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You've bought a new HDTV for the home office or bedroom, only to discover there isn't a spare outlet nearby to place the set in an ideal space. Or you're in the kitchen and realize your 1920's apartment was designed with a single outlet to handle the plethora of appliances of modern living. Our friends at DIY and building tips site, Charles & Hudson, recently posted a simple guide for those of us looking to add an additional electric outlet around the home and help you plug back in with 5 easy tips that may ease your modern life problem.

Charles & Hudson's 5 Simple Steps to Installing Electrical Outlets breaks the process into: tools, location, wire size, installing and terminating the circuit (important!). Remember to take the process slow and carefully…you're working with electricity there, Electro!