Lighting

LED Lighting Essentials
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LED Lighting Essentials

Here's what you need to know to choose the right bulb Read more

Replacing a Ceiling Fan-Light With a Regular Light Fixture
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Replacing a Ceiling Fan-Light With a Regular Light Fixture

Tips for getting the wiring right for a new light fixture. Read more

Neutral Necessity: Wiring Three-Way Switches
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Neutral Necessity: Wiring Three-Way Switches

In the latest National Electric Code, every switch box in a habitable room or... Read more

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Undercabinet Lighting Options

Fluorescent strips are not the only choice for task lighting below wall cabinets. This overview explains the difference between halogen, xenon, and fluorescent lamps and sorts through the various fixtures available. Read more

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Lighting Basics

Tips and techniques for effective residential lighting, by two leading architects. Read more

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Lighting Instruction

Replacing a Ceiling Fan-Light With a Regular Light Fixture
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Replacing a Ceiling Fan-Light With a Regular Light Fixture

Tips for getting the wiring right for a new light fixture. Read more

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Q&A: Wiring Bathroom Lights

Q: At several jobs, I have noticed that the electrician wires the bathroom light downstream from the bathroom GFCI receptacle. When the GFCI trips, the light goes out. Does this meet the NEC? Read more

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