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Smart Guide Wiring
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Home wiring made simple! Smart Guide: Wiring, All-New 2nd Edition, has been entirely re-written and updated--and now features photographs instead of illustrations. It demystifies wiring and empowers do-it-yourselfers with the information they need to keep their home electrical system running smoothly. Easy-to-follow instructions--updated to reflect the latest National Electrical Code®--guide homeowners through the basics of home wiring, including how to safely and effectively work with wiring and descriptions of the tools that will make the job easier. Homeowners learn how their home electrical system works, the different types of cables found in the home, and how to make simple electrical connections. Chapters on switches, receptacles, plugs, cords, lamps, ceiling fixtures, thermostats, and outdoor wiring provide information on installing and repairing these electrical components.
Provides homeowners with instructions on how to make simple electrical repairs: repairing switches, receptacles, lamps, ceiling fixtures, and thermostats. 225 color photographs and 10 full-color illustrations.
This SmartGuide shows you how to install electrical fixtures and make wiring repairs with the expertise of a professional.
- More than 400 color photographs and illustrations - Guides to switches, receptacles, and outdoor lighting - Clear, concise step-by-step instruction - Tips that save time, effort, and money
- Essential information to help you add value to your home by improving your electrical service
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Wiring Basics
Chapter 2: Materials and Equipment
Chapter 3: Wiring Methods
Chapter 4: Receptacles and Switches
Chapter 5: Lighting
Chapter 6: Specialty Wiring
Chapter 7: Outdoor Wiring
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