How to use Fixture in a sentence
In the stable a horse should always be provided with rock salt, and water to drink at will by means of some such stall fixture as the Mundt hygienic water-supply fittings.
In this house the principal part of the roof is a fixture, ventilation being provided for by small lifting sashes against the back wall, and by the upright front sashes being hung on a pivot so as to swing outwards on the lower side.
The fixture should be hidden to produce the best effect.
I have unfastened the silken cord from the drapes and knotted it to the gas fixture above.
The annoying drone emitting from that overhead light is a sure sign that the fixture needs to be replaced.Advertisement
Pakistan then claimed a convincing win in the re-arranged fixture.
With careful placement and shielding of the fixture, special moonlight effects can be created.
Whether you are looking to illuminate the interior or exterior of your home, you will be sure to find a functional light fixture that best compliments your home style and décor.
Always a popular fixture on the society pages, the young heiress has appeared in several movies and reality shows, and has her own product line.
He moved to London in his late teens in hopes of pursuing music and became a regular fixture on London's club scene.Advertisement
Tom made several appearances on the Ed Sullivan Show and became a somewhat regular fixture in Las Vegas.
Duhamel had been a regular fixture on All My Children and one of the stars of Las Vegas.
As the name implies, this type of fixture sits on a table and provides extra lighting when necessary.
Shop online for any type and any style of light fixture and have it shipped right to your home.
Another plus with these attractive fixtures is that if you find the right fixture, it can present more than one function.Advertisement
For example, a decorative island pendant light fixture can also serve as a pot hanger.
From traditional to modern, there's a bulb out there for every light fixture.
Every fixture in the home will be the material and quality that you choose.
After Hawk became a fixture on the skateboarding scene, riding the highs and lows of the sport's popularity, he eventually decided to retire.
With her hard work ethic and natural down-to-earth charm, you can be sure that Jennifer Garner will be a fixture in film for years to come.Advertisement
Lauren Conrad, star of the MTV series The Hills, has become a popular fixture on the reality star circuit.
The next day Audun managed to free himself from the fixture and ran out of the apartment in only boxer shorts (and the handcuffs).
Solar lights use a photovoltaic cell to charge a battery that is part of the light fixture.
The pendant fixture is a suspended fixture that hangs from a cord attached to the ceiling.
If it's a new room or there is no existing light fixture, you'll need to call a licensed electrician.Advertisement
Overhead expanse lighting, instead of a singular fixture stuck in the middle of the ceiling.
Ranging from utilitarian to whimsical designs, there is sure to be a light fixture that is appropriate for your home.
While some of these solar panels may be directly attached to the light, others can be placed several feet away from the light and attached to the fixture with a wire.
Therefore they try to make the appropriate replacement parts to extend the overall life of the fixture.
You can use Bathroom Fixture Tool to find the fixtures for your perfect bathroom.Advertisement
Another home improvement idea that's quick is to replace your existing light fixture.
Again, if you watch for specials and closeouts, you can find an updated fixture for any room in your home.
Special low voltage track lights are available which use less power and can be safely housed in a smaller fixture.
Lower voltage systems convert line voltage via a transformer mounted directly on the fixture itself.
If you place a large vanity with a very small light fixture, suddenly an average size vanity will seem huge and the room will look out of scale.Advertisement
The setup you have now probably has a smaller mirror and a narrower light fixture than you'll need for a double sink.
Remove the fixture or fan currently mounted in your ceiling and measure the size of the cutout.
Check out the following resources to help you uncover the perfect fixture.
These lights are each equipped with their own solar panels within the lighting fixture.
For this arrangement, having a handy housemate to wire it up would be a big plus, but if not you may be able to use the existing light fixture setup as a guide.Advertisement
You should also have a table overhang of about a foot on each side of the fixture.
When designing longer rooms with large tables, consider placing two chandeliers, one at either end of the table, rather than having one large fixture.
After evaluating the drawings of your faucet, you may decide to stay with your present manufacturer, or even just repair the faucet you have by swapping out parts or components to fix a leak or improve the fixture's cosmetic appeal.
One of the biggest errors in shower faucet change-outs is choosing the right new fixture.
If you're upgrading a simple ceiling light fixture for use with a fan, you'll have to change out the box to insure that your fan is adequately supported.Advertisement
Another help will be if you select a replacement fixture that's somewhat similar to the original.
