What to Know Before You Buy Recessed Lights

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Before you decide to add a recessed light, also known as a can light, or decide which recessed or can light to install, there are a few things to consider: What do you want to light? Do you want a pool of light or a tight spot? What size fixture do you want? What kind of light bulb do you want to use? Do you need to use a remodel fixture, or can you install a new-construction housing? What about getting the necessary wiring to your new light? Will you need an IC (Insulation Compatible) or AT (Air Tight) fixture or one that is both?

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Original Article Source Credits: The Spruce , https://www.thespruce.com/

Article Written By :  Bill Lewis

Original Article Posted on : 06/22/20

Link to Original Article:  https://www.thespruce.com/before-you-buy-recessed-lights-2175005