Lighting and Fans Guides - Project Guides

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Modern chandelier hanging over dining table.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Hang a Chandelier Right


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to hang a chandelier with this step-by-step guide

A person uses a cloth to clean the blades of a ceiling fan.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Clean a Fan


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Follow these steps to improve your fan's appearance as well as your room's air quality

ceiling fan remote
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install a Ceiling Fan Remote


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to install a ceiling fan remote to control fan settings from a distance

Install a Dimmer Switch
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install a Dimmer Switch


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Create a range of subtle variations in lighting with a dimmer switch

A ceiling fan with lights and brown wood blades.
PROJECT GUIDE

Hampton Bay Ceiling Fan Troubleshooting Guide


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Fix almost any problem with our Hampton Bay Ceiling Fan Troubleshooting Guide

A modern style ceiling fan with black blades and silver detail.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Wire a Ceiling Fan


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to properly install a fan in any room.

A kitchen with LED lighting
PROJECT GUIDE

LED Retrofitting: How to Convert Fluorescent to LED


Difficulty Intermediate
Time 2-4 hours

Update your lighting by learning how to convert fluorescent light to LED

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PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Vanity Lights


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how easy it is to install new vanity lighting in your bathroom

Recessed lighting installed in a room with a drop ceiling.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Recessed Lights in a Drop Ceiling


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Over 1 day

Recessed lighting for drop ceilings is an effective design that requires some planning

A video on selecting the correct ceiling fan direction for the season
PROJECT GUIDE

Ceiling Fan Direction in Summer and Winter


Difficulty Intermediate
Time 2-4 hours

Set your ceiling fan to turn in the proper direction to save energy and money

a living room featuring recessed lighting on a sloped ceiling
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Recessed Lighting on Sloped Ceilings


Difficulty Intermediate
Time 2-4 hours

Install recessed lighting on angled ceilings in your home
A woman replacing recessed lighting in a ceiling.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Replace Recessed Lighting with LED


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Recessed lighting conversion to LED is easy with the right retrofit
Testing a Light Socket
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Test a Light Socket


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Check the light socket to determine if a repair is needed before buying a new appliance
Bath Fans
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Replace or Install an Easy Install Bath Fan


Difficulty Advanced
Time Over 1 day

Newer models of bath fans are easy-to-install in that they don’t require extensive wiring, ductwork or cutting
Installing Track Lighting
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Track Lighting


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Over 1 day

Add a beautiful spotlight to any room with decorative track lighting
Installing Under-Cabinet Lighting
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Under Cabinet Lighting


Difficulty Advanced
Time Over 1 day

Illuminate your kitchen countertops by installing under-cabinet lighting
a home foyer with a flush mount light on the ceiling
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install Flush and Semi-Flush Mount Lighting


Difficulty Intermediate
Time 2-4 hours

Install new flush or semi-flush mount lighting fixtures in your home
Recessed lighting in a modern decor living room.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Lay Out Recessed Lighting


Difficulty Beginner
Time 2-4 hours

Recessed lighting layout takes careful planning to create the right look
Add a Wall Switch to a Ceiling Fixture
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Add a Wall Switch to a Ceiling Fixture


Difficulty Intermediate
Time 2-4 hours

Install old-work boxes that hang on drywall with built-in clamps
Wall Mount Light Fixture
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install a Wall Mounted Light Fixture


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Enhance your home by adding a beautiful light fixture to any wall
A video explaining ceiling fan installation
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Balance a Ceiling Fan


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Under 2 hours

Help your wobbly ceiling fan regain some balance with these tips
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PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install a Hanging Light Fixture


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Ceiling light fixtures add a great decorative look to any room
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PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install a Light Fixture


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Under 2 hours

Transform the look of any room with a new light fixture
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PROJECT GUIDE

How to Install a Ceiling Fan


Difficulty Intermediate
Time 2-4 hours

Install a ceiling fan inside or outdoors to improve your home’s comfort and air circulation