Practical 13 Install Light Fixture No Stud Photos
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Practical Install Light Fixture No Stud Photos - Electric putting in a fixture and not using a ground ceiling box a way to installation pendant light without junction box cute changing vintage vainty mild with out an electric container secure plausible putting in ceiling light without field luxurious fixtures.
As soon as the vintage light is absolutely removed, decide whether or not there may be an current electric field. Older houses are probably no longer to have a junction container. Including one now is wise for structural motives as well as electric protection. In our case, not best did the existing light lack a junction box. However the fixture sat off center from the mirror due to a wall stud. Ceiling packing containers are to be had as shallow as ½” for placement right over a structural unit like our huge replicate. If your mild isn't at a wall stud, an “old work” protection boxes are to be had with swing out tabs to mount without delay to the drywall. Use a four” hollow saw to eliminate the drywall and mount the new container. Be cautious to move wiring out of the way first and best cut deep sufficient to get thru the drywall.
I might trace the outline of that oval-shaped piece of your light fixture onto a bit of wooden approximately as thick as or very barely thicker than your mirror. Cut it out after which cut off a flat from the lowest in order that it suits above your reflect over the junction box within the wall. Drill mounting holes via it in order that the fixture's mounting screws skip via. Paint it either the identical color as your wall, or see if you may discover a metal paint which fits your fixture. Now you have a spacer to mount the fixture on and although it will overhang the pinnacle of the mirror barely, i bet you'll infrequently observe it. Installation the brand new light base plate to the field. Be sure to run the circuit wires via a knock out hollow. Degree the bottom plate within the vertical or horizontal role depending on your fashion of light. Now's also an amazing time to fill any vintage mounting holes that won't be applied or protected up.