Electrical Tool List

I had a few subscribers ask my to do a video outlining the tools needed to do electrical work. this video gives a few of the tools needed to get you started.   https://youtu.be/W-TQoMYCoIg … [Read more...]

INSTALLING A SUB-PANEL

Not to long ago I had one of the subscribers on my you tube channel ask me to do a video tutorial on installing a sub-panel. As chance would have it the Bishop that performed my wedding ceremony and who also happens to be very good friends with my wife and I asked if we could take care of some electrical jobs at the church. The job that the Bishop needed was the addition of some outlets in the … [Read more...]

WIRING A 4-WAY SWITCH

https://youtu.be/HpX6Gtpr0LM In this video tutorial we will go over one of the commonly used methods for wiring a 4 way switch. There are several ways that you can wire a 4 way switch so in the tutorial I will try to give as much detail as possible about how the 3 way and 4 way switches work and the various parts of the switch in hopes that you will gain a better understanding when faced with … [Read more...]

WIRING A 3-WAY SWITCH

https://youtu.be/rHlPsbX1HQc In this video tutorial we will go over one of the commonly used methods for wiring a 3 way switch. There are several ways that you can wire a 3 way switch so in the tutorial I will try to give as much detail as possible about how the 3 way switch work and the various parts of the switch in hopes that you will gain a better understanding when faced with this wiring … [Read more...]

How to install a single pole switch

https://youtu.be/LSyzLNUoGus The single pole switch is the simplest and most easy to understand of all the switches. In this how to video I will show you how to wire a single pole switch along with wiring light fixture. I do apologize for the unprofessionalism of the video, I am just learning how to use my video editing software so as time go on I will get better! At least I hope I … [Read more...]

How to install a circuit breaker

https://youtu.be/hDnHz0bRAKw I had a person leave a comment on my Post "how to install an outlet" if I could do a tutorial on installing a circuit breaker. This video tutorial will show you how to safely install both a double pole and single pole circuit breaker in your electrical panel. When installing electrical Wiring inside your service panel extra care should be taken because there will be … [Read more...]

How to install an outlet part 2

https://youtu.be/dwv74oavCmA In this video tutorial I go over the basics of installing and wiring an outlet in a plastic box. I also give some tips on how to work safely while performing this project. I will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have about this or any other project that you may be involved with. So feel free to leave a response in the form of a question or comment … [Read more...]

How to Install an outlet part 1

https://youtu.be/k8tkKjhykDk In this video tutorial I go over the basics of installing and wiring an outlet in a plastic box. I also give some tips on how to work safely while performing this project. I will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have about this or any other project that you may be involved with. So feel free to leave a response in the form of a question or comment … [Read more...]

RESIDENTIAL WIRING CABLE TYPES

https://youtu.be/9klnxpr3nhY When performing residential electrical wiring one could run into on of many different types of wiring methods. In the video wire types below I give a basic description about some of the cables you may run into on a residential project. I created a Powerpoint video wire sizes that show some common wire sizes used in residential electrical wiring. I am always willing … [Read more...]

CHOOSING THE RIGHT WIRE FOR THE JOB

https://youtu.be/3C5SSdpf26M In order to safely and properly complete that electrical wiring project you must be able to choose and install the right size and type of cable. All electrical conductors are rated by how much current they can safely carry before overheating and possibly causing a fire. The amount of current that a wire can safely conduct is determined by its AWG size (american wire … [Read more...]

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