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Our great room cieling has can lights installed, 8 on 3 seperate runs, 2 with dimmer switches. One bulb is currently out.
I'd like to replace them with LED units.
Lowe's has them for $ 20/21 apiece, size matters. And the LEDs are advertised as dimmable. Anybody done this? Did you have to replace the dimmer switches? Did you run into any other trubs?
 

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There are LED conversions for recessed. They replace the bulb and trim and use the existing housing. No need to rewire or remove the old fixture.
 
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Older dimmers made for incandescent lamps are not compatible with LEDs, plan on replacing. I second Jim Port"s suggestion is use LED conversion for your existing cans.
 
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What you're looking for is something like the below product. It keeps your can,you remove your trim, and it gives you a LED trim. That way you don't have to remove metal can that is installed above the sheetrock.
I went with the high output ones for myself along with selectable color.

you also will likely want to replace the dimmers, but you can see how yours work.


https://www.homedepot.com/p/Halo-RL...Brightness-940-Lumens-RL56099S1EWHR/304533543
 
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