How do you change a recessed light bulb with a cover?
How do I remove a recessed light cover? Climb up the ladder and insert the screwdriver under the edge of the recessed light trim being careful not to damage the ceiling. Pull the screwdriver down, keeping it straight so as to not pry against the ceiling. The side of the trim will become exposed and pop off along with the recessed light bulb.
How do I change recessed lighting lights?
- Turn off the breaker. Before you start working on anything related to the fixture, cut power at the source.
- Set up your work area.
- Remove the old housing.
- Take down the recessed fixture.
- Install the retrofit brace.
- Attach the electrical box.
- Patch the ceiling.
- Install the new fixture.
How do you change a bulb in a flush mount ceiling light?