April, 2017

Home Automation


How to get started with home automation

Help Hub

April 20, 2017

Home automation can make your life more convenient and enjoyable by using technology to make everyday items in your home “smart”. However, the home automation market is highly fragmented with lots of vendors using different technology for different systems, many of them not compatible with each another. So where should you start with home ...

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IP Ratings and garden lights: Everything you need to know

Insider Tips

April 10, 2017

Outdoor garden lighting is more popular than ever due to the wide range of designs, uses and power sources - all made possible by LED technology being more versatile. Today we’re looking at IP ratings and how they are relevant to your garden lights. First the obvious question: “What is an IP rating?” IP stands for Ingress Protection and is us...

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Garden and Outdoor Lights


Six steps to stunning garden lighting (with examples)


April 11, 2017

Investing in garden lighting is a great opportunity to highlight its best features. While during daylight hours you can see everything, good and bad, in the evening the good can literally shine. Here are six steps to attractively lighting your garden this summer:

Step 1 – Remember that a little goes a long way

Only light your garde...

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The reaction to Philips Hue on social media


April 24, 2017

Philips Hue is a range of smart lighting products that truly makes your home lighting smart. Being able to change and programme colour and shade, and control it all from your phone and other devices, has really sparked the interest and creativity across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube users. Below are some of our favourites: [s...

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