I took the florescent lights out of the soffit over the sinks and put in recessed lighting, planning to drywall the hole so just the recessed rims show; however, now that the lights are in, it's really, really dim. Thought I'd stop and reassess. Currently have 4" line voltage using a 50w bulb (should've been a clue but electrician said area would be bright enough. Guess it would if I were a 50 yr old male with a beard.)
I've thought of removing the recessed lighting, seal up the soffit where the florescent was, and maybe putting in pendants, tracts, or something else. I know I've seen small recessed lights that are a heck of a lot brighter, though, than what I have up now. I like the idea of recessed lights, but not if we can't see.
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