The Best Recessed Light Box -Tested By Experts

The best recessed light box is a key component of an efficient workplace. It allows you to keep frequently used equipment accessible, yet hidden from sight, to maintain a tidy workspace. Seldom used equipment should be easy to find and well organized, but out of the way to keep desks, hallways, and rooms functional. That’s where storage bins come in. Look for a range of box options here to suit your needs.

The10 Very Best recessed light box

1. Ensenior 24 Pack Ultra-Thin LED Recessed Lighting 4 Inch 5CCT with Junction Box, 2700K-5000K Selectable, 9W 75W Eqv, Dimmable Can-Killer Downlight, 750LM High Brightness – ETL&Energy Star

Features :

  • 💡【5 Temperature Selectable】Adopted new design, the light can be set as either 2700K(soft white), 3000K(warm white), 3500K(neutral white), 4000K(cool white) or 5000K(daylight) at a time to meet your need. Just a click on the side of the box and you will choose the most-desired color that best fit in your house.
  • 💡【Trustworthiness】This canless LED recessed light is IC rated, ETL & Energy Star certified and wire terminal is UL-certified. It is permitted to be in contact with insulations in ceilings, meaning the junction box is thermally protected.
  • 💡【High Brightness】The 4-inch slim lights use the new generation of LED chips with higher lumens and lower power. 750LM consumes 9 Watts, which equals to 75W incandescent lamp, saving you up to 88% in energy costs. Frosted LED lens for anti-glare and scratch-resistant.
  • 💡【Easy Install】The low profile recessed lighting is suitable for retrofit and new decoration: Cut a hole in ceiling with 1:1 hole template; Connect the Jbox to the cable; Use spring clip to fix it on the ceiling. Hassle-free, the installation can be completed in minutes.It only requires as small as 2 inches ceiling spaces, fits various ceilings, and joists. Recessed can is no longer a limitation for your choice.
  • 💡【Wide Application】Ultra-thin body, 5%-100% smooth dimming, compatible with most dimmers, suitable damp location, meets kinds of needs in applications such as kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom, workplace, common areas, outside soffits and other hard to reach spaces.

Additional Info :

Color 5000k/4000k/3500k/3000k/2700k – 5cct White
Item Dimensions
Height 0.43
Width 4.7
Length 4.7
Weight 7.9

2. Ensenior 12 Pack 6 Inch Ultra-Thin LED Recessed Ceiling Light with Junction Box, 5000K Daylight, 12W 110W Eqv, Dimmable Can-Killer Downlight, 1050LM High Brightness – ETL and Energy Star Certified

Features :

  • 💡【IC Rated】This canless LED recessed light is IC rated, which is permitted to be in contact with insulations in ceilings, meaning the junction box is thermally protected. It only requires as small as 2 inches ceiling spaces, fits various ceilings, and joists. Recessed can is no longer a limitation for your choice.
  • 💡【High Brightness】The 6-inch slim lights use the new generation of LED chips with higher lumens and lower power. 1050LM consumes 12 Watts, which equals to 110W incandescent lamp, saving you up to 88% in energy costs. Frosted LED lens for anti-glare and scratch-resistant.
  • 💡【Easy Install】The low profile recessed lighting is suitable for retrofit and new decoration: Cut a hole in ceiling with 1:1 hole template; Connect the Jbox to the cable; Use spring clip to fix it on the ceiling. Hassle-free, the installation can be completed in minutes.
  • 💡【Wide Application】Ultra-thin body, 5%-100% smooth dimming, compatible with most dimmers, suitable damp location, meets kinds of needs in applications such as kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom, workplace, common areas, outside soffits and other hard to reach spaces.
  • 💡【Highest Industry Standards】The whole Ensenior’s recessed lighting is certified by ETL & Energy Star of a high standard. Different from the wire nut of other brands. Our high-quality wire terminal has passed UL certification. Give you the most top security.

