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GU10 Bulbs

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How to Replace a GU10 Bulb

Insider Tips

July 26, 2018

How to Replace a GU10 Bulb

How to replace a GU10 bulb:
  1. Squeeze the clip (or use sucker provided) to release the bulb from the fitting*
  2. Turn bulb counter clockwise to ‘unhook’ from the power supply
  3. Twist new bulb clockwise into position
  4. Replace clip
*Where the bulb doesn’...

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Summer Garden

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The British Summer Garden Refresh

Industry News

July 26, 2018

  • Brits spend an average of £389 refreshing their garden for summer
  • Garden furniture tops the garden shopping list for 63%
  • Nottingham homeowners revealed as the biggest garden spenders
BRITISH homeowners are investing in their gardens and outdoor spaces as the heatwave continues, recent research rev...

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Install LED Strip Lights

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How to Install LED Strip Lights

Insider Tips

July 24, 2018

LED Strip Lights provide a flexible means of both indoor and outdoor illumination. Strips are typically up to 5m in length but may be cut at designated regular intervals. Chains of strips may be achieved given the correct power supply. The adhesive backing allows LED strips to be attached to all surface types.

How to Install LED Strip Light...

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LED Lighting

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Why LED?

Insider Tips

July 20, 2018

Why have LED bulbs become the popular choice of lighting in both domestic and industrial settings? The answer comes down to many factors, including lower costs over the lifetime of the bulb and environmental considerations. LEDs also come with standard bulb cap options, including Bayonet (BC) and Edison Screw Cap (ES).

Why Choose LED - Low ...

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Bulb cap types

Insider Tips

July 9, 2018

There are two main types of bulb cap: Bayonet Cap (BC) and Edison Screw Cap (EC). The cap is attached to the bulb, and acts as a bridge between the bulb and the power supply when connected to a light fitting. A less common type of cap called Pin and Push is also available.

Bulb Caps - What is the difference?

The history of bulb cap de...

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Indoor Farming

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Benefits of LED lighting in agriculture

Insider Tips, Trade

July 9, 2018

Farmers and other agricultural businesses are under increasing pressure. The demand for cheap produce in increasing numbers has resulted in farmers doing everything they can to reduce costs while increasing yields, and one of these cost-reduction methods is raising animals indoors. Keeping animals indoors gives farmers more control over how t...

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