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Electrical Videos


In this section you will find videos to help you when doing home electrics.

If you are not 100% certain what you are doing please consult a professional electrician.

  • 03:46 Popular how to fit a back box in plasterboard

    how to fit a back box in plasterboard

    by Admin Added 1,552 Views / 0 Likes

    How to fit a dry lining back box in a plasterboard wall.

  • 03:42 Popular Fuse Testing

    Fuse Testing

    by Admin Added 1,329 Views / 0 Likes

    How to check a fuse using a couple of different tools

  • 11:39 Popular How to install a Fused connection unit | FCU

    How to install a Fused connection unit | FCU

    by Admin Added 3,113 Views / 0 Likes

    This video shows a DIY'er how to install a fused connection unit, often called a FCU. Useful links-http://www.ultimatehandyman.co.uk/routing_a_cable.htm#The latest requirements for running cables is below-http://www.ultimatehandyman.co.uk/forum1/diy-elect

  • 03:10 Popular How to strip electrical twin core and earth cable

    How to strip electrical twin core and earth cable

    by Admin Added 2,505 Views / 0 Likes

    Twin core and earth cable can easily be striped ready for termination using this method

  • 10:49 Popular How to replace wall lights | fitting uplighters

    How to replace wall lights | fitting uplighters

    by Admin Added 2,905 Views / 0 Likes

    This video shows how to safely replace wall lights and has some good tips on collecting the dust when drilling as well as how to ensure the fixing bracket is completely level.

  • 05:07 Popular Continuity test using a multi meter

    Continuity test using a multi meter

    by Admin Added 2,189 Views / 0 Likes

    How to use a multi-meter to perform a continuity test.

  • 04:15 Popular How to rewire a fuse

    How to rewire a fuse

    by Admin Added 1,824 Views / 0 Likes

    How to rewire a fuse from a consumer unit, this is useful if you have an older style consumer unit.

  • 04:17 Popular Wago lighting connectors

    Wago lighting connectors

    by Admin Added 2,405 Views / 0 Likes

    Wago lighting connector make replacing a light fitting much easier

  • 16:41 Popular Sinking an electrical backbox

    Sinking an electrical backbox

    by Admin Added 4,264 Views / 0 Likes

    How to fit an electrical double back box onto a solid brick wall that has been wallpapered. Fitting a back box is normally done before the wall is papered but if you wanted to add an extra socket in your home and the wall has been papered then this video

  • 03:16 Popular multimeter voltage using a multi meter

    multimeter voltage using a multi meter

    by Admin Added 1,923 Views / 0 Likes

    How to use a multi-meter to measure voltage

  • 06:32 Popular Wiring a three pin plug

    Wiring a three pin plug

    by Admin Added 1,540 Views / 0 Likes

    How to wire a standard 3 pin plug

  • 03:02 Popular Energy saving Light bulbs

    Energy saving Light bulbs

    by Admin Added 1,375 Views / 0 Likes

    Year on year electricity bills increase at a much higher rate than inflation. By installing low energy light bulbs you can make a substantial saving on your energy bills in a quick time. Typically payback is after 12 months, by that time you have paid for

  • 05:19 Popular How to measure amperage

    How to measure amperage

    by Admin Added 1,294 Views / 0 Likes

    How to measure amperage using a multi-meter

  • 07:39 Popular How to install a USB wall socket

    How to install a USB wall socket

    by Admin Added 1,668 Views / 0 Likes

    More and more electrical items can now be charged using a USB lead, which often means plugging an adapter into a standard electrical socket. This can mean that your socket soon becomes busy with items that are trying to use the power outlets. Installing a

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  • 02:43 Popular Light switch testing

    Light switch testing

    by Admin Added 2,362 Views / 0 Likes

    This video is useful if you are having problems with a light that either will not switch off or will not switch on (assuming the lamp has been checked).

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