8 Essential Tools for Beginner DIY Electrical Projects

If you want to tackle some simple electrical projects at home like replacing an outlet, upgrading a switch to a dimmer switch, or changing a light fixture, you need these 8 tools to make the project successful. In this video I explain what each tool is and how you would use it on the first electrical projects homeowners typically want to tackle.

Links to tools & products mentioned in the video (affiliate links):

Sperry ET6102 voltage tester: https://amzn.to/3nB2UzG

3/16” flathead screwdriver: https://amzn.to/3LvIlOw

#1 Square head screwdriver: https://amzn.to/3n1F14n

#2 Square head screwdriver: https://amzn.to/3n6FHWj

Milwaukee 6-in-1 electrician’s pliers: https://amzn.to/3IJJm4M

Needle nose pliers: https://amzn.to/3Ndq1Lv

Olfa utility knife: https://amzn.to/3ArMInt

Wago connector combination pack: https://amzn.to/42Ubr0R