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It seems like every time I re-do a room, I end up buying a new light fixture…and most of the time, it’s some type of chandelier (my favorite kind of overhead light fixture!)
Hiring someone to install all those new light fixtures can get expensive…so learning how to do it yourself not only saves a lot of money, but means you can change out your light fixtures whenever you feel like it :)
Fortunately for me, my ex-husband was an electrician, and we bought an old house that had knob and tube wiring throughout. I got a crash course in how to do wiring while we re-wired the whole house. It’s a skill that has come in handy many times!
And actually, it isn’t nearly as hard as it looks.
Read on to find out how to hang a chandelier.