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Jun 9, 2013 ... http://www.VideoJoeKnows.com How to ground an old style electrical receptacle box (Part 1), is easy...when you know how. If you thought you ...

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Hook one end of an 8-inch green grounding wire or pigtail (also available at ... The National Electrical Code requires you to stick a label on the receptacle that reads ... Our landlord's electrician came to our home and installed 3 prong outlets to ...

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Older homes often have two-pronged outlets that need to be replaced with a Ground ... Do I splice ground wires together when splicing electrical outlet wires?

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Older wiring didn't have the ground.. as the years went by, standards changed ... Some homes without the ground wire, may be wired with BX or armored cable. ... trip when there is not the same amount of current flowing in both electrical lines.

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Assuming that the interior wiring, outlets, and breaker box are in ... How much should it cost to add an electrical grounding wire to a 1950's era house? ... can be much cheaper at times, especially in one-story houses with open floor .... Should ungrounded electrical outlets on an 87 year old house be a deal ...

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Oct 8, 2008 ... We are looking to buy an older house that has been generally renovated, but lacks electrical grounding. To bring it up to code, every outlet in ...

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Aug 25, 2007 ... Many ungrounded outlets have been installed in the older homes, but ... the National Electrical Code, when the outlet is protected by a Ground ...

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If your electrical system is original to your pre-1940s house, you might have what's ... However, many older homes have ungrounded outlets - only two slots ...

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Sep 21, 2015 ... Old houses often have ungrounded outlets which can be a hazard. ... most electrical codes have required a ground wire to be run to all outlets ...