Lighting + Lighting Design
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…
tompabLed lights flickering (once an hour or so) - why? [UPDATE]
19 September 2013
Alright, so I have not had this fixed yet, but I have some updates. We have two sets of led lights on dimmers. Both sets has the same symptoms. Our bedrooms has ceiling…
SerialbuilderIncandescent & halogen downlights??
11 July 2013
Yes wee little downlights haha. Postage alone puts me off sending them back, it's cost a small fortune. It will be alright, will post photos as soon as they are up.
fozzyBrightgreen D900 old model or other brands new model
8 April 2013
What are the pros and cons of buying old stock of the previous model D900 (v1.0 compared to the current model v1.5) compared to buying the…
think_wiseLED downlights for raked/cathedral ceiling
8 April 2013
Make sure the Gimbal can match the pitch of your raked ceiling. Aggressive ceiling pitches can be too great for the light to still stay parallel with the floor.
LittleWingLighting resources for industrial/vintage/quirky styles
4 April 2013
You're welcome! Just had another browse of about space tonight. Oh my gosh I've got a wish list as long as my arm! Lol HD
conmarkHelp! Need some feedback on my electrical plan
2 April 2013
Any advice if I need to add more lights in the kitchen? I added 2x down-lights under the overhead cupboard. I am worried if I am would be getting enough light with the…
AlthomLED Globes in a Track Light?????????????????
29 March 2013
We've got a track light in our kitchen. You know the ones with mini spotlights on a bar. Currently fitted with 11W GU10 CFL's as that's what it came with. I'm looking to…
JemathonicalRail lights - replace halogen with GU10 LEDs
15 March 2013
There are lots of down lighters available in market which are adjustable, which means you can adjust their angle to direct the light in desired direction. Although the…
gregglesDecking Lights - tips for location & spacings?
28 February 2013
Hi All, Hoping to pick your brain with regards to decking lights. As part of a wider renovation job, we will end up with a rear deck approx 13m long (of varying width)…