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Recent Light Installation reviews in Sydney

Excellent job. Fast and efficient. Really happy with the result. Answered all my questions about the installation. Great service would use again!

1x pendant light installation Camperdown

$100

Jian did an amazing job. His attention to details is second to none. He’s very thorough and professional and even addressed some pre-existing issues while installing our downlights. Will definitely call Jian back for any future electrical work. Thanks.

Downlight Installation Apartment

$999

thanks Feng

Light Installation

$50

Michael was great, worked to fit in a time that suited with no fuss after I had to change the date on him. Quality workmanship and happy to come back to ensure we were satisfied. Would recommend for any electrical work.

Ceiling fan (inc. Remote) and downlight install

$350

Thank you Patrick. Experienced, polite, professional and very easy to communicate with. Patrick did the task exactly as requested and even took the rubbish when finished. Will definitely use again. Thanks

Pendant Light Install (Terrace House)

$100

Alex was punctual, professional and finished the job quickly. I recommend Alex's services.

Downlight installation

$80

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

$127 - $320

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$127

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$200

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$320

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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 Sydney

Ceiling fan light installation

$400

Surry Hills NSW, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

I need an electrician with experience replacing 2 x ceiling lights with ceiling fans with light. I’m in a rental apartment so need my landlord to sign off on my chosen fan and installer so will need you to be a registered sparky for him to sign off on the job. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 20 December 2023

LED ceiling light installation

$5

Sydney NSW, Australia

13th Oct 2023

I have 5 circular tube ceiling lights that need to be replaced with LED lights. Some drillling might be required in concrete for some of those lights. - Due date: Flexible

Skylight installation

$1,500

Eastlakes NSW 2018, Australia

18th Aug 2023

looking to install a large skylight window above staircase. two level house with a small pitch metal roof. - Due date: Flexible

Pendant light installation

$100

Mascot NSW 2020, Australia

28th Jul 2023

Our local electrician installed our pendant light. However one of the light could not be installed as the box did not have the bracket. The electrician set up the connection and said it will be a simple installation for anyone. The electrician is now back in Ireland and I require someone to assist with this. - Due date: Before Monday, 31 July 2023

Charley was fantastic with setting up pendant lighting. He got the job done without any trouble and came with all the equipment. Will definitely recommend

Down light installed

$100

Potts Point NSW, Australia

22nd Jun 2023

I have removed a chandlier from ceiling and need to install a downlight / connect downlight in its place. I would need someone to bring downlight or relocate an existing downlight and put in its place. - Due date: Before Sunday, 25 June 2023

DOWNLIGHT INSTALLATION

$400

Redfern NSW, Australia

31st Mar 2023

I need someone to install downlights into the regular light spots as well as install 2 new downlights on the ceiling that may require cable work, also, a few power point needs to be relocated, sign box lights need to be changed and placed with the same frequency lights or LEDs, - Due date: Flexible

Micheal done down light installation with dimmer switch, relocate spot lights and make new wire work for them and power point replacements, it was efficient and execute the job properly.

Outdoor Hard Wired Sensor Light Install

$150

Surry Hills NSW, Australia

14th Mar 2023

Metal LED Sensor Light to be installed in place of standard BC fixture, under gutter outside. Sensor light has Active Neutral & earth terminals, however I believe there is only Active & Neutral Wires available. - Due date: Flexible

David did a great job very quickly with extra attention to detail, will definately call on him in the future.

Request a Quote for Skylight Installation x 2 on a Slate Roof

$50

Glebe NSW 2037, Australia

28th Feb 2023

QUOTE for Skylight installation x 2 Looking for a quote to do the following: Install 2 Velux GPL CK04 Skylights on a slate tile roof. (550mm x 980mm) One new, and one to be relocated from 3m away. The hole where the relocated skylight was taken from will require slate tiles to be reinstated. Site visit required for quote. - Due date: Before Friday, 10 March 2023

Pendant light installation

$150

Camperdown NSW, Australia

22nd Dec 2022

Preferably an electrician to install two pendant lights in an apartment in Camperdown. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 23 December 2022

Amazing job would highly recommend.

