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Why Does Half of an Electrical Outlet Work and the Other Half Doesn’t?

Monday, December 11 2017 4:06 PM
Categorized In Electrical


Outlet failure is a common problem homeowners face. Usually, an outlet won’t work properly because there is a wiring issue but there are four other common reasons for only half of an electrical outlet working. For example, you may have one of the following: A switched plug An outlet that was set up with backstabbed wiring A wire nut... Read Article