Category Archives: Electrical

Final inspection

It was Paul’s every other Friday off so he scheduled the final inspection with the township and picked up our tiles. We passed!! It wasn’t without incident though. Remember when we called the township about what we needed for permits, … Continue reading

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3rd Party FINAL Inspection

We passed the third party electrical inspection. That is all. Continue reading

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All the small things

It’s getting down to the finishing touches now. The LED lights now work properly. I start on the window trim. Continue reading

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Appliances Go Back In

The range and refrigerator are put in place and the faucet is installed. Continue reading

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Lightswitch Rave… LED edition

I install a DIY LED light system and they flash like a rave. Learn from my mistakes in spec’ing out your system. Continue reading

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It looks like a room again

What a busy day. Most of the flooring goes down, we get vent pipe and range vent caps installed, and I somehow had enough energy after all that to wire up the outlets. Continue reading

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Permits

A primer on getting renovation permits and how to create the drawings you will need. I also give some tips for online access to codes and review a book on electrical and another on plumbing. Continue reading

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We passed our 2nd rough-in inspection!! Day 35..

I struggle with some challenges presented when fixing the wiring for our lights. But I overcome them and get a rough-in approval! Continue reading

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Stuff in my Way

I continue to run wiring and discover lots of stuff in my way. Continue reading

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Wrestling With a Big Wire

Our cabinets show up! I replace the cable for our range after struggling to find the proper size staples, and get our dishwasher electrical outlet figured out. Continue reading

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