Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

I have an exhaust fan above my stove. The fan has its own…

Customer Question
I have an exhaust fan...
I have an exhaust fan above my stove. The fan has its own switch for on and off I just want to connect it to the power and pass inspection as I failed the last one live in New Jersey.
Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Electrical
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Electrical Question
Answered in 1 minute by:
1/6/2018
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 6 months ago
Mike G.
Mike G., Master Electrician
Category: Electrical
Satisfied Customers: 8,323
Experience: Proven Professional 49 years Experience
Verified

Hi, I'm Mike and I'll be assisting you. Please stand by while I review your question.

Ask Your Own Electrical Question
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 6 months ago

Is it a hood or a wall/ ceiling fan?

Ask Your Own Electrical Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with an electricianLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Mike Your Own Question
Mike
Mike
Mike, Master Electrician
Category: Electrical
Satisfied Customers: 1,426
1,426 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Licensed Master Electrician - OnQ Certified Data Voice Audio Video Installer

Mike is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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

8,323 satisfied customers

Proven Professional 49 years Experience

Kevin

Kevin

Licensed Electrical Contractor

4,345 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 >

Related Electrical Questions
We have dual hunter fans on a remote control. One day they
We have dual hunter fans on a remote control. One day they were both working in sync and the next day all we can get is the lights to work by using the wall switch. The remote has been reset. . .nothi… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I am remodeling a bathroom. I have a ceiling exhaust fan and
I am remodeling a bathroom. I have a ceiling exhaust fan and light combo, with a separate wall switch for each. I have a GFci outlet by the sink and I have an over the mirror light with its own switch… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I am upgrading an existing ensuite extractor fan (it is
Hi, I am upgrading an existing ensuite extractor fan (it is powered from the lightning circuit with the wall switch mounted outside the room) to a Screwfix remote in-line fan with timer mounted in the… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I have the need to operate an ansul system using contactor's
I have the need to operate an ansul system using contactor's and 2 micro switches. One will drop power for light and other devices and other will turn on ehaust fan.one switch will turn on hood light … read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I want to install a ceiling fan in a room that has no ceiling
I want to install a ceiling fan in a room that has no ceiling light. There is however, a ceiling light in the closet that works with a pull chain. The attic is above this room. Is it possible to run n… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I have a finished bathroom where i am wanting to install a
I have a finished bathroom where i am wanting to install a new exhaust fan from scratch. I have access from the attic to do all necessary wiring. My current wiring appears to have power coming into my… read more
Jason
Jason
Service Technician
Associate Degree
3,958 satisfied customers
I am trying to install a GFI in my bathroom and also connect
I am trying to install a GFI in my bathroom and also connect an exhaust fan, single pull toggle and an additional outlet down the line. I have installed my exhaust fan and run wiring to new conduit wh… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
8,323 satisfied customers
I just installed an exhaust fan in the main bathroom of my
I just installed an exhaust fan in the main bathroom of my house and want to wire the fan to operate on it's own switch and have a few questions about the electrical side of this install. Any help wou… read more
P.J.
P.J.
6 satisfied customers
Hi, I have put in boxes for 2 wall sconces with one switch.
Hi, I have put in boxes for 2 wall sconces with one switch. There had previously been one fixture with medicine cabinet attached and in order to get the cabinet out, we paid no attention to the wiring… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
8,323 satisfied customers
we have a ceiling fan with one light that recently started
we have a ceiling fan with one light that recently started flickering. I got a new bulb, but it was still doing it. It was connected to a dimmer switch. We tried replacing the dimmer with a normal swi… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
8,323 satisfied customers
I'm having problems with the light that hangs above my
Hi, i'm having problems with the light that hangs above my table. you see almost a year and a couple of months ago i went to turn on the light and there was a slight spark where the switch was and the… read more
electrifier
electrifier
Master Electrician
Bachelor's Degree
1,458 satisfied customers
When the bathroom exhaust fan was turned off all the lights
When the bathroom exhaust fan was turned off all the lights in the bathroom went out. The circuit breaker didn't trip. Is is the switch to the fan. The fan and the lights are on the same circuit.… read more
Phil
Phil
Consultant to Engrs, Govt & Contractors
Degree, Mech Engr Technology
3,671 satisfied customers
I am installing an Exhaust Fan in the bathroom with a light.
I am installing an Exhaust Fan in the bathroom with a light. it is replacing a light with a single switch. I have purchsed a double switch, one for the light and one for the fan and ran another wire c… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
8,323 satisfied customers
i want to add an exhause fan in my bathroom. i currently have
i want to add an exhause fan in my bathroom. i currently have a switch that controls a light above my sink which i intend to keep on a separate switch. in order to add the exhaust fan and supply power… read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
Mike, youve helped me in the past and I was wondering if you
Mike, you've helped me in the past and I was wondering if you could help me again?? I want to install an exhaust fan/light in a bathroom and I would like to install a two function control switch so th… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
8,323 satisfied customers
I am building two back-to-back bathrooms and electrically,
I am building two back-to-back bathrooms and electrically, I have two circuits: one for lighting (15A), one for power/fans (20A, GFIC). Lighting is fine. Other circuit isn't and is run as follows: 20A… read more
electrifier
electrifier
Master Electrician
Bachelor's Degree
1,458 satisfied customers
I took down a ceiling fan with a light that the fan was not
I took down a ceiling fan with a light that the fan was not working and was planning on replacing the fan with a new one. When I took down the old fan and took apart the canopy for the light I noticed… read more
Jason
Jason
Service Technician
Associate Degree
3,958 satisfied customers
I have an exhaust fan and separate light in my bathroom working
I have an exhaust fan and separate light in my bathroom working off the same switch. How do I wire it so each works off its own switch?… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Owner
High School or GED
258 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.

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