The Seven Steps
Pendant Mounted Lights

Purpose

To secure pendant-mounted lights or doublehung fluorescent lights.

Note

  • Replace glass globes with unbreakable substitutes.
  • Vertical support for the light should consist of wire, alongside cord, to the structure above.

Recommendation

Brace vertical lamp support to the adjacent ceiling structure.

Supplies Required

  • Wire—No. 12 gage

Installation

Pendant-Mounted Light
Source: Noson, Perbix, SSD

Double-Hung Flurescent Light
Source: Noson, Perbix, SSD

  1. Brace the vertical lamp support with wire to the adjacent ceiling grid in three directions.
  2. Secure the wire brace with three tight turns at each end.