How to install light fixture in your new home?by Shaf Electrical Leading Electrical and Gas Repair Service Provider
If you’ve just moved into your new home, you may not have light boxes with fixtures yet. Light fixtures are important because they allow you to control the light and colour scheme of your home.
While installing a light fixture or replacing an existing one doesn’t require intricate electrical skills, but it’s better to be safe than sorry. If you want your light installation carried out cautiously, you should consult a light installation engineer as they have the right expertise to appropriately do the job.
To install a light fixture, the first thing that you need to do is to switch the power off to disable the current in the lines. Then remove the light box by unscrewing the bolts or caps. You should separate the electrical strip from the wires and connect them to the new fixture. Screw the new bolts through the new base plate to the ceiling. Lastly, screw in new lights, connect the case and turn the power on.
Although it’s not complicated to install light by you, even a trivial error in the wirework can result in electrical surges. Surges can affect the functionality of the electrical components in your home, often rendering them useless. Electrical failures like these need prompt attention and you might need to call an emergency electrician in London to take care of your urgent electrical needs. But none of this would be required if you use professional help in the first place.
Created on Dec 22nd 2017 09:08. Viewed 92 times.