How to Install Under Cabinet Lighting for a Brighter Kitchen: A Step-by-Step Guide

October 16, 2023

In this step-by-step guide, we will walk you through the process of installing under cabinet lighting for a brighter kitchen. We will primarily focus on the Govee RGBICW LED Strip Lights, highlighting their advantages, including year-round use, RGBIC technology, cozy warm white lights, a protective coating, and easy-to-use smart control. Let's get started!

Step 1: Gather the necessary tools and materials

Before beginning the installation, make sure you have all the required tools and materials. These may include a measuring tape, pencil, and the Govee RGBICW LED Strip Lights.

Step 2: Measure and plan the installation

Measure the length of the cabinets where you want to install the lighting. Plan the placement of the lighting strips, ensuring they are evenly spaced and aligned. Mark the positions with a pencil for reference.

Step 3: Prepare the cabinets and lighting strips

Clean the surface of the cabinets where the lighting strips will be attached. Ensure they are free from dust and grease. Unroll the Govee RGBICW LED Strip Lights.

Step 4: Install the lighting strips

Peel off the adhesive backing from the lighting strips and carefully attach them to the underside of the cabinets. Press firmly to ensure a secure bond. Repeat this step for all the marked positions.

Step 5: Connect the lighting strips and power source

Locate the power adapter included in the Govee RGBICW LED Strip Lights. Connect the adapter to the control box and plug it into a nearby power outlet. Then, connect the control box to the lighting strips using the provided connectors.

Step 6: Test and adjust the lighting

Turn on the power and test the lighting. Use the remote control or Govee Home App to adjust the brightness, color, and effects of the Govee RGBICW LED Strip Lights. Make any necessary adjustments to achieve your desired lighting ambiance.


Installing under cabinet lighting using the Govee RGBICW LED Strip Lights is a straightforward process that can significantly enhance the brightness and ambiance of your kitchen. These lights offer functionality and style as well as a library of functions. Follow this step-by-step guide to transform your kitchen into a well-lit and inviting space.