== == == == You may have a bad hot or a bad neutral, or both. This circuit should be protected by a GFCI and is covered in the NEC Code Book.
In many localities (Towns/States) there are now wiring code requirements for a bath sink light to be GFCI protected.
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Should you be doing this yourself?)
This is one of those questions - if you know this little, you shouldn't be doing what you are doing...
No disrespect intended, but this is SO basic that it suggests you have not studied the subject at all!
There are many good reference books and course books to study from.
Troubleshooting is the height of the art.
The only reason there is "not enough voltage" somewhere is because there is a
partially open connection providing resistance and a location to allow a voltage drop [bad splice, bad switch, bad breaker, broken wire, burned splice, ...].
It is the knowledge of how electricity works, and of the methods and materials used to create a functional wiring system, that enables a skilled troubleshooter to locate the problem and repair it.
Where should the "voltage" be, and how does it get there?
When you understand that, you will understand what is keeping it from getting where it should be...
Happy hunting! <><><>
As always, if you are in doubt about what to do, the best advice anyone should give you is to call a licensed electrician to advise what work is needed.
Before you do any work yourself,
on electrical circuits, equipment or appliances,
always use a test meter to ensure the circuit is, in fact, de-energized.
IF YOU ARE NOT ALREADY SURE YOU CAN DO THIS JOB
SAFELY AND COMPETENTLY
REFER THIS WORK TO QUALIFIED PROFESSIONALS.
My bathroom needs new lighting. Which companies provide bathroom lighting fixture?
One fixture unit
Basin or bidet
Switching a light fixture requires the following steps. First, remove the old fixture. Second, you must disconnect the wiring. Third, a junction box must be installed. Finally, a new fixture must be installed. Detailed instructions can be found here: http://www.diynetwork.com/how-to/replace-a-bathroom-light-fixture/index.html
A "Bathroom Fixture" generally refers to any item that is permanently attached or "fixed" to a surface in the bathroom. This can include items such as the tub, toilet and sink. It can also sometimes refer to items such as the mirror and lighting, towel holders and other similarly fixed items.
The bathtub is a bathroom fixture. The basin (sink) and bidet are additional bathroom fixtures.
"Fixture" generally refers to things permanently attached to the structure. A light fixture would be one example, screwed to the wall or ceiling. The light fixture, also called a luminaire, would include devices for holding the lighting elements, supplying electricity to them, enclosing the connections for safety, and means for attaching it to the electrical supply permanently. A "fixture" could, in theory, dangle from a cord permanently attached to a suitable support. For contrast, a cord-connected device would not be a fixture. In fact, it is often illegal to use cord and plug on any appliance that is permanently attached (e.g., screwed in or with water pipes attached).
The light fixture was made in 1920. Many people never replace their bathroom fixtures. The elderly teacher was a fixture at the school for over 30 years.
See if "bidet" works.
This sounds very strange. You should not have an unswitched bathroom light. Replace fixture with one with a pull chain. Turn breaker off before changing the fixture.
No, you do not need a plumber to change a bathroom fixture. If you are not experienced with repair, it would be in your best interest to hire a plumber. If you are experienced, however, there are many sites online that will instruct you on how to change the fixture.
To remove a glued on bathroom light fixture from a mirror, the best product to use is WD-40. Spray on the WD-40 and wait a few minutes while holding up the light fixture so it will not suddenly fall. Gently pull on the light fixture while using a putty knife to scrape the area underneath the lamp next to the mirror. Glue residue can also be cleaned up with the WD-40 after the fixture releases.
There are many furniture stores where you can purchase bathroom vanities. Stores such as IKEA (http://www.ikea.com) and Fixture Universe (http://www.fixtureuniverse.com) offer bathroom vanities on sale for affordable.
Rarely does a fixture have it's mounting points on a stud. You put blocks between studs at the right places to have something to hook to.
The best lighting for a bathroom ceiling is a hanging light fixture with more than one bulb. You don't want all of the light in your bathroom to come from a single bulb.
I have never seen this combination for a bathroom fixture.
min3 ft as suitable for physically handicapped people can use conviniently.
If you are adding the pull chain to an existing fixture then the pull chain switch should have two wires. Wire nut either one to the hot wire coming in and the other to the black wire of the fixture.
There are quite a number of various places that bathroom vanities and sinks can be bought. Some of these places include Kirkland's, Lowe's, Hayneedle, and Fixture Universe.
Just install the new fixture with black to black, white to white, and cap off the ground wire on the new fixture. It'll be fine.
No, you don't have to replace your sink, you just have to replace the fixture's seals. That will stop the water from leaking.