Choosing the Right Color Temperature for Your Project

Choosing the Right Color Temperature for Your Project

Good lighting does always mean achieving the highest lumens per watt. While energy savings are important, an unattractive light quality or color temperature will negate the benefits of energy efficiency. A brighter LED source with a bluer white will typically use less...
7 Reasons to Upgrade From T12 Fluorescents to T8 LEDs

7 Reasons to Upgrade From T12 Fluorescents to T8 LEDs

Today, many property managers are asking themselves the same question: Should I swap out my flickering and buzzing fluorescent fixtures with more fluorescents or take the leap and upgrade to T8 LEDs? If the question sounds biased, it is. Fluorescent lighting is on its...
Flickering LED Lights: A Complete Troubleshooting Guide

Flickering LED Lights: A Complete Troubleshooting Guide

LEDs have come to the forefront of the market in recent years; investing in LEDs not only saves you a lot of money, but dramatically reduces the hassle of relamping and replacing units. With fluorescents gradually being replaced by LEDs, you may have thought the days...
Should I Choose LED Troffers and Flat Panels or Fluorescent Troffers to Illuminate My Location?

Should I Choose LED Troffers and Flat Panels or Fluorescent Troffers to Illuminate My Location?

Wikipedia defines a troffer as “a rectangular light fixture that fits into modular, dropped ceiling grid (i.e., 2′ by 2′ or 2′ by 4′).” Troffer fixtures have typically been designed to accommodate standard fluorescent lamps (T12, T8, or T5),...

The Most Diverse LED Luminaire to Date: Access Fixtures Introduces FormaLED Series

Access Fixtures recently put out a press release on their new FormaLED series a versatile, energy efficient LED area light. The FormaLED can be used with different mounting options and are suited for area lighting, flood lighting and wall pack lighting. These fixtures...