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Lighting Knowledge

Deepen your understanding about lighting and take back control. A deeper knowledge of lighting will empower you to design and choose lighting with confidence.

How Bright is 1000 Lumens? Your Lumens Brightness Guide

How bright is 1000 lumens? Understand brightness with our watts vs lumens guide & useful comparisons indoors, outdoors, for flashlights & other light products.

What is a PIR Sensor

A PIR sensor is often seen in lighting but why? Explore what PIR means, how it works, how to choose it and when you should use it within your lighting choices.

Why Do LED Lights Flicker?

Examining common causes of why do my led lights flicker with possible quick remedies to stop your LED lights flashing. DIY fixes with fault checklist to assist.

2700K vs 3000K : What’s the Difference?

Explaining what the difference between 2700K and 3000K in terms of color temperature. Which do you use in what situation?

Best LED Light Colors for Different Situations

Reference the best LED light colors to create the perfect mood for different situations around the home, with the best LED color to use in the important rooms

How Bright is 800 Lumens? Your Lumens Brightness Guide

How bright is 800 lumens? See our watts vs lumens guide & know where best to use this level in the home & in flashlight, bike lights and other products.

How Bright is 300 Lumens? Your Lumens Brightness Guide

How bright is 300 lumens? See our watts vs lumens guide with useful comparisons for uses in the home & descriptions for flashlight and other products.

How Bright is 200 Lumens? Your Lumens Brightness Guide

How bright is 200 lumens? See our watts vs lumens guide with useful comparisons for uses in the home & descriptions for flashlight and other products.

How Many Lumens Do I Need?

Getting just the right amount of light in a room is critical for success lighting, so calculate how many lumens you need to light your room with confidence.

8 Common Lighting Mistakes To Avoid 2022

Helping you discover all the common lighting mistakes to avoid. What shouldnt do do when lighting a room? How to properly light a room.

Using a Dimmable LED in a Touch Dimmer Lamp

Answering the question whether you an use a dimmable LED in a touch Dimmer Lamp. If so, how do you do it? What is a dimmer lamp?

How Many Lumens Do I Need For Outdoor Lighting?

Our easy guide to understanding how many lumens of light are required for common outdoor areas & what the lumen outputs are for their popular lighting choices

12v vs 24v Solar System: Which Is Better?

Helping you choose whether a 12v or 24v system is better for your home, space or appliance. What are the advantages and disadvantages of both?

How Much Lighting Do I Need For a Room? A Lighting Guide

Explaining how much lighting do I need for a room. How many lumens in a room? How to properly light a room with enough light.

Rocker Switch vs Toggle Switch: Which Should You Use?

Let us help you find the differences between rocker switch vs toggle switch. What are the advantages and disadvantages and which to choose?

How to Dim Your Bathroom Downlights. Choosing & Installation Guide.

Let us teach you how to dim your bathroom downlights. What are the benefits? Are they easy to install and how do you install dimmable lighting?

What is The Best Beam Angle For Downlights? Calculating Beam Angle.

Helping you discover what is the best beam angle for downlights. What are the different beam angles and what does beam angle even mean?

What Are The Different Types of Light Switches?

Explaining what are the different types of light switches for your home. What are the different switch styles? When would you use each switch?

What are Lumens?

Lumens are the primary measurement to accurately tell how bright your lighting source will be. Learn to expertly choose your lighting fixtures & bulbs.

How Many Lumens Is The Sun? How Bright Is The Sun?

Explaining how many lumens is the sun. How bright is the sun? What us a lumen and how bright is it?

How To Choose Pendant Lights: Tips & Tricks for Pendant Lighting

Pendant lights are a fantastic way to add light and style to your home. In this blog post, we will […]

How To Choose Entryway Lighting: Foyer Lights Buying Guide.

Explaining how to choose entryway/foyer lighting. What are the best lights for a entryway? What are the best bulbs? Let us help you!

How To Install Hardwired Under Cabinet Lighting

Want to find out how to choose & install hardwired under cabinet lighting? Why isn’t your under cabinet lighting working? Installation & Buying Guide.

How to Change a Light Bulb in a High Ceiling

To change a light bulb in a high ceiling can be difficult if you’re not equipped with the right tools. Helpful tips on how to change your light bulbs safely.

How to Get Good Makeup Lighting: Best Makeup Lighting

Want to know how to get good makeup lighting for your bathroom or bedroom? Explaining what is the best makeup lighting and colors and types.

How To Waterproof Outdoor Lights & Christmas Lighting.

Let us explain to you how to waterproof outdoor lights and how to install christmas lights outdoors safely and properly.

How To Connect Multiple LED Strip Lights: Your Installation Guide

Explaining how to connect multiple led strip lights. How to choose the right led strips, power supplies and how to connect to remote or no connectors.

How to Install Drop Ceiling Lighting Fixtures: Your Installation Guide.

Explaining how to install drop ceiling lighting fixtures including recessed & fluorescent as well as the best LED lighting fixtures for suspended ceilings.

What Are The Benefits Of Using Halogen Light Bulbs In Lighting Fixtures For Filming?

Are you wondering what are the benefits of using halogen light bulbs in lighting fixtures for filming? Tutorial on film lighting and halogen bulbs.

How To Hang a Chandelier Without Wiring: Your Installation Guide

Explaining step by step how to hang a chandelier without wiring as well as the best placecs to hang wireless light fixtures and how to install them.

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