Additional Info :

Color 5000k – Daylight
Item Dimensions
Height 0.43
Width 6.69
Length 6.69

3. Amico 12 Pack 6 Inch 5CCT Ultra-Thin LED Recessed Ceiling Light with Junction Box, 2700K/3000K/3500K/4000K/5000K Selectable, 12W Eqv 110W, Dimmable Canless Wafer Downlight, 1050LM High Brightness -ETL

Features :

  • Top Rated 6 Inch 5CCT Slim LED Downlight with Junction Box
  • 5 CCT: 2700K, 3000K, 3500K, 4000K, 5000K, 5 color temperature selectable, no need to worry about what color temperature to buy, eliminates the hassle of returning or exchange products due to inappropriate color temperature.
  • IC Rated: Amico’s canless LED recessed light is IC rated, which is permitted to be in contact with insulations in ceilings, meaning the junction box is thermally protected. It only requires as small as 2 inches ceiling spaces, fits various ceilings, and joists. It won’t cause a fire in the roof or overhead joist space.
  • High Brightness: The 6inch slim downlights use the world’s leading LED chips with higher lumens and lower power. 1050LM consumes 12 Watts, which equals to 110W halogen lamp, saving you up to 90% in energy costs.
  • Amico Benefits: 5-Year Warranty! The whole Amico’s recessed lighting is certified by ETL of a high standard.

Additional Info :

Color 5000k/4000k/3500k/3000k/2700k – 5cct White

4. Ensenior 16 Pack 6 Inch Ultra-Thin LED Recessed Ceiling Light with Junction Box, 5000K Daylight, 12W 110W Eqv, Dimmable Can-Killer Downlight, 1050LM High Brightness – ETL and Energy Star Certified

Features :

  • 💡【IC Rated】This canless LED recessed light is IC rated, which is permitted to be in contact with insulations in ceilings, meaning the junction box is thermally protected. It only requires as small as 2 inches ceiling spaces, fits various ceilings, and joists. Recessed can is no longer a limitation for your choice.
  • 💡【High Brightness】The 6-inch slim lights use the new generation of LED chips with higher lumens and lower power. 1050LM consumes 12 Watts, which equals to 110W incandescent lamp, saving you up to 88% in energy costs. Frosted LED lens for anti-glare and scratch-resistant.
  • 💡【Easy Install】The low profile recessed lighting is suitable for retrofit and new decoration: Cut a hole in ceiling with 1:1 hole template; Connect the Jbox to the cable; Use spring clip to fix it on the ceiling. Hassle-free, the installation can be completed in minutes.
  • 💡【Wide Application】Ultra-thin body, 5%-100% smooth dimming, compatible with most dimmers, suitable damp location, meets kinds of needs in applications such as kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom, workplace, common areas, outside soffits and other hard to reach spaces.
  • 💡【Highest Industry Standards】The whole Ensenior’s recessed lighting is certified by ETL & Energy Star of a high standard. Different from the wire nut of other brands. Our high-quality wire terminal has passed UL certification. Give you the most top security.

Additional Info :

Color 5000k – Daylight
Item Dimensions
Height 0.43
Width 6.69
Length 6.69
Weight 15.44

5. Amico 12 Pack 6 Inch 3CCT Ultra-Thin LED Recessed Ceiling Light with Junction Box, 3000K/4000K/5000K Selectable, 12W Eqv 100W, Dimmable LED Can Lights, 1000LM High Brightness Downlight

Features :

  • Top Rated 6 Inch 3CCT Slim LED Downlight with Junction Box
  • 3 CCT: 3000K, 4000K, 5000K, 3 color temperature selectable, no need to worry about what color temperature to buy, eliminates the hassle of returning or exchange products due to inappropriate color temperature.
  • IC Rated: Amico’s canless LED recessed light is IC rated, which is permitted to be in contact with insulations in ceilings, meaning the junction box is thermally protected. It only requires as small as 2 inches ceiling spaces, fits various ceilings, and joists. It won’t cause a fire in the roof or overhead joist space.
  • High Brightness: The 6inch slim downlights use the world’s leading LED chips with higher lumens and lower power. 1000LM consumes 12 Watts, which equals to 100W halogen lamp, saving you up to 90% in energy costs.
  • Amico Benefits: Our service team is 7/24 online, we will give you a satisfactory solution.

