On Mon, 26 Oct 2009 11:38:56 -0400, "Existential Angst"
The idea behind it is - if one circuit blows the whole room does not
I've seen wiring done that has, say, all the outlets on the left wall
of all rooms on one circuit. Outlets on the right wall on one circuit,
outlets on the back wall on one circuit, and on the door wall on one
All switched outlets on one circuit, and lights on alternate circuits
so no 2 adjacent lights share the same fuse . This was for safety
reasons - never have more than a short distance dark at one time from
a blown fuse, and for seviceability - which outlet went out? - it's
the fuse for that "location".
Not common - and only in more expensive homes, because it took a lot
more wire, and work, to install.
I'd put new wires in the wall if possible.
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