Jan 19, 15
We have posted many guides and FAQs for LED lights, but it’s difficult to cover everything in a single article. LEDs are more complicated than any previous lamp, and it can take a while to learn everything about them. Recently, I helped my Dad’s church move from the traditional incandescents their building had used for 100 years, to the LEDs in their new building. They had several questions, such as cost and lifespan, with more adding on even after everything was installed. So I’d like to pass these common questions, and their answers, on to you.
Dec 22, 14
As we ride further into the future, everything is getting the adjective smart added to it. We have smart watches, smart cars, smart houses, and smart alecks. And now we have smart lighting for our smart homes which we can control from our smart phones. The overuse of the term smarts almost as much as this pun. But what makes a smart light bulb, and what goes into the lighting within a smart home? The short answer is: Lots of wireless connectivity and energy efficiency. Let’s unpack the long answer.
Nov 12, 14
You pass them on your way to work, running errands or while riding along the freeway. Massive, colorful and clever, billboards are forms of advertisement meant to attract attention. Billboards are meant to be captivating enough to pull your eyes away from the road for a second, but not so eye catching that you swerve into another driver’s lane. Though traditional billboards are still popular, the move to digitally engineered LED billboards is seeing a steady increase.
Nov 10, 14
It’s finally time. After weeks of thinking it over, you’ve decided to switch from incandescent to LED lighting for your home. You want to save on your electric bills and get more out of your hard-earned paycheck, but even with newer and cheaper LEDs, they are still more expensive than incandescent bulbs. How can you be sure you’re getting the best in upgrade costs? I recently went through my own home and replaced all of the lights (minus the fridge light) with LEDs and it has been well worth it. Let’s take a look at where to start and how to finally make the switch to LED lighting.
Sep 24, 14
Imagine sitting in front of a plate of your favorite seafood meal; let’s say sauteed shrimp and crab with cream sauce over pasta. Sound good? Now imagine devouring every single scrumptious bite. Next, imagine never partaking in this meal again because it no longer exists.
It sounds a little farfetched, but this may be our reality in the not so far future. Unless you are a marine biologist or turtle enthusiast the importance of lighting technologies may not register. Our latest innovative lamp is certified by the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and aids in creating a less unsettling environment for nesting and hatching sea turtles. But why does this matter?