Tag Archives: lighting

  • Wall Sconce Project

    Posted on May 8, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects.

    Do you have leftover laminate from building your countertops? Would you like a wall sconce that matches your kitchen or bathroom decor?  Wall sconces are a beautiful way to add indirect lighting from the wall, as opposed to the ceiling. Here’s how to make it: Cut a sheet of laminate to fit a plywood base. Use contact […]

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  • DIY Installing a Solar Tube

    Posted on March 27, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects, Outdoors Projects.

    When choosing the right spot for your solar tube, keep these points in mind:  Choose a spot between ceiling joists and roof rafters because you want to avoid cutting into your homes structural elements  Although elbow joints are available, for easier installation and higher light output, choose a location that will allow a straight run […]

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  • DIY Under Cabinet Lighting

    Posted on March 25, 2015 by DIY Guide in DIY Cabinets, Home Improvement Projects, Kitchen DIY Projects.

    Several years ago my wife and I remodeled our kitchen. We added new cabinets, new tile floor, and new granite countertops. When we were finished, there was just something missing. I redid our recessed lighting by removing the fluorescent lighting and adding wood and can lights and that made a huge difference, then I started […]

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