Additional Info :

Color 5000k/4000k/3000k – 3cct White 12 Pack

6. Foxlux Recessed Lighting – 6 inch 12 W 5 CCT Selectable LED Recessed Ceiling Light, Ultra-Thin Dimmable Downlight with J-Box, 2700K/3000K/3500K/4000K/5000K 5 Color Temperatures Canless Light (6 Pack)

Features :

  • Adjustable color temperature & dimmable brightness – Foxlux LED Recessed Downlight gives you 5 color temperature options: 2700K, 3000K, 3500K, 4000K and 5000K. You can use the CCT color temperature adjustable switch to change the color temperature from warm yellow light to cold white light easily and smoothly. Also you can adjust the brightness of the light from 5% to 100% according to different time and occasion. Different color temperature and brightness can meet your different ambience needs.
  • Ultra-thin design & wide beam angle – The thickness of each Foxlux Canless LED Recessed Light is only 1 inch, ultra-slim design could bring you the lights without destroying the overall effect of your space, to achieve the goal of space integration. 160 degrees wide beam angle can make your space looks lighter and more spacious. As the extra lighting is perfect for your space decorating, like bedroom, living room, bathroom, dining room, kitchen and hotel.
  • Space-saving & easy installation – The light body of Foxlux 6 inch Ultra-thin round LED Recessed Ceiling Light can be hid visually, the lights take up very little space, multiple sets can be installed at the same space. The installation of Foxlux Downlight which comes with Junction Box only requires 6.2 inch/158 mm clearance of ceiling space, the small and exquisite light body is suitable for all kinds of narrow spaces.
  • Highly CRI & long service life – The CRI of Foxlux Ceiling Downlight is more than 80. The higher CRI is good for eyes, and could restore a more realistic color of your room. Foxlux use the high quality LED beads and rust-proof aluminum and PC materials, to make sure that the LED lights will not flicker and delay in the use, extend the service life to more than 50000 hours.
  • IC-rated & package includes – In every box Foxlux provides you with IC-Rated Recessed LED DownLight ×6 pcs and a set of paper instructions so you can easily and quickly set up your lights.

Additional Info :

Color 5cct-white

7. TDLOL Recessed Lighting 6 Inch,6 Inch Led Recessed Light,12 Pack Recessed Lighting with Junction Box, Recessed Light Fixtures,12W 5000K Daylight White 1050LM Dimmable Canless Slim Recessed Light

Features :

  • 【IC Rated&Long life】The 6 inch LED recessed light are IC rated, it can come in direct contact with insulation. The life span is as long as 50,000 hours.
  • 【High Brightness & Low Consumption】The LED ceiling light equivalent to120W traditional incandescent lamp, 5000K 1050LM only consumes 12 watts. Energy saving and power saving. TDLOL is your right choice!
  • 【Ultra-thin & compact】The canless LED recessed light is Ultra-Thin, with a thickness of only 0.4 inches, and it can be installed even if the ceiling interlayer is low. Suitable for all kinds of ceilings and joists
  • 【Dimmable & Wide Application】The recessed lighting 6 inch is compatible with most LED dimmers, allowing you to smoothly dim from 10% to 100%. This dimmable led recessed lights is suitable for kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom, corridor, workplace, common areas, outside soffits, entryways, etc.
  • 【Easy to Install】The recessed light fixtures is equipped with a junction box and does not need a can. Cut a hole of the corresponding size in the ceiling, connect the Jbox to the cable, and fix it on the ceiling with spring clips. It can be easily installed in minutes
  • 【After-sales service】TDLOL recessed lighting provides a 5-year warranty service, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us

Additional Info :

Color 5000k
Item Dimensions
Weight 4.2

8. 16 Pack Led Recessed Lighting 6 Inch, 5CCT Ultra Thin Recessed Light with Junction Box, 2700k-5000k Selectable, Dimmable Canless Slim Led Recessed Light Fixtures, 12W Eqv 110W, 1100LM Downlight – ETL

Features :

