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The complete guide to home wiring : a comprehensive manual, from basic repairs to advanced projects.

Author: Creative Publishing International.
Publisher: Minnetonka, Minn. : Creative Pub. International, ©2001.
Series: Black & Decker home improvement library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated, step-by-step guide to identifying and working with wires, cables, switches, receptacles, and fixtures.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Amateurs' manuals
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Creative Publishing International.
ISBN: 0865734291 9780865734296
OCLC Number: 45583398
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 302 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: Electricity Basics --
Understanding Electricity --
Electricity & Safety --
Your Electrical System --
Parts of the Electrical System --
Understanding Circuits --
Grounding & Polarization --
Tools for Electrical Repairs --
Wiring Basics --
Wires & Cables --
Service Panels --
Fuses & Circuit Breakers --
Mapping Circuits & Indexing the Service Panel --
Evaluating Circuits for Safe Capacity --
Electrical Boxes --
Installing an Electrical Box --
Replacing an Electrical Box --
Wall Switches --
Common Wall-switch Problems --
Wall-switch Basics --
Single-pole Wall Switches --
Three-way Wall Switches --
Four-way Wall Switches --
Double Switches --
Pilot-light Switches --
Switch/receptacles --
Specialty Switches --
Testing Switches for Continuity --
Fixing & Replacing Wall Switches --
Dimmer Switches --
Receptacles --
Common Receptacle Problems --
Receptacle Wiring --
Basic Types of Receptacles --
Older Receptacles --
High-voltage Receptacles --
Childproof Receptacles & Other Accessories --
Testing Receptacles for Power, Grounding & Polarity --
Repairing & Replacing Receptacles --
GFCI Receptacles --
Light Fixtures --
Repairing & Replacing Incandescent Light Fixtures --
Repairing & Replacing Recessed Light Fixtures --
Repairing Chandeliers --
Repairing Track Lights --
Repairing & Replacing Fluorescent Lights --
Replacing a Plug --
Replacing a Lamp Socket --
Fixing & Replacing Doorbells --
Fixing & Replacing Thermostats --
Repairing Electric Baseboard Heater --
Repairing Wall-mounted Electric Heater --
Home Telephone System --
Inspector's Notebook --
Service Panel Inspection --
Inspecting the Grounding Jumper Wire --
Common Cable Problems --
Checking Wire Connections --
Electrical Box Inspection --
Common Electrical Cord Problems --
Inspecting Receptacles & Switches --
Evaluating Old Wiring --
Wiring Project Basics --
Planning a Wiring Project --
Examine Your Main Service --
Learn about Codes & Common Electrical Code Requirements --
Prepare for Inspections --
Evaluate Electrical Loads --
Draw a Wiring Diagram & Get a Permit --
Circuit Maps for 26 Common Wiring Layouts --
Wiring Installation Basics --
Tools, Materials & Techniques --
Electrical Boxes for Projects --
Installing Electrical Boxes --
Wires & Cables for Projects --
Installing NM Cable --
Conduit --
Wiring a Laundry with Conduit --
Circuit Breaker Panels --
Connecting Circuit Breakers --
Installing a Subpanel --
Advanced Wiring Projects --
Wiring a Room Addition --
Wiring a Room Addition: Construction View --
Wiring a Room Addition: Diagram View --
Plan the Circuits --
Install Boxes & Cables --
Installing a Vent Fan --
Installing Electrical Fixtures --
Installing Track Lighting --
Installing Telephone & Cable Television Wiring --
Make Final Connections --
Wiring a Remodeled Kitchen --
Wiring a Remodeled Kitchen: Construction View --
Wiring a Remodeled Kitchen: Diagram View --
Plan the Circuits --
Install Boxes & Cables --
Make Final Connections --
Installing a Vent Hood --
Installing Outdoor Wiring --
Installing Outdoor Wiring: Cutaway View --
Installing Outdoor Wiring: Diagram View --
Plan the Circuit --
Dig Trenches --
Install Boxes & Conduit --
Install UF Cable --
Make Final Connections --
Low-voltage Outdoor Lighting --
Home Network Wiring Systems --
Installing a Home Network System --
Distribution Center --
Distribution Modules --
Cables & Wires --
Multimedia Outlets & Accessories --
Assessing Needs --
Determining Locations --
Preparing Multimedia Outlets --
Mounting the Distribution Center --
Routing Cables & Wires --
Installing an Audio System --
Terminating Connectors --
Making Final Connections --
Testing the System & Troubleshooting Problems --
Home Automation.
Series Title: Black & Decker home improvement library.
Other Titles: Home wiring

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An illustrated, step-by-step guide to identifying and working with wires, cables, switches, receptacles, and fixtures.

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