Fast Fixes: Bathroom

Convert a Recessed Light Into a Pendant Fixture

Add instant style to a room by replacing a recessed light fixture with a stunning pendant fixture.

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Materials Needed:

  • recessed-fixture converter kit
  • small ceiling medallion
  • hanging light fixture
  • circuit tester
  • Phillips-head screwdriver
  • painter's tape
  • ladder

Source Materials

Purchase a recessed-fixture converter kit, ceiling medallion and light fixture.

Select Recessed Light to Convert

Choose a location to hang new light fixture. Turn off power for this location by switching off breaker.

Remove Recessed Fixture

Remove existing recessed fixture by twisting out light bulb, turning and removing casing and releasing clips that hold recessed light shell to socket. Leave existing socket in place.

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