Category Archives: Lamp

How to Install A Chandelier!

Ever wonder if you could a chandelier to your rooms with no hanging lights? If you have access to your attic, this might not be such a hard task so long as you have some tools and wire up some power lines to your desired room.

Here’s three great videos on YouTube that can help you install a chandelier:

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Wireless LED Floodlight Review!

Recently, I’ve been looking for floodlight replacement for my house because the old one was breaking and didn’t work all that well.

Well, I went to Home Depot and they had a bunch of them but they all cost like over $100 plus you needed to wire them directly to your home’s AC power.

After doing some more research with solar LED lights and other floodlights, I found this great little wireless L

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House DIY – How to Install 3-Way Dimmer Switches!

Recently I moved to a new house, finally I have more space to run my blog.  Also, I am doing a bunch of DIYs around the house, like installing this 3-way dimmer switch (to save money on energy and also looks better than old switches).

So, I’ve started a new blog called HouseDIYHowTo.com to focus on these cool House DIYs and HOWTos, you can check out my very first blog post on how to install 3-way

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Affordable Wireless Motion-Sensing LED Floodlight!

Problem with most traditional wired floodlights is that they must be “wired” and that means drilling holes in the walls of your home and that can sometimes be bad (if you install it wrong).  Besides that, you might actually spend more money as for most motion-sensing wired floodlights are in the $100-200 range.

But why bother with all that when you can get these Wireless Motion-Sensing LED floodlights (that run on three D batteries for a year) and install them everywhere around your house

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DIY Remote Controlled, Dimmable LED Lamp!

Want to impress your friends when they are hanging out in your livingroom, perhaps watching football or basketball?

Build yourself one of these nifty DIY remote-controlled and dimmable LED lamps, it will probably also drive your cat nuts! (Watch video after the break.)

via hackaday, Project Page

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LED DIY – How to make a Touch-sensitive RGB LED Mood Lamp!

For those of you who want to make your own mood lamp, consider making a “touch-sensitive” DIY RGB LED Mood Lamp such as this one that will interact with your fingertips.

I always really wanted a cool LED Mood Light, but all of them I have seen on Instructables use IC’s, and I find IC’s take out some of the fun of building circuits. That is the reason

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IKEA Hack – How to Make an RGB LED Lamp!

video://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwZBMJS1teg&feature=player_embedded

Tired of the same old lamp you bought from IKEA?  Don’t worry you don’t have to throw the lamp away (just yet), learn how to make an RGB LED lamp!

Not only will you have more fun with the different colors you will also save a bunch more energy with energy-efficient LEDs.

via hackedgadgets, Project Pa

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LED DIY – How to Make a Double Helix LED Lamp!

One of my ex-girlfriend used to be a bit crazy about DNA as she was studying to be a geneticist.  Well, for those of you who know someone who is crazy about DNA studies or simply find that this double helix LED lamp seems appealing to your senses, go ahead and make your own double helix LED lamp.

via instructables

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DIY Book Lamp!

Here’s a great idea for a lamp that illuminates from an old book, a DIY book lamp!

Of course, don’t forget to note that you might want to use low-heat lamps as the bulb could burn the book and set your house on fire.

via bedzine, Project Page

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Circuits DIY – How to Make DIY Touchless Switch!

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Want to build the next best thing for switching your home’s lighting as if you were doing magic? You can with this DIY touchless switch that works via your finger motions!

Pretty darn cool if you ask me. via instructables

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