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Installing accent lights on eaves

Installing accent lights on eaves

Roofing

The eaves are an important part of your roof system. They also provide support for the gutter system. You can improve the look of the eaves, by installing some accent lighting.

Purchasing the lighting fixtures

You will need to buy lighting fixtures that are designed for exterior use. To save money on electricity, you should use LED lights. You can try ball lighting. It works great on the outdoor. They can be operated by batteries, saving you a lot of time and work with the wiring.

Installation

Always use the instructions provided by the manufacturer. If the fixtures are battery powered, then you won’t need to run wires to an outlet. Otherwise, you will need to run exterior grade electrical wire to an exterior outlet, or you can run the wires through your attic.

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