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KITCHEN lighting switch

I want to switch a panelled fluorescent lighting fixture in my kitchen. I'm going to take down the plastic panels and want to change from the fluorescent tubes to something more decorative, opening up that recessed area. Do you have any suggestions for lighting fixtures to replace the tubes?

A. Spruce
Re: KITCHEN lighting switch

If you want to retain the light box, then try changing the existing tubes to a different light tone. Many folks mistakenly purchase "shop light" bulbs, which are a low level/intensity bulb. For more usable and agreeable lighting, you might want to try a "full spectrum" bulb, which emits a brighter and more pure light source than a standard fluorescent.

If you want to eliminate the fixture all together, then recessed lighting may be in order.

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