How to Wire a Single Pole Light Switch Wiring Video

Instructional video on how to Wire a Single Pole Light Switch

By Mark J. Donovan

In this video, Mark Donovan of, shows how to wire a single pole light switch.

A single pole light switch is the most common light switch circuit used in today’s homes. Wiring them can be a little tricky, however. In this video Mark provides step-by-step instructions on wiring this type of light switch circuit.

Warning: When working with electricity use extreme caution to avoid the risk of electrical shock. Make sure to first shut off power at the main circuit panel and then confirm all power to the electrical fixtures and boxes are off prior to beginning any work on them.

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