Older galvanized pipes with threaded openings may need adapters to work with your new fixture.
With your measuring tape, determine the distance from the two nearest edges to the one corner of the fixture outlet, and then measure the height and width of the required opening.
Insert your jigsaw blade and cut out the fixture opening.
If you aren't familiar with lighting fixture design and electrical work, your best bet is to purchase a monorail lighting kit that includes all the parts you need to install the system.Advertisement
Granite countertops in NJ homes are a common fixture.
You can choose the length of the track, straight or circular, as well as how many lights the fixture will contain.
If you're replacing an existing light fixture, check the size of the ceiling opening.
The component in the fixture that will fit over it is called the canopy and should completely cover the opening if you don't want to deal with cosmetic issues later.
If you're changing out an existing ceiling fixture, this may be an easy update you can perform yourself in an afternoon.
If you're buying the fixture at the same time, you may be eligible for a discount.
Track lighting is a light fixture system that allows multiple lights to be moved along a track mounted to the ceiling.
A track lighting system allows the user to slide the light along a track or rail, moving it to a new location without the need to rewire a fixture.
A track lighting kit will usually include most of what you'll need to install a track lighting fixture in your ceiling or on your wall.
It's safe for the fixture, walls and ceiling, but will put an extra drain on the HVAC during the summer months.
Some track lighting sets are available with suspension kits, too; if you have a high ceiling, suspend the fixture a few inches to help put the lighting where you need it most.
Track lights are pretty easy to install as a replacement for an existing ceiling fixture via the electrical service at the ceiling junction box.
Buy a fixture with a canopy (ceiling cover) that's large enough to conceal the existing cutout in your ceiling or wall.
Some light fixtures are so lightweight that finding a stud isn't critical, but knowing where you can safely mount a fixture in case your installation calls for it is a good planning strategy.
Whether you are retro fitting an old ceiling, installing lighting in a new home, working in a ceiling that is insulated or one that is not, these lights have a fixture that will work for you.
If you want a light fixture that will last, these lights are up to the job.
If there is insulation in the ceiling, only use recessed light fixtures rated IC (this means the fixture is safe for contact with insulation).
If a fixture is rated Non-IC, then it must have at least three inches of clearance along all four sides and above.
Once you have the locations set, use the template that came with the fixture and cut out access hole for each light using the drywall saw.
Recessed lights are wired together in series, where one fixture ties into the one before it.
Use 12-2 NM (non-metallic) cable and run a length from one fixture to the next.
Open up the junction box on the light fixture and bring the feed line into the box.
Connect the black wire(s) from the NM cable(s) to the black fixture wire inside the junction box using a wire connector.
Connect the white wire(s) from the NM cable(s) to the white fixture wire inside the junction box using a wire connector.
Connect the ground wire(s) from the NM cable(s) to the fixture's ground wire in the same manner.
Insert the fixture up into the access hole until its lip is even with the ceiling and use a screwdriver to raise the brackets on the inside of the lighting can.
Once all of the brackets are raised, the fixture will be secure.
Perform this step for every light fixture except the one being wired to the circuit that's delivering power to the lights.
Open up the junction box on the final light and connect the black wire from the feed circuit to the black fixture wire and the black wire from the cable leading to the next fixture.
Replace all of the cabinet handles, install a newer, brighter light fixture and replace the faucet; you'll be amazed at how different your kitchen will look.
Add Kool-Aid to the shower fixture, but do not do this to someone who may be allergic or who has an important meeting.
It's common to find an antique library light fixture that is two to three feet in length and up to 18 inches in diameter.
Clip-in or clip-on extensions are temporary pieces easily added to the hair with a clip, snap, barette, or other fixture.
Previously, bridge loans had been a fixture of commercial real estate.
This organization has been in existence since 1938, and has recently become a common fixture in the media due to the mortgage crisis.
For example, installing a ceiling light fixture can result in the loss of ceiling insulation.
Look at each plumbing fixture, checking that they work and don't leak.
Nicole was also a fixture on Keith's "Keith's Alive in '05" music tour.
Megan Fox bikini pictures soon followed, and since that time the young starlet has been a virtual fixture of the men's magazine, Maxim.
By 1954 the Waring blender was a fixture in more than one million American kitchens.
Candolier - If you'd rather not attach your electric candles to the window, a free-standing fixture like this one would work well in a window.
While the National tree was originally a cut tree, it is now a permanent, living fixture on the Ellipse.
