Upgrade Your Outlets for Adapter Free USB Charging

By Jason Fitzpatrick on February 9th, 2012

If you’re cluttering up all your outlets with USB charging adapters, this simple home improvement adds in two USB ports per outlet.

Over at Apartment Therapy they share a guide to rewiring your outlets with USB support using commercial outlets (don’t worry, you won’t have to build it yourself). They also showcase a plug in model that sits over your existing outlet if you prefer not to do any hard wiring.

How To Give Your Wall Outlet a USB Upgrade [Apartment Therapy]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 02/9/12
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