Lighting + Lighting Design
Relocating thermostat above light switch
Should do, but turn the power off anyway when you are drilling/cutting in that area.
You should do significant research on that. Nest Thermostats are not available in…
Likely a stupid question but I can’t…
LED Downlights and Dimmers - My Experience
Hi all, my question is kind of related and didnt want to start another thread.
I am looking at lighting layout for our new build.
In the living and dining we would like…
Foyer Pendant Size?
I'm an having trouble working out the correct size pendant / chandalier for our foyer? It a double height ceiling (5.7m in total, 3m high ceilings ground floor,…
It seems to me that this device consumes a lot of power.
LED downlights 70mm vs 90mm
I love your idea for the living room. It would be nice to have a calmer and whiter light over the work surface and warmer over the lounge space. This is how I did it in my…
You have a similar façade to us. We did up/down lights on the posts, a downlight at the front door and a spotlight (same design as the up/down light) over the driveway. …
Pergola Lighting Ideas
First home owner here, fishing for outdoor lighting ideas.
We are getting our pergola done shortly, and look forward to many evenings sitting outdoors.
One thing I…
Xmas lights can damage Gutter Guards
Xmas lights look great, but in this article we discuss how they can actually damage your gutters. Of course this can be avoided by hanging them elsewhere.
Bathroom downlight over sink or bench
It will be, yes.
Ideally, there should be either light bar placed on the wall right above your mirror or a pair of vertical lights placed at the left and right sides of…
Staggered pendant lights
Hi all I’m wondering has anyone got staggered octo pendant lights over there island bench and would you have photos your happy to share ? Much appreciated
Car emergency Lead-Light
I have one of the above, that would be 20-30 years old, perhaps a bit more.
It hasnt seen much use.
I am mindful that whilst I am needing to use it (due to the lack…
Budget for lighting - post handover
I’m planning to get the builder to do standard batten lights/minimal downlights and a sparky to come in post handover to do the remainder for a 3x2. As such,…
Decent CRI B22/E27 Bulbs in 4000K?
We recently replaced our old downlights running at 4000K which provide a beautiful crisp light (Citizen LED chips). The rest of the house is running quite old…
Infrared patio heaters
Looking to fit one or two of these on our new build. 10 degree ceiling pitch, 2.7m ceiling height at fitment point.
Appreciate recommendations or otherwise.
What are these lights?
Not sure exactly what those lights are, but any number of smart lights can do that for you.
2700K is the old warm yellow 60W incandescent light colour. 3000K is light delivered by halogen incandescent bulbs which burn a bit whiter and hotter, and slightly more…
Solar Tube Installation
Can members point me in the right direction, please ?
I need a solar tube installed but who do i approach to get a quote ?
1) solar tube company
Jan 15, 2020 10:47 pm
Kitchen LED downlights Help
I've ordered that Panorama downlight as well because I too can't stand the strings hanging down. Ours will go above our 2.8m island bench but I won't have a dimmer attached.
RGBW or Tunable White Downlights
I want to be able to control RGB and Colour Temperature of light fittings from a Cbus eDLT Light Switch. Similar to LIFX and Philips Hue.
This can be done using…
Hi Fozzy87, just wondering if you ended up using iZone and if you did, what is it like and what did it cost?
Best kelvin and watts for our bedrooms?
Down lights are completely different in the way that they light a room compared with the fittings you previously mentioned.
For down lights you would probably be looking…
Regulatory compliance mark
There's a light fitting I really like, but it's only made and sold abroad. It's certified with CE and FCC, but there is no regulatory compliance mark (RCM).
Table Lamp Size
I think you can replace the table lamp with a . It has 3 shelves and 1 drawer, 2 -charging USB ports and 1 power…
Do these two posts unscrew?
I have been looking in the Sydney area and found these. Pretty sure they are Havit lighting, but I could be wrong. It's 30cm wide led. Comes in other sizes. This was in a…
LED around bed
Great post with a lot of information. Many many thanks for with us.