Lighting + Lighting Design
Holman deck lights
So I'm just reading up on this ecosystem of lights.
I'm planning on putting deck lights along the outside edge of a large deck. Will need about 3 packs (18 lights) plus…
We have warm light throughout our house and it sort of makes are already dark stained floor more darker. We always wanted a lighter colourwd flooring but it turned…
Ceiling Fan Light
I guess if you had just the one light you could add task lighting. Ie desk light, bedside for reading, strip lights in cupboard etc. One thing I hated with the down lights…
I just installed the pendant for staircase but it look like quit small for the space.
Is it a good idea to change the shade bigger or buy something else?
LED lights in shower niches
Shower lighting can be a great way to enhance the ambiance and functionality of your bathroom. It is especially important when it comes to shower niches, as they often…
My decklight are not sitting properly on the holes and I requested the electrician to fix but he kept telling me it is becoz of stones.
(I have filled some sharp stones…
So I added some thick timber and spread the weight support to the top of the ijoists, and s rewed the frame into those with 10g x 75mm wood screws. It's all up now!
So still able to screw to joists with formply or cut holes for noggins?
Foyer Pendant Size?
Ideally something that doesn't come down too far, but far enough to be seen when you step inside. Maybe 3 to 3.5M?
Have a look at some display houses online, and see what…
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…
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…
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 11:47 pm
Kitchen LED downlights Help
If semi-open kitchens with pendant kitchen,you can use main lighting to serve as overall lighting, with special type lamps installed under the pendant kitchen using…
Hi Fozzy87, just wondering if you ended up using iZone and if you did, what is it like and what did it cost?