Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

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

Related Electrical Questions
I have a new gas stove connected to a “regular” breaker. The
I have a new gas stove connected to a “regular” breaker. The new wiring have those with arc faults and are for bedroom, living room and the like. After using my stove or oven for some time, the bedroo… read more
George Smith
George Smith
Superintendent
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
1,050 satisfied customers
I'm having trouble with one of the breakers in my panel
I'm having trouble with one of the breakers in my panel tripping "randomly." Sometimes it will go weeks without tripping, other days like today and yesterday it has tripped 3-4 times. The breaker is a… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,751 satisfied customers
I have a question about a 15 amp type BRAF ARC circuit
Hello. I have a question about a 15 amp type BRAF ARC circuit breaker. There was a loud noise this morning in our Master Bath. It sounded like it was coming from the vent so we went to turn off the po… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
6,877 satisfied customers
I have four cutler hammer test breakers that won't come back
Customer: i have four cutler hammer test breakers that won't come back on, one tripped in a bed room so i reset all four bedrooms and now none will come back on … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
6,877 satisfied customers
I added a new outlet for an electric awning now the master
I added a new outlet for an electric awning now the master bedroom wall outlets don't work.… read more
Rick
Rick
Owner
High School or GED
478 satisfied customers
We have a breaker that keeps tripping and it is labeled "bedroom
We have a breaker that keeps tripping and it is labeled "bedroom ARC". The lights and plugs must be on this breaker because they will not work. There is also a gas fireplace in the bedroom which will … read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
I checked my breakers because I had a bedroom without power.
I checked my breakers because I had a bedroom without power. None of the breakers appeared to be blown. I did a main reset and also tested the four breakers that had test buttons while I was out there… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,751 satisfied customers
I have a house constructed in 2007. The lights and outlets
I have a house constructed in 2007. The lights and outlets are out in the bedrooms which are on AFCI circuit breakers. The breaker did not trip. I hit the test button on the breakers and the switch tr… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,751 satisfied customers
I have two 15 amp "Arc Fault" circuit breakers in my panel
I have two 15 amp "Arc Fault" circuit breakers in my panel that had a yellow test button on them. I pushed the test button which threw the breaker switch to off. When I reset the switches to on I find… read more
Joseph
Joseph
743 satisfied customers
whenever i turn on my computer tower, just the tower my breaker
whenever i turn on my computer tower, just the tower my breaker for the bedroom plugs trips and i have to reset it. currently ive had to put an extension cord on my tower to another room just to turn … read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,751 satisfied customers
We recently finished our basement. Soon after one breaker (mostly
We recently finished our basement. Soon after one breaker (mostly for lights) started to trip. The electrician came back and checked out the outlets. He showed me they all had the same current, except… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,751 satisfied customers
I keep tripping the breaker in my bedroom. New house. All the
I keep tripping the breaker in my bedroom. New house. All the breakers have 20 amp on the top with 120/240v on the bottom except the 1 for my bedroom and it has 15 amp on top with 120v on bottom. Can … read more
Jason
Jason
Service Technician
Associate Degree
4,922 satisfied customers
I have a cutler Hammer fuse box. I went to turn my bedroom
I have a cutler Hammer fuse box. I went to turn my bedroom light on and the bulb blew. Now none of the lights in the bedroom work. I went to fuse box and tried to flip the fuse for that room. It still… read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
The power to my 2 upstairs bedrooms is out. Its the second
The power to my 2 upstairs bedrooms is out. It's the second time this has happened this week. I tried resetting the breaker several times but it still is not working. There are 2 breakers labeled "AFC… read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
Breakers for my bedrooms are both tripped. They are yellow
Breakers for my bedrooms are both tripped. They are yellow and labeled as "test." I have tried several ways and they will not trip back. I have tried holding down the button, unplugging everything and… read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
We just bought a house and once per week the breaker keeps
We just bought a house and once per week the breaker keeps tripping in either 1 or both of the bedrooms downstairs... it has also tripped 1 or both of the upstairs bedrooms, and there isn't even anyth… read more
Joseph
Joseph
743 satisfied customers
i installed motion detecting lights on my garage. I shut the
i installed motion detecting lights on my garage. I shut the power off first and when i turn the power on it doesn't come back on.… read more
InspectorL
InspectorL
Associate Degree
32 satisfied customers
My ARC Fault Circuit Breaker stays in the neutral(or off )
My ARC Fault Circuit Breaker stays in the neutral(or off?) position after pressing the Yellow test button. Even I tried to hold it to the On position it still will spring back to the off position. Thi… 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

4,922 satisfied customers

Over 20 years of experience in all types of installations, troubleshooting, and repairs.

Mike G.

Mike G.

Master Electrician

9,751 satisfied customers

Proven Professional 49 years Experience

Kevin

Kevin

Licensed Electrical Contractor

6,877 satisfied customers

34 years Licensed Electrical Contractor in Illinois, Adjunct College Electrical Instructor, Former Electrical Inspector, Diploma: Digital Electronics, FCC Amateur & Commercial Radio Licenses

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

mrromex

mrromex

Electrical Technician

281 satisfied customers

over 40 years of all phases related to residential wiring and remodeling

< 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