Estelle Tate Lighting, 2018-09-17 11:52:03. The small size, long life and cool operation of the LED lends itself very well to boat lighting. Since they can operate for several years, run cool, and are very small in size, LEDs can be fully sealed or potted within a housing, making them impervious to water and air and thus extremely resistant to corrosion. Additionally, the solid state design of an LED navigation light makes it extremely durable. An LED equipped navigation light can withstand abuse and conditions that would normally make short work of an incandescent navigation light. Vibrations, pounding waves, rain squalls, and even minor impacts with docks will be shrugged off by quality made LED lights. About the best that can be expected from an incandescent nav light under those conditions is an expectation of servicing and replacement on a regular basis.
Sylvie Mcneil Lighting, 2018-09-17 14:05:30. CFLs (Compact Fluorescent) only use 20-25% of electricity used by incandescents, making them a popular energy efficient choice for homes and businesses. The fluorescent tubing of the lamps can be bent and folded into a variety of shapes. Double turn, triple turn, quadruple turn and spiral shaped bulbs are a standard form but the advent of bulbs such as the Plumen, the world's first designer energy saving light bulb which derives its name from the feathers of a bird and the unit of light, suggests new shapes will continue to appear. For most lamps electronic ballast is contained within the base of the lamp although separate operating ballast may be needed for different voltage operations.
Addilynn Fleming Lighting, 2018-09-17 10:13:55. The small size, long life and cool operation of the LED lends itself very well to boat lighting. Since they can operate for several years, run cool, and are very small in size, LEDs can be fully sealed or potted within a housing, making them impervious to water and air and thus extremely resistant to corrosion. Additionally, the solid state design of an LED navigation light makes it extremely durable. An LED equipped navigation light can withstand abuse and conditions that would normally make short work of an incandescent navigation light. Vibrations, pounding waves, rain squalls, and even minor impacts with docks will be shrugged off by quality made LED lights. About the best that can be expected from an incandescent nav light under those conditions is an expectation of servicing and replacement on a regular basis.
Ivanna Benton Lighting, 2018-09-21 04:58:18. In most rooms it is advisable to use multiple light sources in order to create the right feel. Interior designers often refer to these multiple sources as layers of light. These start with general ambient lighting, with task lighting andor accent lighting adding additional layers. Let's explain this in more detail. Ambient lighting is the general illumination of the space. Natural sunlight provides good ambient lighting during the day, but ceiling or wall lights are usually used for ambient lighting when the sunlight has faded.
Cali Montgomery Lighting, 2018-09-21 07:45:29. For businesses where lights are in continuous use all year round LED is an obvious lighting choice. Long life ensures maintenance costs are low and the initial cost of replacing lamps is offset by substantial energy savings during the lifetime of the bulb. A high profile example of this is John Lewis' decision in November 2012 to turn its back on ceramic metal halide lamps and install LEDs throughout its new Ipswich branch.
Nadia Henderson Lighting, 2018-09-20 10:28:47. Consider your lighting needs first. Not all of the flood lights in the market will offer you the benefits you are looking for. However, you can mix and match lighting fixtures to achieve the effect you want without cutting a huge chunk off your budget. Determine what sort of lighting fixture will work better in particular areas of your outdoor space. This will create depth in the area but will still work in offering more than adequate illumination. Make sure the placement of the fixture will really work for your existing outdoor decor or garden decor. You do not want to buy a flood light that has too much glare or it will detract the beauty of the garden at night. Just the right luminosity that will not compromise security and safety is imperative.
Addilynn Fleming Lighting, 2018-09-21 00:11:50. Light has intrigued man since the dawn of time. Without light, there is no color. In his quest for the control of light, man supplemented daylight with an array of artificial devices. What started out as tallow candles and gas lamps in the early centuries evolved into to a plethora of light sources powered by electricity, chemicals or combustion in the modern day. While the physical attributes of light fixtures contribute to the design of a space, the intangible aspects of the light they emit are more far reaching.
Cassandra Hamilton Lighting, 2018-09-21 09:53:40. Switching to LED lights is easy too. With less effort than it takes to remove, clean and repair a standard incandescent nav light, you can install an LED unit in its place. Companies like Magnalight offer LED navigation lights that require little more than screwing the unit into place and hooking up the wires to finish an installation. With a couple hours of effort, you can switch out all your navigation lights with LED units and reap several years' worth of almost maintenance free operation. It's no wonder then that LEDs are quickly making the incandescent navigation lights a thing of the past.
Sylvie Mcneil Lighting, 2018-09-21 10:14:34. Copper garden lights are a good way to complement a lighting layout that includes unique or artistic features such as statuary, fountains, wishing wells, and so forth. To keep the copper finish shiny and like new, you can protect it from the elements with a coat of clear lacquer. If however you want the copper to achieve a weathered, natural appearance, just leave it as is and let the forces of nature take its course. After some time exposed to the elements, the finish will eventually change into a blue-green "verdigris" sheen that has an elegant and vintage appeal.
Cali Montgomery Lighting, 2018-09-21 02:56:10. Walk Over Uplights to light up patios & walkways are a totally different product but are just the same, uplighting! They are installed flush with the ground and can be walked over, highlighting the usable floor area rather than giving a vast amount of light. As well as marking out space with light they are decorative and add an ambience to and outside social area. Backlights are much the same as uplights but smaller and placed from behind features to create interesting shadows. Downlights are really a practical rather than decorative lighting and usually designed to fix on walls and placed to give light to walkways, although they can be used to light up larger activity areas. Many are motion sensitive so just illuminate and area long enough to be able to see the way to tread. Motion sensitive lighting needs to be positioned with thought as placed near trees, the wavering branches can cause them to turn on or flicker. Path lights are usually a low-level lighting with a spreading light marking out pathways and guiding from one place to another. Path lights are available in an array of shapes, colours and sizes and usually come on spikes that can easily be pushed into the ground along side a pathway. If solar lights are used, which are ideal for this purpose, they can be installed in minutes, seconds even!
Estelle Tate Lighting, 2018-09-21 08:37:37. Lighting design is not just an art; it is a science as well. Dark corners and dimly lit rooms are aesthetically displeasing, and people will generally steer away from them. Poor lighting can also diminish the color and texture of a living area, actually making it look worse. Alternately, intense lighting can wash out the colors of a room, and direct lighting often overpowers delicate wall textures andor décor.
Ivanna Benton Lighting, 2018-09-21 05:01:38. LEDs are nothing like an incandescent light bulb. They have no glass bulb, there is no filament, and there is very little heat produced. This is because LEDs produce light in a wholly different manner. Rather than heat a filament like an incandescent bulb to produce light, which is by the way extremely inefficient, LEDs produce light through a process called electroluminescence. Rather than go into a long and drawn out technical explanation, it's enough to simply say that electrical power is fed through a small piece of semi-conducting material which then emits light energy. This process is extremely efficient, produces little heat, and is basically solid stated in operation, meaning there are no parts to simply burn up or wear out in a short period of time. At the most basic level, an LED is a diode, just like you'd find in a radio or your computer. They're efficient, compact, and powerful light sources that can operate for several years without fail.
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