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Do I need a GFCI receptacle outlet if I have a GFCI circuit breaker in the electrical panel?
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
No. A GFCI breaker in the panel protects all the outlets on a circuit. But, if you choose to use a single GFCI-receptacle to protect the circuit instead, it has to be at the first outlet in the circuit to protect everything downstream. Not sure which one is the first? Go to our blog post How do I find where the first receptacle outlet in a circuit is located? for instructions.
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