View Single Post
  #120   Report Post  
Old April 21st 18, 09:33 PM posted to alt.home.repair
Clare Snyder Clare Snyder is offline
external usenet poster
 
First recorded activity by DIYBanter: Nov 2017
Posts: 2,563
Default Electrical Outlets Upside Down? Code?

On Sat, 21 Apr 2018 18:44:04 GMT, Barman
m wrote:

replying to Clare Snyder, Barman wrote:
I had a case where the inspector insisted I rotate all the outlets so that
ground was down, my argument was if I had the outlets mounted horizontally
(eg. kitchen backsplash) what direction would he want the ground.



If the inspector is that anal he'll want the ground to the left
(neutral up)