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Recessed Light Conversion Kit and Task Lighting


By Dave Rongey - Summary:

Why Recessed Light Conversion Kits May Be Better than Installing New Light Fixtures: How to Convert a Light Fixture for More Light and Energy Savings.

Converting  a Light Fixture for Energy Savings

Electrical Question: Will a recessed light conversion kit provide great light and also save on energy?

This home electrical wiring question came from: Mary, a Homeowner from Atlanta, Georgia.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electric wiring question Mary.

Installing a Recessed Light Conversion Kit

recessed light kit

Application: Install a Light Conversion Kit.
Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate – Best if wired by a Licensed Electrical Contractor.
Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools, a Voltage Tester and a fiberglass ladder.
Estimated Time: Depends on personal level experience, ability to work with tools and work with the light circuit wiring.
Precaution: Identify the lighting circuit at the electrical panel, turn it OFF and Tag it with a Note before working with the electric wiring and converting the recessed light.
Notice: Modifying or installing additional electrical wiring should be done according to local and national electrical codes with a permit and be inspected.

Why Light Conversion Kits May Be Better than Installing a New Light Fixture

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