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Old 11-24-2015, 09:52 PM   #1
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Has anyone installed small led type lights in the valances/window frames?

I have always liked the look of extra soft lighting. I have seen different types where it is located in the window frame or behind the valance or even along the ceiling.

I am looking for idea's and material that people have used to update their motorhomes.


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Old 11-24-2015, 10:19 PM   #2
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Rope LED lights will work. My Country Coach has them. Not sure if they've been on from new, but they all still work...

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Old 11-25-2015, 07:14 AM   #3
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I've installed soft white LED strip lights along the ceiling/wall joint moldings, and also under the wall cabinets in the bedroom. And some decorative multi-color LED strip across the dash facing the windshield, just to have some fun lights visible from the outside.

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Old 11-25-2015, 07:34 AM   #4
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I've installed LED outside in the entertainment center and under the coach. I'm thinking about putting some inside..... I'm also looking at EL wire for that application. I bought some from E bay ( China) and it works and looks nice. Come in a multitude of colors and ha a very gentle glow to it.
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Old 11-25-2015, 07:56 AM   #5
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Just ordered some for under the valance and cupboards in the kitchen area and down the hall to the bathroom. Warm white.
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Old 11-25-2015, 08:23 AM   #6
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12 VDC peal the stick LED strip lights are pretty inexpensive on Amazon. About $2.50 a foot and really simple to install. You can get even fancier and add a controller to dim the lights for less than $5. I did my awning with water proof LEDs and a controller. Really nice to be able to turn off the lights from inside the coach or dim them down if I want.


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Old 11-26-2015, 11:21 AM   #7
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Our rig came with them and they still work.

Seldom use them.

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