Light fitting in house or home is a very important thing to talk about. It is light fitting that adds beauty to a home. Therefore, I am going to share with you, the little knowledge that I have. When you want to buy a light fitting for your home, there are a few things that… Continue reading Light fitting in house or home.
I have decided to talk about electrical cables in Zambia, it’s because a lot of people ask me, what’s the best cable brand? For electrical house wiring. Most people would approach me and tell me Themba I bought such and such cable is it good? This is a difficult question to answer because you should… Continue reading Electrical cables in Zambia
What is the electrical wiring colour codes? This is a system where the colour of a wire represents the function of a wire in a circuit. There are a lot of electrical wiring colour codes. There is the American wiring colour code and the British wiring code. I am not saying that there are only… Continue reading Free Electrical wiring colour codes for 4 countries.
Know how to install a cooker control unit, is a good skill to have. I know a lot of people who prefers to install a cooker control unit themselves. It is a simple task. I am going to show you how to do it step by step. I am assuming that all the wiring is… Continue reading How to install a Cooker control unit
Before I proceed to explain how to wire a photocell to multiple lights. Allow me to say that a photocell is an electrical device that is controlled by light. How does light work with a photocell?. A photocell is a light-controlled resistor. I am going to limit myself to discuss the photocell used to switch… Continue reading How to wire a photocell to multiple lights.
Can I wire lights and outlets on the same circuit? This is a question a lot of people ask me. And most of the time my response is it depends. Why do I always say it depends? For example, when you’re doing a temporary Installation, you can wire both lights and outlets on the same… Continue reading Can I wire lights and outlets on the same circuit?
Electrical wire sizes in mm, I would like to state from the onset that my discussion is limited or confined to electrical wires used in house wiring. For this reason, I will talk about common circuits used in electrical house wiring. In domestic or residential premises, most of the load is lighting and sockets outlets.… Continue reading Electrical wire sizes in mm
What is an electrical quotation for house wiring? A quotation is a formal statement setting out the estimated cost for a particular job or service. I am going to limit my discussion to a quotation for electrical house wiring works. I will talk about electrical quotation for wiring a house in stages. What do I… Continue reading Electrical quotation for house wiring.
What is electrical concealed wiring? This is a type of electrical wiring, that ensures that all the materials used are hidden. When I say that all the materials are hidden, I refer to conduits, metal boxes loop inboxes and cables. This is regardless of where the materials are concealed. When doing concealed wiring, you conceal… Continue reading Electrical concealed wiring.
Knowing how to use an electrical testing screwdriver is a skill that is essential. This tool helps a lot when you want to check voltage at home. Before I can go ahead and show you how to use an electrical testing screwdriver, I would like you to know the parts that make up a tester… Continue reading How to use an electrical testing screwdriver.