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How To Wire the Electric Controller for a Sprinkler System

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Top 24 Electrical Wiring Projects

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

    Create ambiance by installing a dimmer to any light switch.

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

    How to remove an existing light fixture from the ceiling.

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

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

  4. 4. Step 3: Install Support Brace (02:35)

    How to install a support brace for a ceiling fan.

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

    Learn about the electrical components of your sprinkler system.

  6. 6. How to Rough-In Wiring

    Once you've determined your new home's electrical needs and planned for the electrical system, it's time for the rough-in stage. Use th...

    Time:
    Month
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  7. 7. How to Install a Ceiling Fan (11:24)

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

  8. 8. How to Install a GFCI outlet

    Electrical expert James Young shows how to install a GFCI outlet -- a job that a DIYer can accomplish in a fairly short time.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 9. How to Install a Motion-Sensor Light Switch

    A motion-detector switch will automatically turn on the lights whenever anyone walks into the room. This switch is a relatively simple ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 10. Step 5: Connect Motor Wiring (01:37)

    How to connect the wiring on the ceiling fan motor.

  11. 11. 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
  12. 12. 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
  13. 13. Step 1: Choose the Right Size (00:33)

    How to choose the correct size ceiling fan for a room.

  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 8: Install Control Switch (01:00)

    How to install the fan controls and adjust the fan for different seasons.

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