When someone mentions the word 'chandelier' what sort of thoughts immediately spring to mind? Rich and luxurious mansions that are host to all manner of parties and get togethers? Stunning theatres that still retain the imprint of a time no longer ours? The good news for lovers of elegance and classical design everywhere is that chandeliers are no longer set aside for these sorts of buildings - more and more often, they are being installed in the home.
As buying a chandelier is quite a big investment, you will want to make sure that you do everything right, from your initial choice all the way down to the installation. This will ensure that your fixture is the most attractive in your home and that it meets your requirements perfectly. Whilst much emphasis is placed on the purchase of the chandelier, you can use the following tips to ensure that you get the installation right:
Whilst following all of the above tips should put you in a reasonably good position to install your brand new chandelier by yourself, it is of the utmost importance that you follow the instructions provided in the manufacturers booklet supplied with the fixture. This will ensure that your installation is performed correctly and that your chandelier remains secured to the ceiling for many years to come.