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All About Lights | How to Install Recessed Lights | This Old House

Electrician Charles Vargas upgrades some ceiling lights. (See below for a shopping list and tools.)
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Shopping List for How to Install Recessed Lights:
– remodeling-style recessed light fixture
– 14/2 nonmetallic electrical cable
– twist-on wire connectors

Tools for How to Install Recessed Lights:
– drill/driver
– 6-inch-diameter hole saw with dust shield
– fish tape
– lineman’s pliers
– screwdriver

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All About Lights | How to Install Recessed Lights | This Old House

Recessed Lighting Installation

In this video, I show you how to convert a single light fixture or ceiling fan in a room to recessed lighting.

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Landscape Lighting Installation Step by Step for Beginners – Watcb this step by step video of how to install low voltage landscape Lighting from a recent project near the elbow river in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Subscribe to learn more…

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Electrical Installation Condition Report. Pulling of main fuse.

The client bought the property but didn’t have the electrics checked before hand. No major issues found but Dave definitely had been round at some point.

It is a long one as had loads of raw footage.

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How to Install Recessed Lighting | Can Lights | The Home Depot

Learn how to install recessed lighting, also known as can lights, with our light installation tutorial. For more lighting tips see our Lighting and Ceiling Fans playlist:

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For more recessed lighting installation tips, including the tools needed for this project, check out our Recessed Lighting guide:

Follow the steps below to learn how to install recessed lighting:

1:36 Tape templates on ceiling to lay out lights
1:48 Turn off power
1:55 Use stud finder to locate & mark ceiling joist
2:04 Check if you have 8 inches of clearance to install lights
2:39 Cut holes in ceiling
2:59 Rough-in wiring
3:13 Run cable into light box and clamp it
3:31 Mount light
3:51 Push clips up to secure light in place
3:57 Add trim for light
4:30 Turn on power and test

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