Attach a metal electrical box to a stud to add an outlet or switch

If your home uses metal electrical boxes and you want to add an outlet, this video will show you how to securely attach the box to a stud so you can install the new outlet. Attaching the box to a stud is the most secure option for a new outlet or switch.

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