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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 Canberra

Fancy light installation with existing connections

$160

Wanniassa ACT, Australia

11th Jan 2021

There 4 fancy lights need to be installed

I need pendant light installation

$100

Phillip ACT, Australia

25th Oct 2020

I need 3 pendant lights installed above our kitchen bench please.

Get a pendant light installed

$80

Denman Prospect ACT 2611, Australia

17th Jun 2020

We have a pendant packed, which does not need assembly. It just needs to be installed at a height of 4 m ceiling where a downlight is already installed so power connection is already there.

I need pendant light installation

$80

Barton ACT, Australia

3rd Sep 2019

Installation of one pendant light above dining table

I need pendant light installation

$50

Evatt ACT 2617, Australia

6th Nov 2018

Replace current pendant light with another pendant light recently purchased.

I need pendant light installation

$5

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

9th Jan 2021

I have 2 pendant lights I want installed over my kitchen bench in my top floor apartment. There is already down lights in the area but these lights won't get in the way. I'll need them installed with wire run to switches of anywhere

I need pendant light installation

$150

Greenway, ACT

9th Sep 2020

need to install 3 x ikea kitchen chandelier need to install 1 x living room ikea chandelier

I need pendant light installation

$200

Deakin ACT 2600, Australia

8th Feb 2020

I’d like to replace ceiling light fixtures with new pendant lights in three rooms.

Skylight installation

$750

Spence ACT 2615, Australia

12th Jun 2019

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Electrician for downlight installation

$200

Gordon ACT 2906, Australia

19th Jan 2021

Licensed electrician required to install 8 downlights and 1 ceiling light in living room. Downlights and ceiling light will be supplied. Flexible with dates.

Pendant Light Installation

$300

Farrer ACT, Australia

22nd Dec 2020

Looking for a licensed electrician to install a feature pendant light in TV Room.

Pendant light installation

$100

Fisher ACT 2611, Australia

27th Jul 2020

Pendant light installation and wiring check

Sensor light installation

$200

Weston ACT, Australia

20th Oct 2019

Install hardwired sensor light on back wall. Note that looking to have light installed about half way up a two story wall. Ceiling space is limited, but I believe is accessible. We have purchased sensor light.

I need pendant light installation

$300

Hughes ACT 2605, Australia

19th Mar 2019

Two hanging lights to be installed in bedroom - connect them trough existing down lights in ceiling