Lighting

Whether it’s in the bedroom, bathroom, kitchen or dining room, home lighting is crucial to achieve the comfort and aesthetic you’re after.

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    12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100

    A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some big changes to your home.

    10 Living Room Lighting Ideas We Love

    Your living room is a multi-use space, so you need to have the right lighting for the right use. The...


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    8 Best Home Security Lights

    Don't be left in the dark! You'll know exactly what's going on around your home when you invest in top-rated...


    Homeowners’ Guide to Outdoor Christmas Lights

    This year, elevate your house to "oooh and ahhh" status with the best outdoor Christmas lights.


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    8 Best Light Therapy Lamps

    Elevate your mood. Light therapy lamps help fight seasonal depression so you can thrive throughout the shorter, darker days of...

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    Family Handyman’s Vintage Projects and Tips From the ’60s

    Family Handyman has always taken great pride in teaching readers to DIY through the use of step-by-step projects. To celebrate...


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    Deals We Love: Flashlights and Lanterns

    A flash sale offering great lighting options at deep discounts.

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    8 Best Outdoor Flood Lights

    A well-lit home is not only more secure, it's got great curb appeal! Here are the best outdoor flood lights...


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    10 Best Motion Sensor Lights

    We round up the 10 best motion sensor lights to provide style and safety to your home and yard.


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    Deals We Love: Rechargeable Flashlights

    Two game-changing light throwers from U.S.-based manufacturer, Olight.


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    New Countertop Appliance Claims to Kill Coronavirus on Household Items

    Luma and Luma Pro aim to deliver 99.9 percent effectiveness in killing germs, bacteria and viruses — including the coronavirus.

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    Deals We Love: Exterior Security

    Shorter days and longer nights mean outdoor lighting is a hot commodity right now.


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    Homeowner’s Guide to the Best Outdoor Lighting

    Outdoor lights add warmth, safety and style to your home's overall look. Learn about eight great outdoor lights to consider...


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    These Sale-Priced Desk Lamps Will Light Up Your Home Office

    Amazon's Summer Sale Event, going on now through Labor Day, includes several top-rated desk lamps to help spruce up your...


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    An Expert’s Guide to Buying and Installing LED Lights

    LED lighting can add a cool, modern aesthetic to any entertainment space. Here's everything you need to know to buy...


    Fluorescent Light Covers to Transform Your Drop Ceiling

    Fluorescent light has been linked to migraines, sleep disruption, increased stress and more. Fortunately, there are many beautiful ways to...

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    How to Fix and Replace Christmas Lights

    Squeeze another season out of your strings of lights!


    Best Lighting for Your Garage and Workshop

    Find your way in the dark with these cool products that help light the darkest nooks and crannies of your...


    13 ‘Cutting Edge’ Table Saw Tips

    Straight from top pro woodworkers—ultra-clever tips for getting the most from your table saw.


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    How to Replace a Fluorescent Light Ballast

    Stop fluorescent lights from flickering and humming with a new ballast.


    Installing Recessed Lighting for Dramatic Effect

    Installing recessed lighting, even in the toughest situation—by fishing wires.


    Fluorescent Closet Light Fixtures

    Fluorescent lights over the door solve a closet lighting problem


    How to Build a Soffit Box with Recessed Lighting

    Add interest to a bedroom or kitchen by building a soffit with drywall, wood trim and rope lights.


    Everything You Should Know About Smart Home Lighting

    Smart lights let you control a bulb remotely via an app on your phone, through a smart speaker or even...

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    LED Color Changing Light Bulbs

    If you haven't yet caught on to the LED color changing light bulb trend, maybe it's time! At the very...


    How to Replace a Fluorescent Light Bulb

    First step? Check the fixture for other problems.


    How to Install Elegant Cove Lighting

    Soft light and rich drama for any room


    The Correct Way to Install a Light Bulb

    Illuminate yourself to this handy hint to prevent light bulbs from breaking in light sockets. It's the best way to...


    DIY Dictionary: 3-Way Switch

    What is a 3-way switch? A three-way switch is one that allows you to control a ceiling light (or other...


    How to Add a Light

    Make an existing switch do double duty by adding another light fixture.