How do I hang a lamp on the ceiling?
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Do you want the fixture actually in the ceiling & hanging or just to hang from ceiling,what it the ceiling made of,is there a hole cut already,wiring??? to just hang from ceiling you can use any number of screw in hooks with mollies or toggle bolts even just plant hanger hooks if it's not too large of fixture. Here's plug in styles just to hang https://www.amazon.com/Satco-Products-SF77-394-Multi-Purpose/dp/B001PICIEM/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&qid=1543778335&sr=8-6&keywords=floor+or+wall+can+light+fixtures OR THESE https://www.amazon.com/Wallniture-Hanging-Lantern-Pendant-Extension/dp/B01GU7R3C4/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&qid=1543778068&sr=8-6&keywords=DIY+pendant+light+kits Or DIY INSTALL replacement fixture https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7HdftVml640 Here's a bunch of videos on install in ceiling No previous fixture or hole,no wiring or switch on wall. https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=DIY+add+ceiling+fixture+in+room+with+none
WOW! Thank you so much Lynn, lots of very informative videos.
Hi Jen, is this a new install? Or are you replacing an existing one? If replacing an existing, first, turn off the breaker take a picture of the wiring once you open up the current fixture, hook up the new exactly the same, test before you bolt it all up, then bolt it up for good. if new, see video
If it's a swag style lamp