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GFCI Outlet Installation – Homeowner DIY Project

electrical outlet on blue wall

Outlets with ground fault circuit interrupters, or GFCIs, are designed to detect electrical imbalances (called faults) in order to protect against short circuits or shocks. These outlets are generally used in “wet” areas, such as bathrooms and kitchens—both locations where short circuits are more likely to occur. GFCI outlet installation is fairly simple and very… (read more)