A telesvision fixture since 1999, SpongeBob is a silly, goofy, hardworking, and lovable yellow sponge who can make just about anybody giggle.
According to legend, a head nurse was found dead there in 1928 after committing suicide by hanging herself from the light fixture.
By the mid-80s, the VCR was a permanent fixture in living rooms around the country.
When Phil Carey decided to leave the show, OLTL was faced with the unenviable task of coping with what happened to his character Asa Buchanan, a fixture on the canvas since 1979.
Ida Greenberg (Pat Crawford Brown) was a fixture on Wisteria Lane.
In 1999, she took on Patricia Cutts role of Blanche Hunt and has been a permanent fixture on the show since.
By the time B&B came on, VCRs were a fixture in most homes, so keeping up with B&B around work was much easier.
Actor David Canary as Adam Chandler has been a popular and steadfast fixture on All My Children since 1983.
As of February, 2011, Susan Flannery and her character Stephanie remained very much a fixture on The Bold and the Beautiful.
Robbie Williams has been a pop music fixture in the UK since the 1990s when he performed with the popular group "Take That".
Because Kripalu helps yogis look inward, the experience is a harmonious and satisfying one whether yoga is new or a daily fixture in your life.
The company resurrected the name of the vehicle with the Porsche RS Spyder, a fixture on the auto racing scene in the 21st Century.
If you have a fixture over the table, like a chandelier, the arrangement shouldn't be so tall that it creates a cluttered look.
This beading wire company is a fixture in many bead stores.
Since computers have become a permanent fixture in many households and workplaces, Weight Watchers has followed suit by offering their entire program online.
What initially was taboo for men's underwear has now become a fixture of well-known designer's male collections.
From the Slowhand album, this romantic ballad has become a fixture at proms and in romantic movies.
Poke holes in the top, string some ribbon through them and hang them from a light fixture or ceiling panel.
Frank Bielec appeared on the first episode of Trading Spaces and has been a regular fixture on the show ever since.
Harold Dieterle III was the winner of the show's first season and has since gone on to successfully open his own restaurant as well as become a common fixture in a variety of magazines.
Stopping her seemed not to enter Dean's mind as she placed a chair in the middle of the room, looking up to make sure it was directly beneath the hanging brass fixture.
She was hanging from the old gas fixture in 2A, upstairs.
The power remained out so the only light in the room came from the outside emergency fixture through the open door.
He was bound to the porcelain fixture with a nylon cord around his ankles and one around his arms, which were tied behind him.
United plan to demonstrate against their fixture backlog this month.
Elizabethan banquets in the Baron's Hall are are regular fixture.
The League table may take a few days to update after a fixture and the gossip column is purely for speculative purposes.
Their potentially harmful effects are a distinct disadvantage... Be sure that any fixture you purchase includes... ultraviolet reducing features.
They could have rearranged the fixture with Coventry but decided early in the week to go ahead and play.
The Chief Executive wondered whether changing from a Saturday to a midweek fixture make any difference in order to create some flexibility.
The remaining fixture against Saracens will be played at Marlow RFC on Monday April 5th at 7.30pm.
The final league fixture was held at Glasgow on 24 th July.
Spencer Prior is due to play a part in City's opening reserve team fixture of the new season.
Confirmation of the starting eleven and substitutes named for this afternoon's fixture away to Plymouth Argyle.
This fixture is so inflammatory that even mascots are banned.
A team sheet will not be considered sufficient to comply with this Rule, other than in a Reserve Section fixture.
The meeting actually never took place but was a phantom fixture organized by a betting syndicate.
Yet a gondola loaded with chilled, fresh tagliatelle and spaghetti is now a must-have fixture in any supermarket catering for the middle classes.
However, the fixture list has thrown up one fixture that is a potential tinderbox.
Teams claiming walkovers must put their case to the league within 6 days of the fixture date.
The park is famous for its race-meetings, the principal fixture being the Jubilee Handicap, established in 1887.
Any team wishing to postpone or rearrange a fixture must give the opposing team Captain 96 hours notice prior to the original fixture date.
The Amateurs now have to dig deep for their final fixture in order to stave off relegation.
Is a leading provides turnkey licensing a fixture on.
There are many different styles, and you can even find murals that fit around the light fixture on your ceiling.
However, smaller units may only be used to power a single fixture, such as a kitchen sink or bathroom shower.
