Creative Lighting Concepts
ForgARE HEAT SHIELDS NEEDED FOR LED DOWNLIGHTS?
6 June 2014
I think I have an answer to my question ... which probably indicates that I was asking the wrong question, although the part I quoted was relevant. If you get decent LED…
toddzillaDimmable push-button switches and multi-way switching
30 April 2014
i picked out my styles by playing with them at homebase in subiaco, have you been there. i am the type of person who likes to touch feel hold first and at least i know…
joyfulbuilderNeed advice re junction boxes for kitchen lighting
24 April 2014
I haven't looked at sparky quotes yet. These particular downlights plug into a power point - so the sparky will need to install power points coming out of the junction…
GoLightsLED light concealed under kitchen cabinet - what wattage??
17 February 2014
We have had 2 downlighting included in our build under our kitchen cabinets. However now thinking about it I was wondering if having an LED strip…
GoLightsLED downlights with dimmer dial question?
12 January 2014
The Sunny Ecostar is a great light. and very cost effective compared to the Brightgreens. The Bright greens are almost double the price, but in comparison, doesn't show a…
AlthomBuying lighting online- things to be aware of
10 January 2014
Be aware that not all "stainless steel" outdoor lights are in fact stainless steel. Check what the spec says they are made out of, should read 316, 304 or marine grade…
Dimmable Downlights Posthandover + Exterior Lights
As long as the lights you have installed are dimmable, then you shouldnt have a problem. If it is only 1x existing switch on the wall, you can buy a dimmer from any…
ARE HEAT SHIELDS NEEDED FOR LED DOWNLIGHTS?
LED downlights are designed to dissipate heat (if any) evenly through the attached or built in Heat Sink, and therefore do not pose a problem when positioned close to…
Pendant lights hanging from cord rather than rod
Hi guys, Some Pendants are very light in weight, and you may find they blow in the wind if its a high traffic area and exposed to windows and doors. You can try and…
Recessed feature niche - how to install lights
Hi, there are a couple of ways this can be done, and your builder would have a better idea, because he would have had to plan it prior to the construction. The first…
Need advice - Downlight choices with Porter Davis (PD)
Hi guys, Im an electrician by trade, and have sold hundreds of downlights to customers like yourselves looking to save on the installation of downlights. I would suggest…
Brightgreen D900 installation confusion
Hi, I would definitely not use a power board in the roof! its illegal, and not safe at all. I'm an electrician by trade, and can tell you from experience that it doesn't…
Need some help. What pendants would you put in our kitchen?
There are some great options there, but when it comes to a feature piece, you definitely need to focus on the word FEATURE. With those colours, I would suggest a vibrant…