LED Lighting Outshines Metal Halide

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] LED outshines Metal Halide When it comes to lumen output; all lumens are not distributed equally. If you compare the raw lumen output of metal halides with the lumen output of LED lighting fixtures, it often seems that LED fixtures come up short. Such comparisons, however, are inaccurate and misleading, as they fail… Continue reading LED Lighting Outshines Metal Halide

LED T8 & T12 Retrofit Applications

[vc_row][/vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] LED 4FT T8 Replacement Tubes There are 3 main types of LED T8 replacement tubes on the market. We’ll explore the various technologies and  pro’s and con’s to give you a good base understanding to navigate the retrofit market place. 1.Direct Replacement Direct Replacement LED Tubes such as the Philips Instantfit LED Tubes… Continue reading LED T8 & T12 Retrofit Applications

Lighting Terminology

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″]“A” TYPE LAMP Designation of a light bulb’s shape; standard residential incandescent lamps (the type most people use in their homes) are “A” style lamps. ACCENT LIGHTING (a.k.a. Directional Light) Light directed to emphasize a particular object or draw attention to a part of the field of view. ALTERNATING CURRENT (AC) Current that changes… Continue reading Lighting Terminology