Ultimate Guide: Wiring, 9th Updated Edition (Creative Homeowner) DIY Residential Home Electrical Installations and Repairs – New Switches, Outdoor Lighting, LED, Step-by-Step Photos (Ultimate Guides) by Charles Byers
About the book
- Make common electrical repairs
- Add new switches and receptacles
- Install lighting fixtures, appliances, and outdoor lighting
- Run wiring from room to room
- Add new circuits and service panels
- Switch to smart home automation
- Install LED wafer lighting and dimmer switches
- Set up indoor and outdoor emergency systems
- And much more!
This 328-page guide demystifies home wiring and residential electrical systems with easy-to-understand language, step-by-step photography, and detailed illustrations! As a homeowner or DIYer, you’ll learn how your home’s electrical system works–from the inside out–and how to complete installations and repairs.
This project-based book shows how to choose the right cable, wiring, and other equipment, and how to run wires through walls and between floors.
Easy-to-follow projects guide you through the installation of switches, outlets, electrical appliances, and lighting systems.
A dedicated Wiring Methods section will guide you through basic circuits, wires, plugs, wires, sockets, and more! You’ll also learn how outdoor lighting, including security and low-voltage systems, can help improve and brighten the outdoor areas around your home.
Wire with peace of mind after you learn the basics of electricity and basic safety rules to follow.
Protect your home with wire safety and emergency power equipment such as smoke detectors as well as lightning and surge protectors.
This 9th edition has been updated with the latest information on everything from recent code standards (the National Electrical Code) and insight into smart home automation to renewable energy, LED chip lighting, dimmer switches, indoor and outdoor emergency systems, and more!
The author Charlie T. Byers is an instructor at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology where he supervises and teaches a new department of residential remodeling.
He is also the author of DIY for Renters: Don’t Call the Landlord.
The Definitive Guide: Wiring, 9th Updated Edition, explains residential electrical systems in easy-to-understand terms to help you learn how to work with electrical wiring and to repair, replace, and install typical electrical system elements.
Learn how to work like a professional electrician, and save money with home electrical installations, repairs, and improvements, with The Ultimate Guide: Wiring, 9th Updated Edition!
“A good reference book to help you with a range of home and shop wiring repairs and improvements. You need to grab a copy of Creative Homeowner Ultimate Guide: Wiring.”