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How to Install Recessed Lighting in the Kitchen

Host Paul Ryan helps a homeowner install clever recessed lights in her kitchen.

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Top 12 Recessed Lighting Projects

  1. 1. 10 Things You Must Know: Accent Lighting

    DIY Network experts offer 10 tips on accent lighting that'll help make your home a beautiful place.

  2. 2. Recessed Lighting (01:13)

    New lighting can give your bathroom the biggest bang for the buck.

  3. 3. Bamboo Blowout (04:43)

    After four years and seven contractors, this kitchen is ready for a redo.

  4. 4. Install a Recessed Canister Ceiling Light

    Add light to a room with an easy-to-install recessed ceiling light.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 5. Can Cap (01:08)

    This cover for recessed lighting cans protects against paint overspray.

  6. 6. Hidden Light Sources (01:57)

    Hidden sources are appealing, and recessed lighting goes with any decor.

  7. 7. How to Install Recessed Lighting

    Recessed lights are also called "can lights" and are great for reading. They sit above the ceiling drywall.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  8. 8. How to Wire Recessed Ceiling Lights

    Recessed "high hat" lighting fixtures provide excellent illumination and give a room an elegant appearance.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  9. 9. Almost a Deal-Breaker (04:32)

    The kitchen in this house was almost a deal-breaker to the buyers.

  10. 10. Kitchen With Chimney Design (00:04:43)

    A puzzling chimney in the center of the kitchen gets a needed facelift.

  11. 11. Install Recessed Lighting (05:32)

    Host Paul Ryan gives a tutorial in installing recessed lighting.

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