One example is the levnet system form leviton.
Moving light switch one wall another.
If the switch at this location is a light.
Loosen the mounting screws and carefully pull the device out of its electrical box without touching the wire terminals.
Hi all i have a situation where i need to relocate a light switch about 3ft across.
The receiver replaces your exisiting switch and a wireless switch goes wherever you choose.
Remove the switch or outlet s wall plate.
Remove the existing light fixture junction box and turn it so that it is accessible from above.
Pull the switch out a few inches but leave.
Check the new location.
Unscrew the switch cover and then the switch itself from the wall.
There are numerous remote control systems available that use a stand alone switch and a receiver that either sits in the light fixture or in a circuit box to receive the signal and control power on the line.
This is due to a doorway being bricked up and the light switch needs putting near the corner.
Hold one probe on the ground wire and press the other probe against each wire terminal.
Due to concrete flooring upstairs i cannot access the cable from above.
S tep 3 cut an opening in the drywall.
Step 4 mount your new electrical.
Turn on the switch you plan to move.
If for example it s being fed from the ceiling rose or a junction box in the ceiling then chase down the side of the wall where you want the switch and feed in the new cable and switch.
Keep the cut out and use it to patch the existing opening.
I am aware that i can make access to.
How to move a light switch.
Make the opening in the ceiling for the new light fixture.
Step 2 disconnect wires from your switch.
Turn off the breaker that controls.
How to move a light switch step 1.
Turn on the light controlled by the switch to make sure it has a good bulb.
The cable on the existing switch will become dead but better to terminate using a terminating block and insulating tape and then fill in the hole with bonding plaster and then skim.