DIY galvanised pipe lighting designs
If you're a fan of industrial design, you will love these DIY galvanised pipe lighting designs. Inexpensive to make, you can create your own unique lamps or lights.
Make a modern, industrial style table lamp for your home using a few galvanised pipe fittings. You should be able to buy all the pieces you need from any supplier that stocks galvanised pipe fittings, and it will only take you about an hour tops to assemble. You will find instructions here to make the galvanised pipe table lamp shown above.
GOOD TO KNOW: There may be a difference between what's available locally. It's always better to research what flanges, fittings and pipes are available before you start your project. Click here to see local suppliers of galvanised pipe and fittings.
No fancy tools required for this project - everything can be assembled by hand.
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Use galvanised pipe and fittings to make a wall-mounted pipe lamp. If you prefer to finish off your lamp rather than leave as is, Rust-Oleum have a wide variety of spray paints in colour, metallic or hammered finish that can be easily applied. Find the full range of Rust-Oleum products at Builders Warehouse. Find instructions to make this wall-mounted galvanised pipe light fitting here.
When starting off your project, lay all the pieces out on a large surface, such as a floor, to get an idea of how these will fit together and how your light fitting will be wired up.
GOOD TO KNOW: Wiring has to be done safely and with no joined wires. If in any doubt, consult with an electrician as to the best way to wire up your galvanised pipe light fitting.
This galvanised pipe ceiling light adds an industrial element to a traditional kitchen. You can re-create your own galvanised pipe ceiling light using assorted fittings and pipes. Find instructions here to make this galvanised pipe ceiling light.