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Dimming for Dummies – Your Complete Guide

Your Complete Guide to LED Dimming, Dimmers and Dimmable Light Bulbs. Understanding the dimming process can seem challenging and complicated at first,...

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Light Bulb Safety, Handling and Disposal

When a light bulb breaks, do you know how to properly dispose of it? Getting rid of old, broken bulbs is not...

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Glossary of Lighting Terms – A-Z of Lighting

Lighting can be an immensely tricky business, so to help make things a little easier, we’ve put together a glossary of all...

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The ultimate one-stop guide to choosing LED lighting

The rapid development of LED lighting means that there is now a huge variety of products available for consumers. Sorting through all...

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Beam Angles Explained

When it comes to selecting which beam angle you need there are certain things you need to consider: How far apart are...

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How to fit an LED tube

Firstly make sure that you have ordered the correct sized tube. This is a good rule of thumb for any lighting –...

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What do I do if I break a lamp?

Accidents happen. You may of heard that certain bulbs can contain toxic chemicals and while it is a small amount we’ve compiled...

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Lighting Acronyms and Abbreviations

AC: Alternating Current BC: Bayonet Cap CCT: Colour Correlated Temperature CD: Candela CRC Scheme: Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme CRI: Colour...

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IP Ratings Explained

The IP (Ingress Protection) rating of a bulb or fitting determines the level of protection against dust and water. The first digit...

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A Simple Guide To Dimming LEDs

Unfortunately, dimming LEDs is not quite as simple as dimming halogens unless of course you have the LIFX bulb which is easily...

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