Detailed instructions on how to install LED downlights in the ceiling
Ceiling led downlight is the leading product in creating a light environment without UV rays, without blue light, so it is very safe for health and eyesight for users. Therefore, at present, LED downlights are being used more and more by consumers. The future will be the trend of choosing mainstream lighting products in the home of consumers.
According to the design of the lamp’s power source, the warm ceiling downlights are divided into two types: instant source downlights and separate source downlights. These 2 types of lights have different installation methods. Lana-agiyan.com will guide you in detail on the installation of each type of light.
General notes to know before proceeding with the installation of these 2 types of lights.
1 – The installation requires the operator to have experience and expertise in the product to avoid possible unfortunate accidents.
2 – Due to the variety of ceiling materials (wooden ceilings, plaster ceilings, concrete ceilings (with concrete ceilings, plaster or wood must be installed before installing recessed lights) …) so please consider the ceiling material carefully. to prepare suitable mounting tools when drilling is required.
3-Check the lamp operating voltage at the installation site to see if it is the same as the voltage source indicated on the lightbox, to ensure that the lamp will be supplied with the appropriate operating voltage. Because the voltage deviation is too much, it will cause permanent damage to the device (Do not install ceiling lights with a capacity greater than the allowed level).
4 – Use an electric tester to check if the power has been completely disconnected?
5 – When installing, avoid locations with strong heat-emitting devices to avoid affecting the life of the lamp.
6 – Consider the position of the interior lights relative to other devices such as ceiling fans or decorative chandeliers… to ensure a safe distance between them.
7 – Finally, read this guide carefully before proceeding
Prepare installation tools
Drill, tape measure, screws, insulating tape, electrical tester, wire cutters Asynchronous set of LED ceiling lights includes lights, wires, drivers, spring-loaded ears. Turn off the power to the lamp installation area at the main fuse/fuse box (or circuit breaker box) to ensure safety during installation.
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Follow these steps to install the lights:
1. How to install with LED recessed ceiling lights
This is a type of ceiling downlight that is manufactured with an integrated source inside the light, so there is no need to connect the power connector to the lamp. Just connect the light to the power source.
B1 – Drill holes in the ceiling according to the dimensions indicated on the lights in the identified positions. This step needs to be careful in surveying the size of the hole so that it can fit properly, not be too small to be re-drilled, and not too wide to make it unsightly.
B2 – Follow the drilled power lines, so that you can connect the lights and the power source easily.
B3 – Install the light: Put the lamp and the lamp holder first. Connect the lamp wire to the power source, then put the lamp on. When bringing the light up, let the ear spring to 90 degrees, push the light into the drilled hole. Turn on the switch to check the brightness and angle of the lamp.
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2. How to install recessed led recessed lights
B1: Drill a mounting hole according to the size indicated on the lamp. Like the light source, the hole must be drilled very carefully to avoid the hole being smaller than the lamp sink that has to be re-drilled, or larger, making the ceiling unsightly.
B2: Follow the power line according to the location of the hole in the light
B3: Put the power unit first, connect the power part to the power line
B4: Plug the light source into the removable source, then push the light to the top of the hole. When bringing the light up, let the ear spring to 90 degrees, push the light into the drilled hole. Turn on the switch to check the brightness and angle of the lamp
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Some notes when installing recessed downlights
Before installing the lamp, it is necessary to check the lamp to see if the lamp is damaged during transportation to avoid installing the lamp without lighting, and must be removed to check. Check that the lamp is electrically safe, there is no electrical leakage to the lamp housing.
Since the lamp is mounted on high, it is very dangerous if there is an electric leakage when installing it. When installing the light, it is necessary to check the power source and the wire carefully to avoid the case that the lamp is installed but does not light up, you have to remove the lamp to check the power line again, it will be very laborious.