Glossary of Terms

Understanding the language of LED Lights Watts A Watt is the amount of energy used to operate a device. In this case, an LED light. When reading that a 7 watt LED light produces the same light output as a 50-watt incandescent light it refers to the amount of power that it takes to produce that light.…

True Colors – Understanding CRI

What is CRI and Why is it so Important? Have you ever left your house wearing a new jacket or sweater only to glance in a mirror at your destination and realize that it looks totally different? This can be very confusing. I think that most of us would put it down to the light…

LED Lights – A Designers Dream Tool

Design your Dream With LED Lights Can you think of any other technology that has had more of an impact on how we design and implement our dream space more than LED lights? LED Technology has Made Life Better for Designers LED Strip Light – there are so many applications that LED tape lights can…

Be Amazing with LED Screens

LED Screens – Evolution LED screens can change entire landscapes – the can bring the forest to the city, create waterfalls in hotel lobbies and let your imagination run wild with endless visual possibilities. No longer are they just used for advertisements in Times Square New York or along the Las Vegas Strip. As technology…

Tunable LED Lighting

Why Tunable Lighting? So what are tunable LED lights? They are the next step in the evolution of lighting technology. The picture above is of a timelapse of the Sun’s color temperature throughout the day. At different times during the day, the Sun goes through the white light spectrum. This is in line with our…

Dimming LED Lights

Can LED Lights Be Dimmed? This has been one of the greatest obstacles to LED light being fully adopted throughout the world. The reason is a lack of understanding and application of the proper dimming systems to compliment the LED lights. Yes LED lights can be dimmed, but you must check first that they are…

LED Lights FAQ

What and How of LED Lighting A quick search on https://answerthepublic.com shows that there are over 175 commonly asked questions relating to LED lights. The questions are grouped into commonly searched terms on online search engines such as Google https://www.google.com/ and Bing http://bing.com. These questions are presupposed with “are”, “why”, “without”, “what and so on.…

Advantages of LED Lights

5 Advantages of LED Lighting The little diode that has reshaped the world and how we think about light design and light control. Simply stated the LED (light-emitting diode) is an electric component that emits light when connected to direct current. It has a relatively short history but it has taken amazing strides. Early LEDs…

Fall Back With LED lights

Winter is Coming – Light ‘er Up As we head into the shorter evenings, you might be feeling many things. If you live in the Midwest, it might be a fear or anticipation of the long lights and cold days. Ice fishing and snowplows, salting the road and clearing the driveway. If you live in…

Atmosphere – What Is It and How It Can Affect Your Business

Stats On Atmosphere In the Hospitality Industry What is atmosphere? – how can you measure it, how can you get it and recreate it at will? Atmosphere can make or break a business, this is more than evident in the hospitality industry. When all things are equal ( price, location, service, and offerings) why is…