There is a lot to know about LED lighting, and all of it can be quite overwhelming. But our resource library is here to help you out and provide the detailed information you need, from the underlying technology, advantages over alternative lighting options, and many other considerations.
When it comes to creative design, we have resources to help spark your creativity. Spending just a few minutes to read about rope light basics and taking the time to consider your requirements will enable you to make smart purchasing decisions.
You’ll find articles organized into clear-cut categories: Buying Guides, Lighting Information, and Lighting Tips & Projects.
LED lighting systems can be pricier than traditional incandescent lights when it comes to upfront costs. Are they worth it? You’ll find many lighting experts who will tell you “yes,” but don’t just take their word for it. Read “LED Return on Investment
” and “Get Your Money’s Worth
” to learn how to perform simple calculations based on your specific information to see exactly what your dollar savings will be. Once you’ve realized exactly how much money you can save at your home or business with an LED accent lighting installation, read about Rope Light Basics
to learn about the technology and get a primer on basic considerations when purchasing rope lights. Other articles will give you additional guidelines and instructions for working with LED lights to ensure a streamlined and successful project.
Those who wish to delve deeper into the technology behind LED rope lights and other accent lights will appreciate articles about color temperature, LED technology and UL ratings. You’ll learn about the high efficiency, durability, longevity, enhanced safety and versatility of LED lights. There are also concise explanations about light source color temperatures, digital multiplex (DMX) lighting, LED rope light bulb orientation and comparisons of different surface mounted device (SMD) LEDs. Knowing all the lingo of the trade empowers consumers, designers, and contractors at all levels.
Lighting Tips & Projects
Time to be creative! In this section, there are instructional articles to help you get the most from your LED rope lights, neon light, and tape lights, from design ideas for decks, balconies, kitchens, under-cabinet lighting, and architectural lighting. You’ll also find many helpful tips for installing rope lights, from creating Waterfall Lighting to designing a system for Lighting Crown Molding. Whether you’re modernizing a kitchen with Kickplate Lighting or modernizing a man cave, you’ll find inspirational lighting projects — and the expert know-how to get the job done right.