I have an electrical outlet mounted outside the back door of my house
and its mounted in a horizontal position. The buyer wants it fastened
to the structure in a more secure manner but I see no way of doing
this without tearing some of the siding off and installing a brace of
some sort. My question is: is the way its mounted to code? ie. just
fastened to the siding and wallboard?
On 9 Dec 2003 05:30:01 -0800, firstname.lastname@example.org
It should not be loose. The orientation of the outlet does not matter.
Turn off the circuit before messing with it. Buy a new cover and
install it to make the buyer happy. The GE Silicone is good stuff.
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