Index of Electrical topics
Please remember that all electrical wiring and installation details given on practicaldiy.com is for information purposes only. From 1st January 2005, the Building Regulations Part P requires, in the UK, that only certified persons can carryout electrical installation work, or the work must be certified upon completion.
- Books dealing with electrical installation and related topics.
- Cooker hoods - the types and selection options.
- Electrical cable - modern electric cables with the 'old' and harmonised colours explained together with the usual sizes and current ratings.
- Electrical cable - the old types which may still be found in houses - the different types and their risks.
- Electrical work and Building Regulations - how Building
Regulations Part P (Electrical Safety) affect DIY in England and Wales.
- Glossary of Electrical terms
- Lighting wiring - the common (loop-in and radial) wiring systems explained.
- Socket positions - the recommended positions of sockets, switches and other electrical boxes.