How many recessed lights can I put on one circuit?

Answer 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 »

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How to Determine How Many Recessed Lights Can Be Added Without Overloading the Circuit?

Here's a simple calculation you can make to determine how much power can safely run in a circuit without blowing the breaker.

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 »

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 C9 lights can you put on one circuit?

Answer C9 lights are 9watts each.On a unused 120v 15A circuit, you could use about 200 lights.