Ultimate Guide: Wiring, 9th Updated Edition (Creative Homeowner) DIY Residential Home Electrical Installations and Repairs with New Switches, Outdoor Lighting, LED, Step-by-Step Photos, and More
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A dedicated section reviews specialty wiring for low-voltage power and wiring applications including:
Low-voltage transformers Low-voltage wires Bells and chimes Timers Sensors and alarms Thermostats Antennas Telecommunications
Your Guide to Home Wiring
Ultimate Guide: Wiring, Updated 9th Edition explains home wiring and residential electrical systems in easy-to-understand terms for any DIYer or homeowner.
This 9th edition has been updated with the latest information on everything from recent code standards and smart home automation to renewable energy, LED wafer lighting, dimmer switches, new indoor and outdoor emergency systems, and more!
Learn how to do your own home electrical installations, repairs, and enhancements Easy-to-follow instructions with step-by-step photography and detailed illustrations 9th edition has been fully updated to comply with the latest National Electrical Code, and includes additional insight on smart home automation, renewable energy, and much more Author Charlie T. Byers is an instructor at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology where he oversees and teaches a new residential remodeling department
DIY Residential Home Electrical Installations and Repairs
Review the materials and equipment you’ll need including wires, cables, service panels, circuit breakers, fuses, electrical boxes, receptacles, switches, low-voltage transformers, raceways, and conduits!
Learn the fundamentals of electricity, how electricity is provided, how electricity works, how to work safely with electricity, and grounding systems.
Get acquainted with basic circuitry and wiring, receptacles, switches, plugs, cords, sockets, new circuits, and service panels so you can tackle a variety of electrical projects!
Brighten up your home with different lighting types, fixtures, and designs including incandescent LEDs, Quartz Halogen, recessed, and vanity lighting.
“A good reference book to help you with a range of home and shop wiring repairs and improvements. You need to pick up a copy of Creative Homeowner’s Ultimate Guide: Wiring.” —TOOL REVIEWS
Appliances and Equipment
Equip yourself for any upgrade or remodel with shopping tips and installation instructions for ventilating and heating equipment, safety equipment, dishwashers, hot-water dispensers, ceiling fans, range hood, electric water heater, radiant floor heating, and more!
Wire in your backyard with confidence! Learn what makes outdoor wiring different with outdoor lighting design, wiring preparation, outdoor wiring methods, low-voltage lighting basics, and electrical requirements for swimming pools and spas.
Discover how to modernize your electric setup with smart home basics, data-transmission standards, uses for home automation, X-10 projects, and home networking as well as smart home technology and apps!
Protect against possible property damage with lighting protection, surge protection, safety equipment, lightning rods, lightning protection systems, electrical surge protection, whole-house protection, point-of-use protection, and grounding.
Publisher : Creative Homeowner; Updated 9th edition (September 26, 2022)
Language : English
Paperback : 328 pages
ISBN-10 : 1580115756
ISBN-13 : 978-1580115759
Item Weight : 1.11 pounds