How to Wire a Combo Plug and Switch - Ask the Electrician Thanks for your electrical wiring question Marni. Wiring a Combo Plug and Light Switch. Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best installed by a Licensed Contractor or Certified Electrician. Tools Required: Depends on the exact scope of work. Electricians Tools including a Videos of wiring a plug to a switch Click to view on YouTube4:52How to wire an outlet to a switch (half hot receptacle)124K views · Sep 11, 2017YouTube › Skills and TradeClick to view on YouTube24:00How to wire an outlet and a switch312K views · Aug 3, 2014YouTube › The Burb BillyClick to view on YouTube1:56How To Wire Up A Electrical Outlet To A Light Switch152K views · Oct 1, 2016YouTube › kooper salmoSee more videos of wiring a plug to a switch How to Wire a Switch to a Plug Outlet | eHow Remove fuse or turn off breaker for the circuit controlling the outlet to be modified. Double-check Remove the face plate by removing the exposed screws from the double outlet and set aside. Remove the black and white wires coming into the box from the receptacle to which they are Connect the black incoming wire to the switch to be installed in the circuit using the screwdriver. See all full list on ehow Wiring a light switch? Here's how. - Easy Do It Yourself Wiring a light switch With the power coming to the switch and then going to the lights, you will notice that there are two black wires, two white wires and two ground wires (bare wires). First of all we should connect the ground wires to the box.