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Installation Of Your Swidget Outlet

Check out the simple steps below to see if you want to install the Swidget Outlet yourself or get some help from a professional. Installing Swidget is easy. Instructions can be found in three places:

  • In the infographic or video on this page
  • On the Resources section in My Account
  • Inside the Swidget Outlet package
Installing Swidget - Attention

If you aren’t comfortable replacing an outlet, talk to your electrician. Remember, always follow your local building code, and if you install the Swidget Outlet yourself, get it inspected by a certified electrician.

Installing Swidget - Tools Needed

Tools Needed

Slot screwdriver, Phillips screwdriver, Needle-nose pliers

Don’t Forget!

A neutral wire is required, it works with copper wiring only (no aluminum), always follow your local building code and if you install it yourself, get it inspected by a certified electrician to be safe.

Installing Swidget - Safety First
STEP 1

Safety First

Turn off power to the outlet (turn off the breaker).

Installing Swidget - Out With The Old
STEP 2

Out With The Old

Remove cover plate and outlet from wall and disconnect wires from outlet.

Installing Swidget - Get Wired
STEP 3

Get Wired

Straighten any bent wires. After that, connect the Swidget Outlet wires to existing wires (white to white; black to black).

Installing Swidget - Stay Grounded
STEP 4

Stay Grounded

Connect bare wire to Swidget ground screw (screw is green).

Installing Swidget - In With The New
STEP 5

In With The New

Install Swidget Outlet into wall box using exisiting screws. Attach wall plate with existing screws.

Installing Swidget - Power Up!
STEP 6

Power Up!

Turn power back on and you’re all set!

Video Tutorials

Swidget Outlet Installation Video
Swidget Insert Installation Video

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