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Hi Ben,

I have a feeling I already know the answer, but here goes. I am purchasing a manufactured home in the mountains. The water heater & electrical fuse box are inside a closet. There is NO washer & Dryer in the home, but there is an out building workshop a 100 yards away or so. This building is large & already has electricity (I am assuming 110) as there are lights, skillsaw table etc.
How difficult would it be to wire the building with a 220 outlet?

Mind you this wiring will go from the panel box in a closet across the yard outside. I assume it would somehow have to be encased in conduit & buried?

That is just the starter, once I find out if that is possible at all. I will need to figure how to plumb the out building with hot & cold water. Water supply comes from a spring fed cistern through a pump house fitted with a UV filtration system.

But right now I am just wondering about the electrical.

Thank You,

Emily A.

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Emily
First find out what size breaker feeds the out building then see what type of breaker is it a single pole or  a 2 pole that will determine if you can use it or not also find out which I doubt if it is already in conduit. Wow The mountains must be nice up there "Invite me when it is all done LOL"
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