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Installing Heavy Light Fixtures

How to Install Heavy Light Fixtures and the special materials to ensure the proper mounting

Approved Fixture Boxes and Support for Heavy Fixtures

I have a 65 lbs chandelier that needs an installation in lieu of a light that was installed by the builder.

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This electrical question came from: Dave, a Homeowner from Monmouth Junction, New Jersey

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Thanks for your electrical question Dave

How to Install Heavy Light Fixtures

Dave, an light fixture box that is approved for the weight of the light fixture will need to be securely installed and supported to insure a safe installation of this light fixture.

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