How To: Identify the switched live wire in a lighting circuit

Identify the switched live wire in a lighting circuit

Before undertaking any electrical project, it is imperative that you know precisely what it is you're doing and to keep in mind that electricity can kill. With that said, this electrical tutorial presents a guide to identifying the switched live wire on a lighting circuit and also explains how to rewire a ceiling rose. For detailed, step-by-step instructions on completing this home project, take a look.

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You are a life-saver. We lost the switch wire and kept blowing the fuse or nothing would work. Thanks you so much for this video. So clear for novices.

This is brilliantly clear. Thank you

This video and the instructions provided are clear, simple and elegant.

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