A can-less model is a surface-mounted fixture
that includes an LED light.
Past winners American Fluorescent and Lithonia were again recognized for indoor CFL lighting collections, while Maxlite earned an honorable mention for what judges called an ingenious design that incorporates an energy-efficient, flat CFL with a GU-24 pin base into a surface-mounted fixture
. The fixture provides the same function as a recessed downlight, without the need for a hole in the ceiling.
5 When you're installing a surface-mounted fixture
, drill a 3/4-in.
Williams that provides superior performance in a surface-mounted fixture
. A new option for spaces where pendants won't work, parabolics would be too dark, and traditional wrap-arounds would be too plain, DDI's arched wings reflect light horizontally to illuminate ceilings, providing even luminance without glare.
Replace old, dated light fittings with modern surface-mounted fixtures
, accent or recessed fittings with energy-saving bulbs and dimmer switches can create a very different ambiance in a room that, and it won't necessarily be an expensive exercise.
While sconces, pendants, and surface-mounted fixtures
will offer an omnidirectional ambient pool of light, downlights provide more of a dramatic, shaded effect.
Tape light was immediately ruled out in favor of linear surface-mounted fixtures
(Architectural Lighting Works).
* Recessed can lighting and surface-mounted fixtures
are one way to provide ambient lighting.