outdoor recessed lights, do they need to be special

captainzip90December 2, 2009

If you install recessed lights in a covered porch roof can you use regular inside recessed light canisters?

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azlighting

No, they MUST be "damp location" listed.

"wet location" if there is any chance of contact with water.

    Bookmark   December 2, 2009 at 8:45PM
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