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Lighting

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

How to Hang a New Light

Installing a new chandelier or light fixture in your living room, dining room, kitchen, or other area can have a drastic effect on the look and feel of a room.  While many people believe that ceiling fixtures are permanent or that professionals must be called in when a change is desired, the truth is that you can wire and hang your new light yourself.  This articles aims to explain all of the necessary steps you will need to follow in order to properly and safely hang and install your new light fixture.



Thursday, February 11, 2010

How to Add a Skylight

      Dark, drab rooms can be quite unappealing.  When you have a beautiful home that is simply in need of a bit more light to help spruce things up, the addition of a skylight can be just what you are looking for.  Today we will take a look at just what it takes to install a skylight on your own.  For do it yourself types, this article will offer a step by step approach that will ensure that you get the job done right without the need to hire a contractor or building specialist to complete the task for you.