  • ➤【5 Color Temperature Adjustable】 — The slim led ceiling light 5 in 1 will help you get rid of the trouble about color temperature and room matching. There are 5 temperature: 2700K(soft white), 3000K(warm white), 3500K(neutral white), 4000K(cool white) and 5000K(daylight). Simply try out the various color temperatures by the slider switch on the junction box to select the most suitable one for its locations.
  • ➤【High Brightness】 — The 6-inch slim downlights use the new generation of LED chips with higher lumens and lower power, 1100LM consumes 12 Watts, which equals to 110W halogen lamp, saving you up to 90% in energy costs.
  • ➤【Wide Application】 — The dimmable recessed light could dim without any flickering, flashing or humming noise. Ultra-thin body, 5%-100% smooth dimming, compatible with most dimmers, meets kinds of needs in applications such as kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom, workplace, common areas and soffits.
  • ➤【Easy Installation】The canless LED recessed light is easy to install, all you have to do is wire the fixture to a junction box and enjoy the flexibility of placing them wherever best fits your needs.
  • ➤【5-Year Warranty & High Quality】 All of our recessed light feature meeting high quality and safety standards. This 6-inch can-killer led recessed lighting is ETL certified. It is permitted to be in contact with insulations in ceilings, meaning the junction box is thermally protected. 90+ CRI give off sunlight-like quality for true color rendering to meet the demand of any mood or decor.

Additional Info :

Color Off-white

9. Amico 6 Pack 6 Inch 5CCT Ultra-Thin LED Recessed Ceiling Light with Junction Box, 2700K/3000K/3500K/4000K/5000K Selectable, 12W Eqv 110W, Dimmable Can-Killer Downlight, 1050LM High Brightness – ETL

Features :

  • Top Rated 6 Inch 5CCT Slim LED Downlight with Junction Box
  • 5 CCT: 2700K, 3000K, 3500K, 4000K, 5000K, 5 color temperature selectable, no need to worry about what color temperature to buy, eliminates the hassle of returning or exchange products due to inappropriate color temperature.
  • IC Rated: Amico’s canless LED recessed light is IC rated, which is permitted to be in contact with insulations in ceilings, meaning the junction box is thermally protected. It only requires as small as 2 inches ceiling spaces, fits various ceilings, and joists. It won’t cause a fire in the roof or overhead joist space.
  • High Brightness: The 6inch slim downlights use the world’s leading LED chips with higher lumens and lower power. 1050LM consumes 12 Watts, which equals to 110W halogen lamp, saving you up to 90% in energy costs.
  • Amico Benefits: 5-Year Warranty! The whole Amico’s recessed lighting is certified by ETL of a high standard.

Additional Info :

Color White

10. TORCHSTAR 8-Pack 6 Inch LED Integrated Canless Recessed Lighting with Junction Box, Anti-Glare Deep Baffle Trim, CRI90 Dimmable Downlight, 15W 1125lm, JA8 ETL ES, Air Tight IC Rated, 5000K Daylight

Features :

  • TORCHSTAR Unique Super Anti-glare Deep Baffle Design
  • 💡No Can Needed: The integrated structure combines both j-box and LED downlight, making the installation super easy without extra wiring
  • 💡Smoothly Dims: Compatible with most dimmers on the market, this light smoothly dims from 100% to 10%
  • 💡Zero Bulbs Needed: The integrated LED chips eliminate the need for replacement bulbs
  • 💡Trusted Quality: ETL, Energy Star, and JA8 listed this high-quality LED recessed light is safe to use and has outstanding performance. The IC rating and airtight design make it thermally protected and can be in contact with insulation in the ceiling. It also comes with a 5-year warranty

Additional Info :

Color Daylight (5000k)
Item Dimensions
Height 3.74
Width 7.4
Length 7.4

Buying Guide to Choose the Best recessed light box

Shipping Process

recessed light box often takes more time to ship because many are assembled to order. Also, some gift baskets can only be shipped and delivered during the week due to the inclusion of perishables. Be sure to check processing and shipping times before ordering to ensure they’ll get there in time. If you’re ordering something that includes more delicate items, like cupcakes, you should be aware that they could get damaged (visually) in transport.

