the ceiling fan. wi… read more
Electrical Doctor
Electrical Doctor
Master Electrician
Associate Degree
8 satisfied customers
I am changing out light fixtures in our bathroom. Currently
I am changing out light fixtures in our bathroom. Currently there is one ceiling light and one wall mount fixture over the original mirror which are controlled by one switch. I want to replace the cei… read more
Mike
Mike
Master Electrician
Working on MBA
1,426 satisfied customers
The plumber put the pipe to the bathroom sinks directly ...
The plumber put the pipe to the bathroom sinks directly over the sinks, so the electrician put the electrical boxes for the light fixtures off center (some are WAY off). How can the electrical be move… read more
Electrical Doctor
Electrical Doctor
Master Electrician
Associate Degree
8 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