How do I remove a light bulb socket?

How do you remove a light fixture socket?

Safety First: How to Change a Light Socket Step By Step

  1. Choose the right replacement part. Examine your lamp for information about wattage and voltage allowances. …
  2. Disconnect the lamp. Unplug the lamp. …
  3. Remove the lamp hardware. …
  4. Loosen the light socket. …
  5. Disconnect the socket. …
  6. Remove the socket. …
  7. Attach the new socket.

How do you remove a broken lightbulb from the socket?

The tips of the needle nose pliers should be touching opposite sides of the base of the bulb. Hold the pliers open and turn them counter-clockwise and the base of the bulb should begin to unscrew. For added grip, you can wrap the tips of the pliers with electrical tape.

How do you get the white out of a light bulb?

Remove the white power coating on the inside of the bulb by adding a tablespoon of salt and swirling it around until the glass is no longer white. Wash the bulb with warm water and rinse with rubbing alcohol. Finally, fill the bulb with either moss, an air plant or water with a small plant, such as flowers.

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