Electricians Lewiston ME

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Cumberland Electric
(207) 331-5183
56 Forest Lake Rd
Cumberland , ME
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Monday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Circuits & Wiring, Commercial Electrical Services, Electrical Inspections, Electricians, Lighting Design & Installation, Residential Electrical Services

Jim's Residential Wiring
(207) 729-0033
Brunswick, ME
Electric Contractors, Generator Dealers
Lighting, Remodeling

Bennett Electric Inc
(207) 655-3282
42 Turtle Cove Road
Raymond, ME
Electric Contractors Residential, Electric Motors & Generators Wholesale & Manufacturers

RCC Electric
(207) 743-8869
Elm Hill Road
South Paris, ME
Electric Contractors Residential, Electric Equipment Service & Repair
New Construction, Commercial - Industrial

Saindon & Son Electrical Contractors Inc
(207) 783-2309
158 North Temple Street
Lewiston, ME
Electrical Systems of Maine
(207) 783-7126
1200 Minot Ave
Auburn, ME
Electric Contractors, Infrared Spectroscopy Testing Laboratories, Electric Motor Dealers, Infrared Equipment & Services
Payment Options
MasterCard, VISA

Reed Electrical Services
(207) 865-4015
105 Flying Point Road
Freeport, ME
Electric Contractors, Electric Contractors Commercial & Industrial, Home & Recreational Generators, Lighting Consultants & Designers, Phone Equipment & Systems Wiring & Installation

Flanders Electric Inc
(207) 743-6526
50 Beal Street
Norway, ME
Electric Contractors Residential, Electric Motors & Generators Wholesale & Manufacturers
Electric Motors

Renaud Electric
(207) 782-7020
21 Libby Avenue
Lewiston, ME
Deblois Electric Inc
(207) 783-6512
1033 Sabattus Street
Lewiston, ME

Wiring a 3-way or 4-way switch

Do you need to wire 2 switches to control the same light or lights??

Or, wire 3 switches to control the same light or lights??

Here are the instructions for wiring:

Wiring a 3-Way Switch

To use 2 switches to control the same fixture, you will need to use two 3-way switches.

Run 2-wire cable from the fixture to the first switch. Between the switches you will need to run 3-wire (with ground) cable. (The white and red wires will be the switched wires.)

In the picture below, we show power coming into the light fixture. The black (hot) wire will pass right through going to the first switch. Attach it to the white wire of the wire running to the switch. The white wire from the power source will attach to the light's white wire. The light's black wire should be attached to the black wire running to the first switch.

At the switch the white wire (hot) coming from the light, will be connected to the dark colored screw. Mark it with a black marker or paint the end black to indicate it is hot. The red and white wire of the 3-wire going to the next switch should be attached to the light colored screws. Connect the black wire of the 3 wire cable to the black coming into the switch from the light.

At the second switch, attach the black wire to the dark screw and the white and red to the light colored screws.
3 way switch wiring 3 way elementary
For more elementary wiring diagrams of different 3 way circuits scroll down to the bottom of the page. ...

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