Electrical Wiring in the Home/light flickers
I have a new build home (>1 yr old). I've recently noticed that when I start the dryer, the lights on the 2nd and 3rd floors (dryer is on 3rd floor) quickly dim for a second, then seem to return to normal.
I am currently doing my 1 yr home warranty inspection and the builder said this is not an issue as, "That's typical of large appliances depending on how many fixtures are wired to that circuit."
My question: is this not a big deal or something I should be concerned about? If it warrants further inspection, would the issue fall under any of these warranty categories (which are listed for "electrical"):
5.1 Circuit breakers trip excessively.
5.2 Outlets, switches or fixtures malfunction.
5.3 Wiring fails to carry specified load.
Electric Dryer? 240 volt or 120 volt?
Sounds like builder is talking through his hat.
Dryer should have no relation to lighting. I would want to know more about wiring practices used.
Did builder provide dryer or is it one you bought or brought with you?
Send photo of panel circuit directory.
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