Step 2: Cut metal mesh

slip copper wires into the transformer's receptables
Photo: Kristine Larsen
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Cut metal mesh, such as scrap tile backer, to the size of the chimney pot’s opening, using snips.
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    Tools List

    • wire strippers
      Wire strippers
    • Phillips screwdriver
      Screwdriver
    • gloves
      Gloves
    • pointed shovel
      Shovel
    • wire cable snips
      Snips

    Shopping List

    1. Vintage chimney pot: Chimney Pot or Recycling the Past

    2. Kichler 60-Watt transformer: Bellacor

    3. Kichler 50-watt black well accent light: Bellacor

    4. Metal mesh such as tile backer or screen