If you’re planning to remove your acoustic aka popcorn ceilings, you should consider installing recessed lighting too.
A common question is which contractor should go first? The ceiling guys or the lighting guys?
The answer is the electrical should go first.
The reason is because you don’t want your electrician to cut holes in your brand new ceilings to run the wiring.
If you install your lighting first, any holes that are made by the electrician can be repaired during the refinishing of your ceilings.
The order goes like this:
- Remove popcorn and refinish ceilings