Remodel Electrical Box

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“old work” or “remodeling box”


Article at How to Install Remodeling Boxes

Quickly add an additional outlet wherever you need it by installing old-work boxes on drywall


$1.49 at lowes CARLON 1-Gang Orange Plastic Interior Old Work Standard Rectangular Wall Electrical Box

        Carlon SC100RR Single Gang Low Voltage Box 
        Aisle 9 , Bay 21 

very firm and secure - Used this to install a keystone plate for my surround sound speakers. Installation was a snap, hold very firmly against drywall. did not distort or crack after tightning it down. Legs are long enough that bos will not loosten after repeated removing and installing of componet cables. I bought 4 more to do another project with keystones.

$4.69 at lowes Eaton 1-Gang White Recessed Cable Access/Recessed Wall Plate

Aisle 10 , Bay 9

  • For use with a single device/receptacle in an old work application where the wall is enclosed
  • Suitable for masonry walls
  • Durable PVC construction
  • Includes 4 integral clamps that hold wires securely
  • Installs with mounting ears and swing clamps
  • 14 cubic Inch capacity

Found at Amazon

$3.31 at amazon DataComm 45-0001-WH 1-Gang Recessed Low Voltage Cable Plate (White)

1 for $4.37 at amazon Thomas & Betts SC100RR Carlon Single Gang Low Voltage Box