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How to Install a Lamp Cord Switch

A cord switch makes it easy to turn hard-to-reach lamps on and off. Use these step-by-step instructions to install one in no time.

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Top 100 Electrical Projects

  1. 1. Circuit-Breaker Locator

    DIY experts explain how this handy tool takes the guesswork out of locating circuit breakers.

  2. 2. Setting Up an Audio System in a Media Room or Home Theater

    DIY Networks has all the information about how to set up an audio system in a media room or home theater.

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

    How to remove an existing light fixture from the ceiling.

  4. 4. Wrap-N-Strap (00:53)

    This handy, affordable organizer keeps electrical cords out of the way.

  5. 5. Fishing a Wire Through Walls (00:00:23)

    It's tricky to do! Here's a helpful hint for feeding wires through walls.

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

    How to install a support brace for a ceiling fan.

  7. 7. Energy-Conservation Tips

    DIY Network makes it easy to cut costs and reduce utility bills with these energy-conservation tips.

  8. 8. Ceiling Fan Switches (02:08)

    Get some expert advice about installing a dimmer to a ceiling fan.

  9. 9. Installing a Patio Sound System

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on installing a patio sound system.

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  10. 10. Foot Switches

    The DIY Network shows you two products that allow you to safely control a power switch with your foot.

  11. 11. DIY Landscape Lighting Tips (00:03:18)

    Increase your home's safety and security with these easy lighting ideas.

  12. 12. How to Replace an Outlet

    These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to easily replace an electrical outlet.

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    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 13. Solar Power: The Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

    DIY Network experts answer frequently asked-about topics and additional information on solar power.

  14. 14. Installing a GFCI Outlet (05:32)

    See how an expert safely installs a GFCI in areas where water is present.

  15. 15. Stud and Electrical Sensors (04:50)

    Take the guess work out of locating wall studs and electrical wires.

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