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Links – Lighting related sites

Below are links to other web sites that you may find useful:- EU Commission: Energy Saving Lightbulbs This website informs consumers, professionals...

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History of Lighting

Many ways of turning electricity into light have been developed over the two centuries since Sir Humphrey Davy (also the inventor of...

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LED Spotlights – All You Need to Know

Look inside any kitchen, bedroom, hallway or living room, and it’s highly likely that you’ll be presented with at least one –...

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What is a GU10 Spotlight Bulb?

The GU10 is the most common type of spotlight bulb found in most homes today. It is otherwise known as a PAR16...

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What is a Golf Ball Light Bulb?

Like their name suggests, golf ball light bulbs are small, round bulbs designed for use in more decorative fixtures, or where space...

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What is a Globe Light Bulb?

Not to be confused with GLS or golfball bulbs, globes are large, round light bulbs usually used in decorative fittings and in...

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

FAQs about LightBulbs Direct How are you able to offer such low prices? LightBulbs Direct uses a “direct only”, low overhead business...

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Energy Saving FAQ

Saving energy is good for the environment as well as your bank balance and, with modern lighting technology, is as easy as...

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Choosing Energy Saving Lightbulbs

Choosing an energy-saving lightbulb to replace your existing bulb has never been easier. Replace your power-hungry bulbs with our energy-saving Options. Choose...

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Fluorescent Starters

Fluorescent starters or glow starters are used to help fluorescent tubes and lamps ignite in the initial starting stage of their operation....

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