How do you properly plan the placement of electrical outlets and light switches?
One of the biggest challenges in the budget represents the correct distribution of the outlets and light switches. You may are not considered small thing, because the convenient and functional living very much depends on just them.
Their distribution should relate to the other elements of the interior design. If you do everything right, the need for extensions is unnecessary and you must spend no extra money for unnecessary electronics.
Consider one after another exactly the different areas
In each hallway, you will need additional outlets for the furnishing. In addition to each major piece of furniture there should be on the side of one or two outlets. This also applies to the hallway for the places where you sit down before you go out or shortly after arriving home.
Plan ahead enough electrical outlets and light switches
At an early stage to consider the needs of light in the apartment
You should turn on the lights in the kitchen immediately after you enter the room. There should be a light switch so sideways. In addition you will need electrical outlets next to the seats and the dining area.
This is the minimum. The additional amount of Sockets depends on the number of electrical appliances. You need may be some more Lichtschaler for additional lighting.
In the kitchen, you need targeted more light, and dear!
Do not allow overloading of power line
In the living room, you need a light switch right next to the front door. The rest should be distributed next to the resting and seating areas. At the point where the TV is positioned, insert a power outlet at a height between 1,2 and 1,5 m. Among them you will need a further outlet, which is about 30 cm above the ground. To the sofa around you need outlets for your laptop, for reading lamps and any such, through which your cell phone or other electronic devices can upload.
Define zones with appropriate lighting
Sockets should comfortably are placed completely koordniert with the electric devices
The light switches in a child’s bedroom should be no higher than one meter above the ground. So, you can use the children without effort. The outlets could according to the same principles as are distributed in the living room. However you should secure this especially with the younger children, so there are no unpleasant incidents.
Should be considered also the child safety
Multiple electrical outlets offer more flexibility when setting up the apartment
Smart denken-dimmable light switches for less fuel consumption
In the living room and the kitchen is a higher voltage
Necessarily thinking about the electrical outlets in the bathroom
Razor, toothbrush, hair dryer? What would you add
If you’re staying for rent, you will find the attached Sockets when the
You need usually two light switches. One is next to the front door and another alongside the mirror. If you want to style your hairstyle with the hair dryer in the bathroom, you also need power outlets. You should be positioned at a safe distance from the water.
The light creates atmosphere so plan quietly where and how you need many light switches
Light switch for the lighted mirror must be
Especially in the Office, even if this is at home, several outlets provide
As a contractor you can recommend the best places for the socket
Reading light in the bedroom would be beneficial
Perhaps you have taken our description the main principles of the distribution of the light switches and Sockets. Safety and comfort are the two most important principles for their rational distribution. Next to the door, there’s always a light switch so that you need to look not in the dark after that. The sockets must be present in addition to seating areas and functional areas. They should easily turn your modern devices and at the same time, they should be protected from water and children or pets.
We hope that we could help you with this info and you wish for the light switch and Sockets distribution success.
Together with the electrician you can implement quickly and effectively your planning