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Replacing a single light switch with a double light switch .

Discussion in 'Electrics UK' started by DEEJAYKAY, 29 May 2014.

  1. DEEJAYKAY

    DEEJAYKAY

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    Hi

    In my dining room I have two ceiling pendants at either ends of the room, both lights are operated by a single light switch!

    My question is how easy would it be to install a double light switch to allow me to work each light independently of each other.

    Any advice welcome.
     
  2. EFLImpudence

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    It depends on how it is wired.

    If there is only one cable at the switch -
    you will require an additional cable from the switch to whichever of the lights contains all the wiring.

    If there is more than one cable at the switch please post a picture of the wiring.
     
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