Includes the Latest in Wi-Fi, Smart-house TechnologyBook - 2017
Shares information and instructions with homeowners for different wiring projects, including installing recessed lighting, stripping cable, and running power to an outbuilding.
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Working with electricity makes a lot of homeowners nervous, but there is no reason to be with the 3rd edition of Wiring Complete in hand. This easy-to-access, comprehensive, step-by-step reference on home wiring offers homeowners and contractors authoritative, reliable information so they can tackle any DIY wiring project with confidence. Co-authored by a licensed electrician and a well-known home improvement writer, Wiring Complete will tell you everything you need to know to see your projects through from start to finish—including common problems and how you can solve them. Extensively revised to reflect the changes in the latest (2017) National Electrical Code and related technologies (including lighting, wireless devices, and integrated whole-house systems), this is the most up-to-date home wiring book on the market, and the only one that a homeowner needs.
The highly visual nature of this book makes it easy for users to identify the material that is relevant to their situation; 875 step-by-step photographs and 60 illustrations provide the exact steps to take for each project. Whether you are working with receptables and switches, lighting, thermostats, home networking, ceiling fans, tricky applicances, outdoor projects, or any other wiring situation, Wiring Complete 3rd Edition removes the guesswork so that you are guaranteed a successful installation. As an added bonus, an introductory chapter on the basics of working with electricity walks the reader through cutting power and testing with a voltage tester so that safety is always kept priority #1.