Get energized to DIY. Stanley Quick Guides offer even the most intimidated homeowner straightforward, no-nonsense repair advice and training. With this handy reference book, Easy Home Wiring Repairs, you will rapidly learn everything you need to know about repairing your wiring starting with the introductory section on tools, materials, and basic electrical wiring skills.
Reliable, professional tips and instruction for the most common wiring repairs. Author Clifford Popejoy, a licensed contractor, puts safety first as he prepares homeowners for wiring repairs. You'll easily work your way up to projects like replacing a receptacle, retrofitting LED lights, and replacing a light fixture. For a complete listing of all the wiring repairs you can accomplish, check out the Table of Contents tab. Here's a quick look at a few of the repairs you'll be able to make:
- Installing a GFCI Outlet
- Replacing a Switch
- Replacing a Light Fixture
- Retrofitting with LEDs
- Replacing a Smoke Alarm
Open a tool box full of essential home improvement tips from the experts at Stanley. The Stanley Quick Guide series offers authoritative, reliable and concise DIY information empowering even the most unskilled homeowners to take on any home repair project with confidence. Get started now on Drywall, Plumbing, Wiring and Home Energy Savings projects.
Durable, spiral-bound, highly visual, easy-to-reference books. Simply flip open your laminated book to tackle home improvement projects like weather-stripping doors and windows; replacing light fixtures; repairing faucets; and closing window openings. The projects vary from the simplest of tasks to the more complex guided by colorful how-to photographs throughout and no nonsense, professional advice.
Cliff Popejoy is a licensed electrical contractor in Sacramento, California. As a Habitat for Humanity crew leader, he has taught scores of novices how to install and troubleshoot residential wiring.