This symbol indicates that a particular fixture meets specific criteria established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for efficient water usage.
Crowell is part of the entire lighting process, from the creation of a new fixture to its installation.
Pineapple House is also a familiar fixture on television, having been showcased on seven networks.
Before I knew it, I was tearing out walls, researching vintage wallpapers, and scouring eBay for just the right hardware and light fixture.
I've gotten brand new light fixtures (including the bathroom fixture pictured above) on eBay as well as new faucets, sinks, doorknobs, and a vintage medicine cabinet.
I chose to hide the worst of the damage to my ceiling by installing a large light fixture in place of the damaged panels.
Add a dramatic overhead fixture - Lighting is a relatively inexpensive way to change the look of a room.
A dramatic, eye-catching fixture will draw the eye up to the ceiling, creating an impression of a taller, larger space.
When using a different light fixture style in your bathroom keep continuity by using the same kind of finish.
You want your design to be consistent and flow from one area or fixture to the other.
However, before you go looking for a tin chandelier, it is helpful to know a little bit about the history behind this folk art, and what to look for when purchasing your lighting fixture.
Often the next best option is a new hand-made fixture crafted with Old World techniques.
Also be sure to include a fixture above the tub or shower.
Tracks are easy to install on ceilings when remodeling or re-decorating, as power can be pulled from an existing fixture.
Rooms with low ceilings are not generally good candidates for this type of fixture since there's always the risk of people bumping their heads.
Most living rooms contain an overhead lighting source, whether in the form of a single fixture at the center of the room, a light attachment to a fan, or recessed ceiling lighting.
So you may be feeling a little exhausted by the time you reach the island fixture.
If your kitchen is traditional in design, with heavy cabinetry and rich, granite counters choose a more traditional light fixture to complement.
Every detail must be selected from light fixture to roof shingle or tile choice.
Changing such an expensive fixture for the newer, flush-to-the-wall style wasn't frugal.
This fixture can give you much needed lighting in what is typically one of the darkest areas in your home.
Otherwise, the pendant chain becomes the focus instead of the light fixture.
This means that the wooden rods are a more permanent fixture in the home, typically ordered to fit a specific window frame.
Use the light fixture above and your tablecloth to add something unexpected.
Let in some light - Light colors and even illumination from an overhead fixture or nearby window gives your kitchen an instant facelift.
This means that no matter where the light fixture is grounded, it can be positioned to light up a number of areas, depending on how it is hung.
The specific process of hanging a chandelier is similar to installing any other kind of light fixture.
Conceived in 1999, Dora is a fixture on the Nickelodeon children's cable network.
Lindsay Lohan has been a fixture on the acting scene since she was just a small child.
This type of fixture is also mounted to the ceiling, but unlike the pendant and chandelier, ceiling fixtures are mounted directly to the ceiling and do not hang.
Everyone has lived in at least one place with a room in which a small ceiling-mounted fixture was required to light the whole room.
Flush mounts are a fundamental light fixture in many houses.
If you have a need for a ceiling fan, you might as well choose one with an attached light fixture.
Modern track lights are relatively easy to install, especially when remodeling rooms that already have a light box from a ceiling fixture.
Shea is from a wealthy family and is a fixture on Louisville's high society social scene.
When Audun Carlsen arrived for his second meeting with Boy George, he says that the former pop star, with the help of a larger accomplice, grabbed him and handcuffed him to a "fixture" in Boy George's bedroom.
If your venue has a chandelier that uses electric candle bulbs, check the light fixture carefully for burned out bulbs a day or two before your event, or ask the venue's coordinator to be sure the fixture is properly serviced.
Use the stud finder to locate the ceiling joists so you don't accidentally line a fixture up for installation in a spot where one is located because this can throw your entire installation off.
Don't make the mistake of buying inflexible loft bed plans that will result in a loft that will block a closet, cover a window or create safety concerns over the location of your ceiling fixture or fan.
If you've ever seen a ceiling fan that looks huge compared to the rest of the room, you'll understand the importance of proportion when selecting a light fixture, especially one that's as central to the design of a room as a chandelier.
While remote transformers provide a cleaner-looking fixture design, they are most commonly used in new construction jobs only as surface-mounted transformers are easier to install in a room that's already finished.
Whether you're looking for the latest in energy efficient lighting, or just want a recessed light fixture that offers choices in size and installation, Halo recessed lighting can fit the bill.