OLD WIRING BLACK WHITE RED
White, Black and Red wire question | This Old House
Nov 01, 2011The previous fixture had been removed before we took over. There are 2 white wires together, 2 black wires together and one red wire all capped off coming from the wall unit. One wall switch. I tried to wire it up in my typical way: black to black, white to white & not using the red wire at all (have never run into this red wire issue). No action.Two Black and Two White wires for GFCI | This Old HouseJun 01, 2013GFCI outlet has 2 white and 2 black wires | This Old HouseFeb 23, 2012Both white and Black wire are carrying a load. | This Old House Black and white wires both hot | This Old House See more results
How to Wire an Electrical Outlet With Red, White, & Black
Sep 17, 2018The cable has a black wire, which connects directly to the circuit, and a red wire, which connects to the switch. The ground wire also connects to the switch, but the white wire gets spliced to the circuit neutral wire and bypasses the switch.