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A quick and easy way to update the look of a home is to change out the old light switches and replace them with rocker switches. With their ease of use and sleek design rocker switches add a touch of elegance to any room.

Below is a video tutorial on how to replace simple light switches.

  1. Make sure the electricity to the switch is turned off!
  2. Remove the switch plate and unscrew the switch.
  3. Carefully loosen and unhook each wire (for a simple switch don’t worry about which wire was on top. A three-way switch is different. These instructions are for a simple switch only.)
  4. Notice which side is the top of the new switch.
  5. Wrap the wires around the screws on the new switch.
  6. Tighten the screws carefully assuring there are no stray wires and that all wires are secure and covered.
  7. Attach the new switch to the wall and straighten as you tighten the screws.
  8. Replace the switch plate.

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