by Lee Wyatt
(last updated September 25, 2020)
A low voltage lighting system us a great method that you can use to not only add some accent lighting, but also provide a little bit of added security. While there are all kinds of systems that you could always use, there are a few things that you really need to keep in mind when deciding on what you will be using. Selecting a low voltage lighting system is a bit more involved than simply picking out a few parts. However, by keeping a few simple guidelines in mind you will be able to get a good system that will fulfill your needs.
Keep in mind that when selecting a low voltage lighting system, you will be selecting a system that uses around 12 volts. This means that you will be using a lower powered system than what most homes generally receive. Make sure that you follow all codes when installing your system, and if you are hesitant at all about working with electricity then do not hesitate at all to talk to a professional electrician.
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