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Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron replaces a track lighting setup with cable lighting in a new baby’s nursery.
Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron helps a homeowner install an electric lift to move her light fixture up and down, allowing easy access to the fixture for changing lights and cleaning
Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron helps a homeowner improve his living room with surface-mounted downlights
Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron installs ultra-thin, LED lights on a garage to replace a broken floodlight.
Use hardworking sconces to illuminate a reading nook, sink wall, fireplace mantel, or any other place you want to brighten in style
Use energy-efficient LEDs to cast a warm glow on the deck, stairs, and trees, and you can extend the party (safely) into the night
Scott Caron, master electrician for Ask This Old House, helps a homeowner convert recessed lights into stylish new pendant lights
Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron helps a homeowner install fiesta string lights to get the party started in Texas
Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron helps a homeowner install a chandelier in a dimly lit dining room
Scott Caron, master electrician for Ask This Old House, installs LED track lights and LED track lights with Bluetooth speaker technology to brighten up a loft bedroom
Scott Caron, master electrician for Ask This Old House, helps a homeowner install an antique light fixture in her historic St. Paul, MN, home
Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron installs an outdoor wall sconce and recessed lights at an old church that now serves as a house
Ask This Old House master electrician Scott Caron helps a homeowner replace a lamppost light in his driveway
This Old House host Kevin O'Connor explains what to look for when choosing energy-efficient lightbulbs
Master electrician Scott Caron brings electricity to a lantern that used to be lit with kerosene
This Old House host Kevin O'Connor works with an electrician to help a couple add task lighting to their dark kitchen
Brighten your outdoor space with lights and laughter
Ask This Old House electrician Scott Caron demonstrates how to install recessed light fixtures in a finished ceiling
Pounding washers, knocking pipes, roaring exhaust fans, whistling windows—read these simple house noise solutions to quiet nuisance sounds
Considering a well planned lighting design to show off a kitchen and make it fully functional, with tips from kitchen designer Kathy Marshall and TOH host Kevin O'Connor
This Old House host Kevin O'Connor illuminates the key steps to lighting up an entryway.
If you have nagging questions about these energy-saving and long-lasting bulbs, we have the answers
Electrician Charles Vargas explains light-bulb options for recessed fixtures.
With a little knowledge and a little planning, you can lead family and friends safely to your door and cast your home in a whole new light
These charming lanterns brighten an evening barbecue spread, and they're a cinch to make from supplies you can pick up at the home center.