Video Vault: Mount an Electrical Box in a Tight Spot
With limited space to swing a hammer, there are still ways to install the box securely.
Nailing an electrical box in tight quarters can be frustrating, but Cliff Popejoy, a leadman on a volunteer crew for Habitat for Humanity, has a few ideas to make the task a little easier. In this gem from the Fine Homebuilding Video Vault, he even demonstrates a way to save the box when it doesn’t go exactly as planned.
Cliff’s article Rough Electrical Wiring gives a complete primer for wiring a house. Check it out.