Which order should I do these two tasks:
- repaint ceiling
- replace downlights (licenced electrician will do this)
The downlights are recessed and the whole thing will be replaced (not just the bulb).
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In most cases you want to
If you do it this way, you can paint around the hole itself and then the fixture will hide it. Painting around fixtures is a pain, and you're making more work doing in in any other order.