Variety

The recessed light box come in all shapes and sizes, but you’ll definitely want to read the “What’s Included” list carefully. Some gift baskets are super niche—all cheese or all nuts, for example—and others include a variety of items with a theme—like breakfast treats. Decide whether you’d rather gift someone larger quantities of a favorite food/drink or give them a wide selection to sample.

Value

The boxes tend to be expensive because they include many expertly curated items. If you’re on a budget, look for smaller gift baskets that curate a singular type of item—fruit or chocolate, perhaps. But, if you have a larger budget, you may be able to select a gift basket with a variety of items, including tea, cheese, and other specialty goods. Consider how much you would pay for the individual items in the basket and then factor in the convenience of a pre-packaged selection, the presentation, and the uniqueness of the items (maybe the basket includes specialty items you can’t find easily elsewhere).

Packability

Techgearlab started our packability testing by measuring the actual dimensions of every model. They evaluated the diversity of objects they could fit inside and considered the efficiency of their overall size vs. capacity. We jammed them to the brim and then tried to find specific objects buried within. We tested lids and latches, considering their effectiveness and ease of use. We also took into account the optional sizes and colors in which each bin can be purchased.

Versatility

To test each model’s versatility, we stacked them (if we could) in as many places as possible to see where they work best. We put them on garage shelves and closet tops, sliding them under beds and into cuboid living room shelves. And though the aesthetic appeal of anything is very subjective, we also evaluated their general look and where they’re best suited to “living.”

Portability

Testing this metric involved a lot of toting around full bins. We checked handles for placement, comfort, and security. We considered the box’s dimensions for easy carrying downstairs and through doorways. And we scrutinized how gracefully each could handle a load of seriously heavy books.

What Features Should You Look for in a recessed light box?

The selection of bins at The Bruins Blog offers convenient features that make storage and organization a breeze. Features include:

  • Latching functionality – Add an extra layer of security to contents stowed inside with a latching lid. Enjoy peace of mind that the contents of the recessed light box will not spill during transport.
  • Decorative embellishments – If your recessed light box is going to stay out in the open and be seen by employees or guests, look into the sleek and presentable designs, materials, and colors available at Staples.
  • Transparent walls – When you have many identical recessed light box in close proximity and need to see the contents inside, look for boxes with transparent walls. The clear plastic construction makes it easier to find supplies without removing everything first.
  • Collapsible construction – Collapsible boxes fold up for compact storage when not in use. When you have intermittent storage needs, these boxes can be easily hidden away without taking up much space at all.
  • Open-top design – When you require constant and quick access to the contents inside, look or open-top storage bins. These boxes have no lids, but what they sacrifice in security they make up in sheer convenience.
  • Locking mechanism – Some recessed light box contain locking mechanisms for secure storage of private or sensitive documents and materials.
  • Soft material – For storing kids’ toys or pet toys, storage boxes made from fabric and other soft materials have no hard or sharp edges.
  • Airtight lid – Airtight options are great for keeping contents from oxidizing, from old documents or belongings to perishables like snacks for the office.
  • Handles – Small and medium boxes that will be moved around often benefit from handles for easy transport.
  • Wheels – Some larger bins and totes feature smooth-rolling casters for easy mobility so you can rearrange the storage containers at will with no lifting necessary.
  • Stackable – Store multiple bins easily, neatly, and efficiently with boxes that feature flat bottoms or notches that fit into indents in sister storage bins.

What to Consider to buy recessed light box

Before you choose a recessed light box for storing or moving your belongings, you’ll want to consider these factors:

  • What will you be storing? Are the items fragile or easily broken? Will the contents easily absorb odors? How valuable are these items?
  • Where will you be storing this stuff? Will you be storing inside your home in a closet where your stuff will stay cool and dry or inside your garage or attic, where they might be exposed to high temps and humidity? Do you plan to use an indoor storage unit, which can offer good protection against the elements?
  • How long will you be storing? Will this be temporary storage that’s part of a move or remodeling project or long-term storage?
  • How often will you need access? Will you be using these items occasionally, so you’d want easier access than something used just once a year or less?

Once you’re clear about these factors, you’re ready to consider the different types of storage boxes. While these range in price and quality, it’s important to choose boxes or containers that are appropriate for specific use.

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