Install the new ground-fault circuit interrupter outlet by attaching both the black and white wires to the "line" side of the outlet. Connect the bare wire to the grounding screw. Replace the cover plate, then check to make sure the GFCI is operating properly. Press the test button; the outlet should go dead.How many outlets in a bathroom?
The limit is 12 outlets(lights, receptacles, fans, etc.) per circuit. The bathroom can be on a circuit with other rooms but still has the 12 outlet rule. Lighting MUST be on a 15 amp circuit.What is a bathroom outlet called?
Special receptacle outlets are used in bathrooms, kitchens, and other damp areas to prevent electric shock. These special receptacles are called ground-fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) receptacles. They have standard three-prong outlets. In between the two outlets there are two buttons—a reset button and a test button.