Basement ceiling light fixtures – Starting with disconnect the power supply to the basement by switching off the circuit on the circuit box. Mark the position of the light fixtures on the floor joints using a pencil and tape measure. Ensure that the fixtures are evenly distributed across the roof. Place the lamp between joists and attach it to the beams by means of an electric drill.
Install the remaining fixtures to floor joists. Drill holes for the wires into the beams using an electric drill. Wiring must run from one fixture to another. And drilling holes in the joints will help to hide and support wires. Pull cord in the ceiling, the basement ceiling light fixtures push and drive it to the first lamp. Connect each of the wires together inside the electrical box. Twist each wire together and then placing a wire cover over the top.
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Make sure you are twisting the same color wires together. The black line is the hot wire, the white line neutral line and the green line is the ground wire. Connecting cord which has run to the next fixture to the wiring in the electrical box. And then repeat the process for the remaining basement ceiling light fixtures. Put the bulbs in the fixtures and then turn on the power to see if the lights are working properly.