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Under-Cabinet Lighting Choices

When it comes to under-cabinet lighting, there are lots of options out there these days. Home repair expert James Young discusses some you might want to consider.

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halogen lights can be plugged in or wired in
Photo 3 of 4It's easy to install halogen lights and there's an easy rule to follow when determining how far apart they should be installed.

Halogen Lights(3 of 4)

Halogen lights can be plugged into an outlet or hard-wired into a transformer.

Tip: When trying to decide how far apart to mount the small halogen lights, this rule of thumb is a good one to follow: Measure the distance between the bottom of the cabinet and the countertop, then mount the lights the same number of inches from each other.

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