Many people are probably tired of staying in the house. Although leverage all the activities to entertain. But repeatedly doing things for a long time is boring and lacking inspiration. Things that steal our time quickly and smoothly are watching movies and listening to music is the only entertainment that doesn’t get bored fast. And for those who like watching movies. But sometimes the lights in the house are not as pleasant to look as it should be. HomeGuru therefore have a way to introduce to maximize the enjoyment of entertainment, as if a cinema was set up in the house. Just change a normal switch to a Dimmer switch to adjust the light in just a few simple steps. You can do it yourself.
“Dimmer switch” is a power control switch that comes out from an electrical source. It can adjust the light level of the lamp as needed. It can only be used with incandescent bulbs. But now there are dimmer switches that can be used with LED lamps as well. Ordinary home switches can also be switched dimmer. Then try to choose whether to use the type of incandescent bulbs or LED bulbs once decided. Let’s see how to change it.
Change a Normal Light Switch to a Dimmer
1. Shuffle the switch down
Shuffle the switch down, cut off the electric current at the point where we will change the new switch for safety. (Regardless of what you do about fires in your home, you should always shuffle the switch down to ensure safety in life.)
2. Remove the cover of the original switch with a screwdriver
Remove the cover of the original switch with a screwdriver, pry the hole in the side of the frame. Then remove the original switch, flip the back Will see the wire connection. Use an electric screwdriver to unscrew the bolt, disconnect the power cord from the original switch.
3. Bring the dimmer switch to connect the electric wire.
Bring the dimmer switch to connect the electric wire. The back of the switch, some models have two holes, so connecting is not difficult, but some models have 4 holes. Just connect two holes. There will be the picture of the electrical circuit already because it is already connected the wires. Just connect the electric wires to the correct hole.
4. Attach the switch to the cover.
Attach the switch to the cover. Then attached to the wall as before. Lift the switch to release the current, then try to turn on-off the dimmer switch to see if it works. If you turn on-off the dimmer as needed, then you are done.
Only this allows you to choose the light brightness as you like. This makes watching movies exciting, romantic, or thrilling, fun at home. You can create a romantic atmosphere for this room too.