To convert a 220-volt outlet to a 110-volt outlet, either purchase an adapter or remove the existing receptacle from the outlet box. Either option allows a 110-volt appliance to plug into a previously 220-volt outlet.Continue Reading
Follow certain steps to remove and replace the existing receptacle.
When making any change to the voltage on an outlet, it is also important to take into consideration the amperage of the receptacle, as a larger wire than required for the circuit can be used, but the breaker can never have a larger rating than the wire. Inspect all aspects of the receptacle before initiating any work.Learn more about Electrical