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Top 24 Electrical Wiring Projects

  1. 1. Electrical Wiring Basics (01:30)

    Learn about the electrical components of your sprinkler system.

  2. 2. Create a Solar Powered Shed

    Install a solar panel on your workshop to power your tools.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  3. 3. Step 4: Install Bracket (01:48)

    How to install the mounting bracket for a ceiling fan.

  4. 4. Step 5: Connect Motor Wiring (01:37)

    How to connect the wiring on the ceiling fan motor.

  5. 5. How to Install a Ceiling Fan (11:24)

    Amy Matthews demonstrates step by step how to install a ceiling fan.

  6. 6. How to Run Electrical Wire and Install Insulation

    Use these step-by-step instructions to learn how to improve your basement by running new electrical and putting up energy-saving insula...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  7. 7. Step 6: Attach Fan Blades (01:00)

    How to attach the fan blades to the rotating bezel.

  8. 8. Step 2: Remove Light Fixture (01:33)

    How to remove an existing light fixture from the ceiling.

  9. 9. How to Wire Recessed Ceiling Lights

    Recessed "high hat" lighting fixtures provide excellent illumination and give a room an elegant appearance.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 10. Ceiling Fan Install: Overview (04:16)

    Overview of steps to replace an existing light fixture with a ceiling fan.

  11. 11. Recessed "Can" Lighting (03:50)

    Here are the things to know when choosing and installing recessed lights.

  12. 12. Putting in a Dimmer Switch (01:52)

    Create ambiance by installing a dimmer to any light switch.

  13. 13. How to Wire an Entertainment Bar

    Host Fuad Reveiz shows how to wire and add outlets to an entertainment bar.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 14. How to Install an Electric Skylight

    Natural light from above is a beautiful enhancement to any home. This project will walk you through the complete process of installing ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  15. 15. Step 7: Attach Light Fixture (00:56)

    How to attach the light fixture to a ceiling fan.

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