The lights in two rooms keep getting dim, the they're on the same circuit.
Here's the weird thing. When I listen to a battery powered radio, I hear
static at the same time the lights dim.
I thought maybe a light fixture in one room had a problem, but they go dim
independently. What I mean is if the lights in one room are off, the other
room still has the problem
You have a bad connection somewhere along that circuit. The static
you hear is the interference from the arc of the electricity jumping
across the bad connection.
This is a fire waiting to start. I would cut power to this circuit
and not turn it back on until you find the bad connection or have a
prof. come and fix it.
If you want to fix it yourself cut the power to the circuit and start
pulling the switches and outlets that were cut off with the breaker.
Find aluminum wire? Stop here and call an electrician. No aluminum?
Make sure none of the devices are using the "stab" connections on the
back. Check all the screw terminals for tightness. If you see any
discoloring or find loose screws on anything go ahead and replace the
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