Electrical Basics: Outlets, Switches, & Lamps
October 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am CDT
Change outlets, install new switches, fix a lamp, and get the right tools.
Doing any electrical work in your home can be pretty scary. Why? Because most of us never learned the basics of how the electrical system in your house works. When you want to do simple things like change out almond outlets for white ones or replace a sconce, you don’t need to call in an electrician, and you can do it yourself.
Also, if you thrift a lamp or have an old one from grandma, we will show you how to rewire the whole thing,
Learn how to change switches, fixtures, and outlets, how your electrical works in your house, how to fix lamps, and most importantly, how not to electrocute yourself! Also, when you’re in over your head and need to call an electrician. Lots of time for questions and answers!
You will learn:
- How electricity works in your home
- How to change outlets and switches
- How to change out a fixture
- How to rewire a lamp
- Safety, safety, and safety
- Tools to have at home.