January 7, 2015
In this video series you'll learn how run the rough electrical wiring for a bathroom
Common air-sealing enclosures can lead to melted foam, shorted wiring, and even fire
Best practices for running wire, nailing boxes, and installing fixtures
Q: I’m chasing air leaks in my 1850 farmhouse after a recent blower-door test. There are five recessed can lights in the kitchen and another five in the bedroom above the…
January 5, 2015
Designed to look like a recessed can
September 10, 2014
Electrician Cliff Popejoy explains the ins and outs of household electricity
May 14, 2014
The number of homes with photovoltaic (PV) systems is growing. Most of these systems are tied to the electric grid, which means that any surplus is fed back into the…
March 5, 2014
This tool is a must-have when it comes to electrical troubleshooting
January 8, 2014
LEDs set a high bar for kitchen-workspace illumination
To gain acceptance as the lightbulb of the future, LEDs have undergone design tweaks so they more closely mimic the light of the past. Specific challenges—and how they were met—are outlined.
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