LED Vs. CFL: Which Is More Energy Efficient?

December 17, 2018
For a long time, facility managers had only one choice when it came to lighting. By and large, standard incandescent ruled the market. Today, though, the situation is very different. The traditional light bulb has been phased out of most...

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LED outdoor lighting

Energy-Efficient LED Lighting Sourcing on the Rise

December 14, 2018
From residential homes to strip malls, this is the time of year for festive outdoor lighting, and the chances are good that the lighting you’re seeing is LED lighting. The trend toward choosing energy-efficient LED lighting was substantiated by a...

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Facility Managers Find LED Lighting Upgrades Attractive

December 5, 2018
LED lighting offers users significant energy savings, but for facility managers of older buildings making the switch to LED lighting often comes down to ROI.LED Lighting Upgrades are Popular with Facility ManagersFacility managers are taking greater notice of opportunities to increase...

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Light Bulb Shapes Guide

Light Bulb Shapes Guide

November 21, 2018
The names of light bulb shapes are denoted with a letter, which describes the shape, and a number, which indicates the size.The number associated with the shape indicates the diameter of the light bulb at its widest part in eighths...

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3-way bases

Light Bulb Bases Guide Part 3: 3-Way Base Light Bulbs

November 20, 2018
Related Links: Light Bulb Shapes Guide Light Bulb Bases Guide Part 1: Screw Base Light Bulbs Lighting Bases Guide Part 2: Pin Base Light Bulbs Lighting Bases Guide Part 3: 3-Way Base Light Bulbs  Lighting Bases Guide Part 4: Lock-Out...

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pin base light bulbs

Light Bulb Bases Guide Part 2: Pin Base Light Bulbs

November 13, 2018
Related Links: Light Bulb Shapes Guide Light Bulb Bases Guide Part 1: Screw Base Light Bulbs Lighting Bases Guide Part 2: Pin Base Light Bulbs Lighting Bases Guide Part 3: 3-Way Base Light Bulbs  Lighting Bases Guide Part 4: Lock-Out...

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Color Temperature

What Color Temperature is Right for My Restaurant?

November 9, 2018
For restaurateurs, there is no detail too small which is why lighting is such an important part of any restaurant. From the light fixture to the color temperature, lighting sets the mood and creates an atmosphere. Here’s what you need...

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