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Attic Light Installation

How to Install an Attic Shop Light

This project shows how to install an attic shop light by hanging it from the rafter collar ties and connecting it to a switch controlled electrical outlet. This project is continued from How to Wire an Attic Electrical Outlet and Light – Part 2. If you’ve just landed here, see How to Wire an Attic […]

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Toggle Switch NM-B 14/2 Wiring Connections

How to Wire a Light Switch

This project shows how to wire a light switch after the switch box wiring rough-in in this phase of How To Build a Basement Closet. The closet ceiling light was wired in the prior installment. How to Wire a Light Switch The new basement closet wiring has been roughed-in for the wall outlet power extension […]

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Closet Light Wiring Connections: Black, White and Ground Wires

How to Wire a Closet Light

This project explains how to wire a closet light in this phase of How To Build a Basement Closet. See the previous project which illustrates the drywall installation and ceiling electrical box wiring rough-in. Closet Ceiling Light I purchased a Hampton Bay Textured White 2-Light Flushmount Model # FL226-S, ceiling light from Home Depot for […]

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