How to Change a Light Fixture That is Out of Reach?

Answer Changing a light fixture is usually a straightforward matter of removing the old one and wiring the new one into the same place in the circuit. It generally doesn't even require you to do anything ... Read More »

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How do you get cover of dome ceiling light fixture to change light bulb?

It depends on the fixture. I have 4 types. One has screws on the outside of the metal frame, so you unscrew those and hold the glass bowl. Another has two big metal clips INSIDE the glass bowl. I h... Read More »

How do I change the light bulb in an outdoor light fixture?

Opening the FixtureGrip the base of the fixture and turn it counterclockwise to gain access to the light bulb if using a suspended fixture. Some suspended fixtures may require you to just unscrew a... Read More »

How to Change a 2 Way Switch and a Light Fixture?

This article will explain to you how to be able to change a simple 2-way switch and a regular light fixture. Please be sure to shut off the main power to your circuit before doing any kind of work ... Read More »

How do I change an outlet to a light fixture?

Remove the OutletTurn off the power to the outlet by flipping off the breaker for the circuit in the main service panel. Unscrew the cover of the outlet with a screwdriver, and remove it from the e... Read More »