How far apart should recessed lights be?

Answer Recessed lights should be placed apart at a length equal to half the height of the ceiling, according to Pegasus Associates Lighting. For example, if you have a 12-foot ceiling, recessed lights sho... Read More »

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How Many Recessed Lights Should Be in a Room?

On One Hand: Ambient LightingIlluminating a general area, known as ambient lighting, is accomplished by placing the proper size of recessed down lights symmetrically spaced throughout a room for un... Read More »

How many recessed lights can I put on one circuit?

The number of recessed lights that you can install on one circuit depends on the amount of watts used. Lowe's Home Improvement states that a single circuit can hold up to 400 watts (which would acc... Read More »

How many recessed lights do I need per room?

On One Hand: Consider the Room and Light SizeWhen deciding how many recessed lights to use in a room for general lighting, consider the size of the room and the diameter of the lights. In general, ... Read More »

Would it look all right if i put recessed can lights in my bedroom?

On One Hand: Great Choice for Bedroom LightingRecessed lighting can work well as a supplement to other lighting in your bedroom. Fixed directly over the bed, recessed lighting can offer excellent r... Read More »