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Can the Lutron Accessory Switch be used alone

The Lutron remotes can't do anything useful by themselves. They must be paired with a Lutron switch or dimmer that is wired to the load.
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Can the Lutron Accessory Switch be used alone

No, it can not be used as a single switch. It has to be used in conjunction with another switch/dimmer.
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how to replace the MR-16 bulb from this lamp fixture?

I've seen a few fixtures like that. See that tabbed ring around the outside of the face of the bulb? Try compressing it with needle-nose pliers right where the missing tooth is. It should pull out ...
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Ikea solklint wiring help

Ground The ground wire should be attached to the metal box, ideally by a screw that is located in the back/top of the box. Since I don't really see one, you could also use one of the square-head ...
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Does anyone know what the black cables that are taped together, and how do I get this grounded?

The group of black wires are just feeds to other outlets, switches on the same circuit. The old 50's wiring didn't include grounds so you don't have a ground up there. That's why there was no ground ...
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3 way switch lighting 2 bulbs with independent on/off option

I hate smart switches and I will not have them in my house, but in this case I am going to wholly endorse their installation and use.
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How should under cabinet lighting wires be placed on the wall?

Are you considering LED strips on new cabinets? The convenient solution would be having the led strip power supplies in the "above stove" cabinet, and putting a regular power socket above ...
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How do I open this light fixture that has 3 screws / hooks?

I found out how to do it. First pull the golden ring. Then you can pull the glass, which is hold with springy metal pieces.
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How do I open this light fixture that has 3 screws / hooks?

From the pictures you have supplied (very good job BTW) it looks like you can lift it and rotate it until the tabs have disengaged.
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Add light mid-circuit

It's hard to tell for sure but it looks like the double wires under the screw terminals may actually be single wires with a gap in the insulation. In other words, a wire comes in and connects to the ...
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