Light installation

$100

Rosebery NSW, Australia

30th Nov 2022

Hi. Would like to install this light, running off an existing light to light up an artwork. - Due date: Flexible

Licensed Electrician for Downlight & Pendant Light installation

$200

Newtown NSW 2042, Australia

27th Nov 2022

Require a licensed electrician to install and wire in one LED downlight (will require new wiring) and install one Pendant light (replacement of existing fitting) in hallway of semi detached house. The existing wiring is in the attic, which can be accessed via ladder and the attic floor lifted up. - Due date: Before Thursday, 15 December 2022

Oleksandr was great, he was efficient, ontime and super helpful. Would recommend his work.

2 x Pendant Light Installation

$200

Petersham NSW, Australia

8th Nov 2022

Hi, I’m seeking for 2 Pendant Lights to be installed in the Bedroom I have attached 1) image of the light 2) image of the wall and ceiling where the pendant lights will be located Thanks

Thank you Jordan for promptly completing this Task and developing a workaround for one of the issues with the lights! The end result is amazing and I’m grateful for your work.

Light installation and electrical work for my two bedroom apartment

$1,750

Zetland NSW, Australia

26th Jul 2022

1. I need to replace (oyster light) and Install 6x pendant lights in my two bedroom apartment - Pendant /new oyster lights to be supplied by us. Note- oyster light are directly fixed to the concrete ceiling (there is no ceiling cavity) and therefore we are replacing the old exisiting oyster light with pendant/new oysters fixtures. 2. Supply and replace 28x white switch and PowerPoint cover plates 3. Replace 4 LED lights in bathroom - install additional 1 LED in a bathroom) - install additional 3 LED in hallway (By removing existing oyster light, the hallway has ceiling cavity so the addition of the LED is feasible) - In total Supply 8 LED’s and instal Note: LED’s have ceiling cavity. 4. REPLACE & supply 4 RCBO (Safety Switch - Electrocution Protection Device) in Enclosure: RCBO in appropriately sized enclosure. Strip and terminate corresponding cable. Loom and tidy cable. Test and commission. 5. INSTALL Surge Protection - Install Surge Protection into Switchboard Enclosure. Strip and terminate corresponding cables. Loom and tidy cables. Test and commission.

Pendant light install

$350

Redfern NSW, Australia

24th Jul 2022

Installation of 2 pendant lights to replace existing oyster lights. - Due date: Flexible

Excellent work, very professional - recommend highly!

2 x LED ceiling light installation

$120

Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia

26th Jun 2022

Hello Looking for a licensed electrician. Would love your help to install 2 x LED ceiling lights in the living room. Set at the warmest color at 3000 Lumens Remove and dispose current ones. Pictures attached to help. There's a fusebox in a cabinet in the apartment. The product: https://www.beaconlighting.com.au/yuma-led-medium-round-dimmable-cct-flush-mount-in-white Installation guidelines: https://www.beaconlighting.com.au/media/im/181044_IM_v1.1_2021.05.28_.pdf Parking available in the building for cars under 1.97m high. Otherwise there's off street parking. It would be great if you're available Monday 4th of July. Or can do Tuesday 7am - 9:30am. Happy to chat further. Thank you! - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 4 July 2022

Great to deal with you again! Brilliant work and super excellent to work with!

One Pendant light installation

$60

Petersham NSW 2049, Australia

28th Apr 2022

Need a new pendant light installed - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 30 April 2022

Thanks great work

Headlight installation

$100

Mascot NSW, Australia

14th Apr 2022

Need someone to install headlight for holden commodore Evoke 2016 (the previous right headlight has been broken and needs to be replaced) I already bought the headlight just need someone to install it

Skylight install

$5

Petersham NSW 2049, Australia

17th Jan 2022

Skillion metal roof. Easy access. 1.5 floor height. I have skylight. Need flashing - Due date: After 24 Jan

Light installation

$150

Darlington NSW, Australia

18th Dec 2021

Installing a fun light for bedroom and 1 ceiling light for a bathroom - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 23rd Dec 2021

Pendant light installation

$150

Sydney NSW, Australia

21st Nov 2021

Need a quote for a pendant light installation in our small apartment. See attached photo for reference. Location is in Lane Cove. Not sure what you need to know prior so please ask the questions below. Thank you.

Helpful and did the job quickly