Category Construction Term Glossary
- Electrical Layout Residential
- The House Blueprint Term Electrical Plan is a detailed drawing of all outlets,
lights, and switches in a house. The house plans will show the location of the
outside service, inside panel, and any disconnects.
- Residential NEC Code
- Phase wire in a circuit may be black, red, orange (high leg delta) insulated wire,
sometimes other colors, but never green, gray, or white (whether these are
solid colors or stripes).
- Wiring Methods
- Most circuits in the modern North American home and light commercial
construction are wired with non-metallic sheathed cable designated type (often
referred to by the brand name Romex).