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Could you please tell me if my master's bathroom has only
Hi Pearl Could you please tell me if my master's bathroom has only one outlet receptacle near the bathroom sink and it's GFCI protected, would I need to create another outlet receptacle near the batht… read more
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Does a bathroom by law have to have an outlet? How far from
does a bathroom by law have to have an outlet? How far from the sink does a GFI outlet have to be? How far from the shower does it have to be? how far from the toilet? can it be 12 inches above the si… read more
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I have just a light switch and a light in my bathroom can i
hi i have just a light switch and a light in my bathroom can i run a gfi outlet.How do I wire the oulet off the switch? I know just to use the line and not the load… read more
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I have a small bathroom with no shelf space to rest a
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I have just a light switch and a light in my bathroom can i
hi i have just a light switch and a light in my bathroom can i run a gfi off the light switch … read more
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I just had my bathroom professionally redone and I'm having
I just had my bathroom professionally redone and I'm having a problem with a GFCI in the main box tripping daily. The original wiring in the bathroom had a GFCI outlet that was on the same circuit as … read more
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Planning to have a bathroom with 2 sinks in a 63 inch wide
Planning to have a bathroom with 2 sinks in a 63 inch wide alcove. I will need an electrical outlet for a shaver, toothbrushes, etc. Since 2 people will be using the 2 sinks, probably at the same time… read more
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Barry Question is - have a new home in FL built to Dade County specs et
Hi Barry Question is - have a new home in FL built to Dade County specs for hurricanes etc. - adding 3 GFI outlets to the bathroom - looking around in the attic - found the original GFI feed to the ba… read more
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This is a code question. I am installing a utility sink in
This is a code question. I am installing a utility sink in an existing laundry room. The sink will be located in the corner of the laundry room between our double-stacked washer/dryer and a wall (pict… read more
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Hello, I am about to put an outdoor outlet near a door. Are
Hello, I am about to put an outdoor outlet near a door. Are there any NEC codes I should be aware of?… read more
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Good Morning, We recently had some work done to our house.
Good Morning, We recently had some work done to our house. Two of our bathrooms did not have outlets. The contractor agreed to install GFCI outlets "where necessary". He did not install GFCI's in the … read more
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I just moved into a newly renovated apartment, and I notice
I just moved into a newly renovated apartment, and I notice that there is an electrical outlet very close to the sink that is NOT Ground Fault protected. (A farther away one is, which leads me to beli… read more
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Hello, Ive got an electrical wiring question. In my bathroom
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I have a wall separating the shower from the sinks. Can u put
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I have a question regarding GFI outlets. Currently, in our
I have a question regarding GFI outlets. Currently, in our kitchen we have a a 20 amp circuit that supplies power to three outlets and the fourth outlet is for the refigerator. I completed a kitchen r… read more
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I have recently added a bedroom and bathroom on to my house,
I have recently added a bedroom and bathroom on to my house, and we're ready to rough in the wiring. In order to be code compliant, what height do my outlets need to be, and how far apart should they … read more
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What is the NEC citation stating how far a shower has to be
What is the NEC citation stating how far a shower has to be from an electrical outlet/GFCI? and what is the distance?… read more
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we are thinking of remodling our bathroom. there is no outlets
we are thinking of remodling our bathroom. there is no outlets in it now. what are the rules as to how close to the sink or tube can an outlet be. i know we need a gfic. is there any amp requirements?… read more
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