How to cut into hardwood floor for round elctrical outlet
Electrical code requires placing a floor outlet within our nice oak hardwood floor. The outlet box provided by our elctrician is cast iron, round, just shy of 4 inches in diamenter. The brass cover is exactly the same diameter as the round box, leaving no room for a sloppy cut hole. The wire for the box is in the center of the area where the hole goes, so a hole saw will not work. What is the solution?