Is a 50-20 duplex main circuit breaker adequate for a three bedroom house with 13 outlets?

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No! At this time I wouldn't have less than a 200 amp service for a 3 bedroom house. Keep in mind just because there is a place to plug "stuff" into doesn't mean there is enough capacity in the wiring to handle the load. Please call an electrician. The Fire Department call would be much more expensive.
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for USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz power supply service. Circuit loading In North America there shall be not more that 12 outlets on any 2 wire branch circuit.

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Answer . Wires could be disconnected from the main fuse box. Check to see if you have any Ground Fault Outlets installed and ensure that all have been reset. It sounds like

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