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Eddie, Home Improvement Contractor
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I have lights out in one room and it's not a tripped

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I have lights out in one room and it's not a tripped breaker.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Since I woke up about 45 minutes ago
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I would if I could but I don't know what the problem is. I don't like dealing with electrricity though so I guess I have to call somebody
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Eddie replied 1 year ago.

the breaker can appear to be okay but sometimes it doesn't go all the way to the off position...........also do you have GFCI outlets in some rooms?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Eddie replied 1 year ago.

they might have tripped and shut down that circuit......can you go around an reset them with the button that is on the outlet

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
there is no test button on the outlet
Expert:  Eddie replied 1 year ago.

the re set button..........GFCI outlets look like this

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
mine are older they don't look like that. no reset button
Expert:  Eddie replied 1 year ago.

is there anyway you could upload some photos of them?

How to send a photo or file instructions

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i'm going to call somewbofy
Expert:  Eddie replied 1 year ago.

okay ..........there is no reason to rate any answer given so you won't be charged for this portion.........good luck to you