Electrical Wiring in the Home/Bathroom Light fixture wiring


I have a single light fixture about 48" wide now, over a vanity about 60" wide with 2 sinks. I want to "split the wiring" and install 2 separate light fixtures in the same space over each sink. I don't know what type of "T" coupling or adaptor I might need to "split" the single wire. I assume the wire is 110 watt. I want 2 fixture points.

At your light fixture you will have a black, white, and ground.

You will take your new wire (14/2 with a ground) and connect black to black, white to white, and ground to ground. You will also connect a pigtail at each connection and use that to connect to your light fixture.

If you need a drawing I can supply one.
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