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Installing a GFCI Outlet

To reduce the risk of electrical shock in the wet areas of your home, install a GFCI outlet. Use these step-by-step instructions to eas...

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Top 11 Gfcis Projects

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

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

  2. 2. Electrical Safety Devices (02:24)

    Matt tells how the industry is working to make electrical appliances safer.

  3. 3. Replacing Outlets

    Replacing outlets with safer GFCI outlets is a simple project for beginner DIYers to bring their kitchen and bathroom outlets up to cod...

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 4. Electrical Safety Tips

    DIY Network host Jeff Wilson offers electrical system safety tips.

  5. 5. Extension Cord Tips

    DIY experts offer tips on three-pronged extension cords and accessories that add ease and durability to every workshop.

  6. 6. Bathroom Safety (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics for bathroom safety.

  7. 7. DIY Electrical Safety

    DIY Network has tips on how to work safely around electricity.

  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.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 9. Slaughter vs. Wiring (01:53)

    Josh fixes the electrical system after heavy metal band Slaughter fries it.

  10. 10. Install a GFCI Outlet

    Add protection to electrical outlets by installing a ground fault circuit interrupter.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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