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“Inside the Ceiling Lamp: Material Components Explored”

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Many people don’t know much about ceiling lamp Materials and do not know which one is appropriate for their needs.

The salesperson of a lighting shop usually will say what the customer says.

So, it is important to have a basic understanding of ceiling lamps before purchasing, so that you can know yourself and the enemy and purchase with confidence.

Today, Chenchen will introduce to you what a ceiling light is what it is, the material and size of the ceiling lamp, the difference between a ceiling lamp and suspended ceiling lamp, as well as the method of installation for the ceiling lamp. Come and find out!

What’s the definition of a ceiling light?

ceiling lamps are also known as the top is flat, while the bottom is safe to be fixed to the roof.

As technology advances, the changes in ceiling lamps are also changing with every new day.

The lamps have become more diverse and not just one-lamp designs.

They do not just absorb the beauty and elegance of chandeliers, but they also utilize the design and installation of ceiling lamps to avoid the issue that can’t be overcome in smaller spaces.

A large-scale luxury lighting installation can be a drawback.

Ceiling lighting vs suspended ceiling: What’s the difference?

The distinction between a ceiling lamp and suspended ceiling: the body of a ceiling lamp is placed directly on top of the roof, and it is suitable for lighting the entire area.

Ceiling lamps serve similar purposes as chandeliers, however they have different designs.

Ceiling lamps differ from chandeliers because they are used in different settings. Chandeliers tend to be utilized in larger spaces but ceiling lamps are used in lower spaces. In addition, ceiling lamps require longer lamp bodies.

The material of ceiling lamps

Like other lamps, ceiling lamps are constructed of many materials, including glass, plastic, metal ceramics, etc.

Of them, ceramics and glass have a more extended time span, are not easy to deteriorate and are also more popular.

Screws and other metal parts, on the lamp will slowly get oxidized. The average use time for the lamp is about five years.

The ones that get older are those made of plastic. because the plastic can deform when heated.

4.Master the buying skills of ceiling lamp

Ceiling lamps come in a wide variety of styles.

How do you select the best product?

Learn how to get ceiling light bulbs.

1.Determine the purchase quantity first

The areas where ceiling lighting is required in a home are the living room as well as the dining room and kitchen. Bathrooms, bedroom, study room etc.

Before purchasing ceiling lamps, everyone must first calculate the amount of money to buy. For bedrooms, you could pick lamps from the same series;

for living rooms and dining rooms, choose items from the mother-child series; for kitchens and bathrooms, you can choose products with the same size as the ceiling with integrated.

2.Choose an appropriate style

Ceiling lighting comes in two shapes: round and square.

In general, ceilings with round fixtures are more suitable for rooms that are not bedrooms or study.

while square ceiling lights for living rooms, dining rooms, etc. Kitchens and bathrooms have square ceilings similar to the ones that are integrated into walls.

3.Choose mask material

The cover of the ceiling lamp is a thing we can actually touch.

There are numerous producers of ceiling lamps available on the market. They use different mask materials.

Masks made of acrylic, glass as well as plastic masks are the most well-known.

The most efficient is the imported acrylic mask, which has been stretched two times.

You can try the mask out by pressing it with your hand to feel how it feels. If it’s soft, then put your palm over it and look at the hue.

You can open the cover and see if you have to remove it.

4.Select light source

Ceiling lamps are classified based upon their source of light. They can be fluorescent, incandescent Halogen LED, etc.

Lamps for ceilings with different lighting sources can be used in different settings. LED lamps are a good choice for use in homes.

Ceiling lamps with LED light sources aren’t expensive, but they save energy, have a long service life, are very bright and economical.

Select the appropriate size for your ceiling lamp

The size of ceiling lamps should be determined based on the area to be illuminated.

Be cautious not to use too small of a ceiling light that will create a feeling of emptiness in the ceiling, as well as not using the ceiling light in a large size, that will look overpowering.

If the size of your bedroom is smaller than 10 square meters You should select a lamp with maximum dimensions of 45cm.

for a bedroom with a size of 10-20 square meters, choose a ceiling lamp that has a diameter of around 60cm;

For a space with 20-30 square meters, you need to pick a ceiling lighting of approximately 80cm.

Install ceiling lights

If the lamp for your ceiling is purchased in a physical store, the owner will generally arrive to set it up for the cost of a single visit;

If it’s purchased on the internet it should be erected by a decorator or the owner.

Installing a ceiling lighting is simple. It’s just a matter of easy steps. Let’s all learn together.

1.Choose a location

The first thing you should do before installing a ceiling lamp is to establish the installation location of the ceiling lamp.

Install ceiling lighting in the center of the room. This will ensure that the light is evenly distributed throughout the room.

For the bedroom, considering the impact of mosquito nets and light on sleep, you should not to place the ceiling lamp above the bed.

The ceiling light should be set up on a wall, ceiling, or other structure that is able to support the weight of the ceiling light such as brickwork.

Try not to choose the wall with wood as it increases the danger of falling down over time.

Remove the ceiling light mask

Remove the ceiling lamp cover.

In general, the ceiling lamp cover can be fixed in two ways: the cover can be rotated or buckling. Be careful when removing your cover to prevent damage to the light fixture.

Remove the lamp tube after removal of the cover. Take it off to stop the lamp from being broken when it is installed.

Install the base

Place the base at the intended installation position then mark the wall with a pencil, then remove the base. Use an electric drill to drill holes to mark the position before installing bolts for expansion to secure the base to the holes.

Note that the diameter of the drill and the embedding depth have to be compatible with the bolts. Specifications must be compatible.

Put the base back to the predetermined position and then fix it.

Connect the wires

After fixing the base, you are able to connect the power cord to the wiring base of the ceiling lamp.

It should be noted that the two wires connected to the ceiling lamp’s power cord should have a good electrical contacts and be covered with black tape.

Stay clear and, if you are able to, if you are capable of,

try not to put the two wire ends on the same piece of metal to avoid short circuit and hazard.

5.Install necklaces and masks

Now, you can try turning on the power. If all is fine it is possible to turn off the power and install the cover of the lamp on your ceiling.

The ceiling light in the living room needs to be equipped with several pendants since each pendant for a ceiling lamp has its own unique design, so refer to the product manual for the specific methods of installation.

There are usually leftover pendants that can be stored after installation, and then replaced if needed at some point in the future.