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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 36 Outlets Projects

  1. 1. Bosch Brute (01:07)

    This jackhammer plugs into a standard outlet and is easy for anyone to use.

  2. 2. Removing an Outlet (01:25)

    Find out how to safely remove an unused outlet from your home.

  3. 3. Duracell Powerpack 600 (01:12)

    This portable 600-watt powerpack can run power tools and small appliances.

  4. 4. How to Replace an Outlet

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

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 5. Know Your Home's Electrical System

    If you're building a new home, don't assume you have no control over the locations of the electrical outlets. DIY Network experts offer...

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

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

  7. 7. Electricity in the Workshop

    DIY experts offer tips on workshop electricity.

  8. 8. How to Prep Garage Walls

    Host Fuad Reveiz dresses up ordinary garage walls to look more like a place for a chopper to be stored using diamond plate.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  9. 9. Smart Power Outlet

    This power switch can enhance the efficiency and safety in your workshop. Read about it here at DIY.

  10. 10. Cut Perfect Holes With a Python Cutter

    DIY Network experts demonstrate how to use a cool tool that might make you want to toss away your keyhole saw.

  11. 11. Design Outlet Covers (02:31)

    Snazz up your outlets and light switches with your own decorative covers.

  12. 12. How to Identify Wiring

    DIY Network experts offer tips on how to identify the wiring in your house.

  13. 13. How to Replace an Electrical Outlet Receptacle

    At Disaster House, we invited heavy-metal rock band Slaughter to overload our electrical system. We had the band to hook up all of thei...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 14. 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...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  15. 15. Safe Outlets for Your Home (02:44)

    Ground fault circuit interrupters are a great investment for home safety.

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