Category Archives: Downlights

Downlights (part II) – starting from scratch

But how many? What if you don’t currently have any downlights – how many do you need to adequately light a room? Firstly, particularly in a room such as a kitchen, the location of cupboards, especially wall cupboards needs consideration; … Continue reading

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Downlights (part I) – just replace the bulbs?

One question that we are frequently asked is “How far apart should I put my low energy downlights?” (or, how many do I need for my room) and we are happy to give you a few pointers. Just replace the … Continue reading

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LED Dimmable Downlights – what’s the difference?

We have a couple of dimmable downlight kit options when you are looking for a recessed downlight for any room of your house. The main two options are the Elan dimmable downlights and GU10 dimmable downlight kits, both of white … Continue reading

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LED Spot Bulb Beam Angle Guide

Giving spot bulbs the 3rd degree Here’s our quick guide to spot bulb beam angles and why it might matter to you. ~38 degree Halogen spot bulbs such as GU10 and MR16 bulbs traditionally had a beam angle of approx … Continue reading

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60 degree GU10 LED bulbs

For when 36 degrees is too small but 120 degrees is just too wide and noticeable in your eye line, you may be looking for a 60 degree beam angle LED GU10 spot bulb – and they have just arrived! … Continue reading

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