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Inside an Electrical Outlet

A cracked, loose, or (ouch!) shocking electrical receptacle is a candidate for replacement. But before you head out shopping for a new one, know what to ask for and how to connect everything safely.


How to Add an Electrical Outlet

Master electrician Allen Gallant powers up a new outlet


How to Install a Stand-by Generator

In this how-to video, This Old House host Kevin O'Connor explains how to install a whole house stand-by generator.