Tuesday, 1 December 2020 | Graham
What PIR's for Outdoor Lighting
Passive Infrared Motion Detector or PIR for short can be used for a number of reasons, obviously here we are looking for them to trigger a light or lights around a property. Although they are also used as motion detectors in security systems. We look at ways they can be used...
3 CommentsFriday, 30 October 2020 | Graham
Your bathroom can be a busy place, with the family all rushing to school and work, but at other times it can be a place of sanctuary so the way you light your bathroom needs to take this into account.
Thursday, 1 October 2020 | Graham
If you have a good sized reception or living room, you may want to add an interesting talking point - a quirky chandelier perhaps? See these amazing and unusual design that will set your friends talking...
Sunday, 1 March 2020 | Graham
IP Ratings IP20, IP44, IP66 What should You Use.
Light fittings are often given an IP rating, so you can easily select if that light is suitable for use in a given area and use. What do they mean, and what can be used where?
Here is a brief explanation to help you.
Saturday, 1 September 2018 | Graham
DARKER NIGHTS NEED OUTDOOR LIGHTS - TIME TO CHECK OR REPLACE YOUR OUTSIDE LIGHTS
Outdoor lighting can work as part of your design in the day and at night light your way... see how to choose your outside lights
Thursday, 1 March 2018 | Graham
If you are lucky enough to actually have a seaside cottage you will understand the importance of the colours and feel that make it such a relaxing place to be. So if you want to re-create this in a design theme away from the coast then you need to look at incorporating the colours of the seas, sky and sand into that room or rooms.
Wednesday, 17 January 2018 | Karen
Choosing lights for the kitchen is every bit as important as choosing the cupboards and worksurfaces, kitchen lighting should be seen as part of the overall design and you should consider the following points before completing the project
Tuesday, 31 October 2017 | Karen
The entrance hallway in your home: it is the first part of your home that visitors will see, it is a place of change where the outside world is invited into your home. Let's start with what not to do ....
Monday, 24 April 2017 | Graham
When you are setting about redesigning a room or even the whole house, start with the style you are trying to create.
Monday, 13 February 2017 | Graham
Industrial look and Urban style buildings can look a little bland, with brick or concrete walls the space can be a little too utilitarian for some, so why not think about adding some colour into the mix? The design does not have to be compromised as you can add industrial or factory style lighting to the walls, but instead of black why not go for a colour?