Replace Fluorescent Light Fixture in Kitchen by Yourself

Most modern kitchens have fluorescent light. Do you know the ways to replace fluorescent light in kitchen by yourself without the help of electrician? Actually, there are some easy steps to follow when you want to do it by yourself at home.

Before coming to the steps on how to replace fluorescent light fixture in kitchen, of course you should prepare the tools and materials also. They are screwdriver in medium to large, circuit tester, drill, bit, pliers, pencil, tape measure, wire nuts, wood screws, and also safety glass.

Before you replace fluorescent light fixture in kitchen with the new one, you must remove the existing light first. Turn the power of then remove lens from light then remove the existing lamp, remove the cover of ballast also. After that, uncap the wire that is in white and also black color ad test for making sure the power has been off. Break up the wire found in the existing fixture and then remove the bas of the fixture from the ceiling.

After removing the existing light of course you can start to replace fluorescent light fixture in kitchen with the new one. For installing, what you need to do is removing the cover or ballast and the knock-out center. Then make hole on the ceiling, place bolts and tighten the toggles on its back side, shove the toggles and safe it by screwing. Connect the wire on the right color, attach the cover of ballast, and install the bulb and fixture cover, and turn on the power.

Replace Fluorescent Light Fixture in Kitchen by Yourself

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