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    Hello all, I live in San Jose, CA - in a multi-family townhome (2 stories). I am trying to add remodel recessed light can (6inch - air tight / IC grade) in my living room in first floor. We have one existing recessed light already, and need to add 5 additions using same supply (such that all 6...
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    Hi everyone, Wanted to solicit some opinions. Attached pictures of my existing recessed lights in the house. I've been wondering if there is a way I can modernize these, especially the clunky frames, to be more seamless / integrated into the ceiling. Keep in mind, I have probably 100 of these...
  3. Electrical
    Hello Everyone, I'm looking for some lighting advice. I recently constructed a bar, the bar top is live edge cedar and the walls are stained knotty pine. I'm planning on closing the ceiling and want to figure out the lighting. I was planning on using 4" can light housing. The bar is 92" long...
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    Hi - converting our recessed floods from incandescent to LED bulbs. Two of the BR40 cans have half-moon plastic covers that would seem to snap in & out, but when I try to pull them off, the whole can comes out of the ceiling. Any tips/tricks for pulling them off? Thanks.
  5. Electrical
    I would like to install a new retrofit LED recessed light, but can't figure out how to remove the light socket bracket. Unlike all the other pictures I've found on the internet, my socket bracket is not attached with a wing nut. Has anyone seen this type of socket bracket before (please view...
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    I am in the process of changing 33 recessed lighting baffle trims. I am switching to the airtight version to further insulate my home from drafts (as well as spiders). The recessed lighting units are made by Halo and are rated for insulation touching the box. I don't have access to the recessed...
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    The recessed lighting trim used in my home has 3 clips that contact the inner surface of the can (see photo). The only way I've found to reliably remove the trim is to destroy it. But, because it is a gimbal or eyeball trim, the bulb can't be changed without removing them! I have about 30 of...
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