Oh, the ceiling light we love to hate, the flush mount fixture that only a contractor could love. The good news is that these builders' delights are very easy to makeover because when you unscrew the center, um, nipple, the glass slides right off, and you're left with a threaded rod you can attach almost anything to. Here's a truly inspiring makeover we love. You'll never guess what it's made of!
Renters don't get a lot of leeway when it comes to the details that make a home feel updated and modern, like countertops, appliances and light fixtures. There's not much you can do to change most of it, but there are a few easy and inexpensive landlord-friendly fixes for ugly ceiling-mounted light fixtures.