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Recent Light Installation reviews in South Adelaide

Great service. Friendly, know’s his stuff.

Car headlight install - 2007 Polo

$5

Great communication, thank you for keeping me in the loop whilst I was at work.

I need light installation

$500

Fantastic jobs done , highly recommend and will definitely use Adam again Thankyou

A light installed in my kitchen and a power point in my laundry

$150

What's the average cost of a light installation expert in South Adelaide

$175 - $395

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$175

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$250

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$395

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What do light installation services include?

Your light installation service includes planning the wiring route, cutting a hole in the ceiling or wall for mounting the light fixture if necessary, installing a new or replacement fixture, wiring the light, wiring a dimmer switch if required and testing the replacement light installation. Note that before the installation step, your light installation expert cuts off the power to the lights. 

Planning the wiring route

Your electrician begins by planning how to wire the new light fixture if necessary. Wiring a light fixture involves measuring and cutting a sufficient length of wire that leads from the junction box or power source to the light fixture.  

They may make the wiring a little longer than required to give the wires slack and provide extra material to cut and splice in case the wire becomes frayed later on. Your light installation expert should plan and install the wiring following established safety codes and standards set forth by your state.  

Cutting a hole into the wall or ceiling

For a new light installation, your hired light installation expert proceeds to cut a hole into the wall or ceiling where you want the new light fixture. They can do the appropriate measurements for mounting the light fixtures, light switch and dimmer switch installation if necessary.  

Your light installation expert can cut the right-sized hole for your new lights and install them, whether it be LED lights, sensor lights, ceiling lamps, bathroom lights, or chandelier. Note that they may have to do some simple carpentry if no mounting holes exist and if some holes aren't the right size or aren't cut according to building codes.   

Installing the light fixture

Your light installation expert proceeds to install the light fixture. They mount these on the holes cut into a wall or ceiling, then secure them with the included screws. If necessary, some experts may drill additional holes to allow for screws or securing brackets. 

Connecting the wiring 

Next, your light installation expert proceeds with installing and connecting the wiring that comes from your junction box and links these to the new light fixture. Your light installation expert may attach mounting brackets to secure the wiring and ensure that it doesn't sag or come loose. They can also make sure to connect the wires of the right colours to their appropriate terminals.  

Testing the light installation

After finishing the job, your light installation specialist puts the power back on and tests the light. They can switch the light on and off several times, then leave it on for a few minutes to watch for any unusual behaviour. Should the newly installed lights flicker, go out or not work as intended, your light installation expert shuts off the power and checks each component of the lighting to find the source of the problem. They repeat this process until the light works without any issues. 

Recent Light Installation tasks in South Adelaide

Doorbell camera and sensor light install

$100

Morphett Vale SA, Australia

17th Jun 2024

Need quote from qualified electrician for a wired doorbell camera and sensor light to be installed.

Skylight install

$500

Colonel Light Gardens SA, Australia

18th Feb 2024

Please quote to install skylight already provided in new roof already installed. Skylight framing is already in place and skylight is on site

Sky light installation

$450

Morphett Vale SA 5162, Australia

26th Nov 2022

Sky light installation. In hall way. Tiled roof. Easy access. - Due date: Flexible

Electrical work- two existing and one new outdoor light installed

$123

Old Reynella SA, Australia

11th Nov 2022

Looking for a licensed electrician to install 1x outdoor sensor light will require new cabling n that. Not sure if it needs a switch. 1x replace existing bathroom exhaust fan 1x replace existing outdoor light. All the lights and the fan are purchased ready to go in. New home so hopefully makes the job easier! Thanks legends - Due date: Before Wednesday, 30 November 2022

Light installation

$150

Aberfoyle Park SA, Australia

22nd Aug 2022

Installation of 3 ceiling lights. (Lights provided) - Due date: Before Thursday, 15 September 2022

New Ceiling fans with light installation

$100

Morphett Vale SA, Australia

16th May 2022

Install ceiling fan with light for two bedrooms. I will buy the fans from Bunnings. Fan with remote control. https://www.bunnings.com.au/arlec-130cm-white-4-blade-grid-connect-smart-dc-atlantis-ceiling-fan-with-remote_p0104209

Downlight Installation

$2,000

Glenelg SA 5045, Australia

21st Feb 2022

Moving into new house. We have 4 bedrooms each with a center light. Would like to replace center light with a ceiling fan in each room, and then install downlights into the ceiling to provide lighting. Would be the same for each of the rooms. Move in date is March 15th so would like work done as soon as possible thereafter so we can move in. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 16th Mar 2022

Ceiling fan and light installation

$300

Hallett Cove SA, Australia

4th Jan 2022

Looking for someone to install 3 remote ceiling fans and 2 pendant lights (that were down lights)

A light installed in my kitchen and a power point in my laundry

$150

Woodcroft SA, Australia

13th Dec 2021

a new light installed in a new potion in the kitchen and another power point in the laundry , I have the power points , switch and light already - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 18th Dec 2021

Fantastic jobs done , highly recommend and will definitely use Adam again Thankyou

Floodlight installation

$100

Daw Park SA, Australia

27th Nov 2021

Need some one to help me install a flood light. It is one of those new one with built in camera. Camera is all wireless, so we just need to provide power and fix it in. - Due date: Flexible

Footwell light install

$65

Edwardstown SA, Australia

12th Aug 2021

I have a 2015 vf storm ute, need footwell lighting installed. Just plugs into 12v cigarette lighyer port.

Car headlight install - 2007 Polo

$5

South Plympton SA, Australia

16th Jul 2021

Hi, I have a 9N3 GTI polo (2007), the RHS headlamp cover is very foggy so I’ve purchased a new one online. I need it installed, like in this video I guess. https://youtu.be/bERFojUGvr0 My car is quite low so you will need a jack to raise it up a bit. Image attached of the headlamp purchased.

Great service. Friendly, know’s his stuff.

I need light installation

$500

Clarence Gardens SA 5039, Australia

26th May 2021

Hard-wired down lights need replacing.

Great communication, thank you for keeping me in the loop whilst I was at work.

Exhaust/light installed in bathroom

$100

Glynde, South Australia, 5070, Australia

20th May 2021

I need an exhaust/light combo installed in my bathroom today

Ceiling fan with light installed

$150

Moana SA, Australia

23rd Mar 2021

Looking for a qualified electrician attempted to change a light to a ceiling fan with a light

I need light installation

$250

Eden Hills SA 5050, Australia

6th Jan 2021

X3 lights put up and a new outside power point

I need pendant light installation

$200

Warradale SA 5046, Australia

31st Dec 2020

3 pendant lights are required to be installed. Existing ones need to be removed. Thanks

Down light installation

$2,500

Park Holme SA, Australia

7th Nov 2020

Four bedroom home needing downlights installed. Haven’t purchased the lights yet.

Pendant light installation

$80

Clovelly Park SA 5042, Australia

25th Sep 2020

Looking to have a pendant light replaced. Wires all in tact, simply just wanting it replaced with a more modern looking one we bought. Light is at around 3.5 meters up.