Lowe's Home Improvement

Wire Pendant Light

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Reminiscent of an old factory cage light, this chic-and-cheap pendant (about $21) combines a metal downspout strainer with a prefab light fixture.

Wire Pendant Light

Project Overview

Skill Level


Estimated Time

A few hours

Estimated Cost


Tools & Materials


  • Wire cutters
  • Work gloves


  • Brushed-nickel mini pendant, #268808
  • 3-in downspout strainer, #11565
  • Chandelier bulb

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Step 1

Wear work gloves to disassemble the top section of the downspout strainer. Cut and remove the flexible wire that tightens the top.

Step 2

Secure the downspout strainer between the porcelain piece and the base.

Step 3

Twist in a chandelier bulb. Play up the industrial look with an antique-style bulb.

Step 4

Wire Pendant Light
Wire Pendant Light

Follow the manufacturer’s directions to install the brushed-nickel-finish mini pendant. Hang two or three for more impact.