Unsupported video playback Ceiling medallions are great for camouflaging drywall imperfections around light fixtures. Learn how to install one yourself. the required materials ; Medallion cap; Construction adhesive; Painter’s tape; Install a ceiling medallion that covers imperfections and adds style to a home. Remove the light fixture Make sure the circuit board is powered off and the lighting unit is removed. If you are uncomfortable working with electricity, have an electrician do so. Convenient placement: Apply construction adhesive to the underside of the medallion, and align the hole in the center with the electrical box in the ceiling. Reconnect the light fixture: Use painter’s tape to hold the medallion to the ceiling while reconnecting the light fixture. Tightening Screws: Once done, the patch canopy will fasten securely to the ceiling, so you can remove painter’s tape and tighten the mounting screws. To finish it off, place a thin bead of weir around the medallion as it joins the ceiling. Now, you have an attractive ceiling addition that adds character to your home, while masking imperfections! Watch the video for more information! Further reading Previous article 3 Steps to Block Drafty Windows Next Article How to Keep Your Safety Goggles From Fog, Backed by his 40-year career in remodeling, Danny has worked as a home improvement expert on The Early Show and The Weather Channel for CBS for more Of a decade. His extensive practical experience and understanding of the industry make him the go-to source for all things home related – from advice on minor repairs, to complete remodeling, to helping homeowners prepare their homes for the harsh weather and seasons.