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The not smart way to run TV cable through the main hydro entrance conduit is open for water penetration…

Do we need an Electrician here?

Very dangerous way to provide ground for the electric system – booster cable acting as a “grounding bridge”…

Not ideal place for light switches – need to be replaced to comply with “1 m” requirement

The dead mouse in the panel – a reminder that “no holes allowed in metal box…”

Water in the panel – is not safe for the homeowner and it all starts from outside…

“Duct tape can fix everything…” – Very costly repair that most likely will require electrical mast replacement…

Two homes – same issue: main hydro entrance below grade now (not bother that it water entrance point to electrical panel) – will require new main hydro installation.

Active old switches – no question about “knob-and-tube” wiring in this house…

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