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What is an IP rating, what does this actually mean and why do I care when looking for an outside light?
IP is Ingress Protection, this classifies the degree of protection against solids and liquids in electrical enclosures. An IP rating basically tells customers how well protected the light fitting is against moisture and other foreign bodies such as dirt.
When buying light for your garden th...
The winners for Acquisition International's 2016 Business Excellence Awards have just been announced and JR Lighting have scooped the award for Best Lighting Company Northern Ireland.
The prestigious Business Excellence Awards were launched to highlight and celebrate the outstanding performance and results achieved by industry leaders throughout the UK.
The staff and...
The staff and management of JR Lighting are delighted to announce that they have won the much coveted’ Best Small Business Award ‘ at the recent Newry Chamber of Commerce awards ceremony.
The journey to this achievement began almost 40years ago, yet this is the first time the family run business JR Lighting has entered for the award. To win on the first attempt is remarkabl...
When choosing a lighting design in your home choosing which ceiling light fixture is one of the most important decisions to be made. Ceiling lights are a key component of the quality of light throughout your room, be it living room, dining room so it is important that it is functionally and decorative.
As ceiling lights are important to the feel of a room they can be quit...
Forget the stress of decorating trying to keep up with modern trends, the latest is old school.
The Golden era of interior design is retro/ vintage following the industrial lighting looks from the roaring 50's & 60's.
Old style vintage furniture are becoming popular again, the lighting indusrty has also embrassed that old school industrial look. The mix of styles in our Vintage collection...
Vintage lighting is making a big comeback. Basic designs and bare bulbs are very much in vogue as we capture the essence of the past.
New designs feature modern twists on original features with the use of rustic materials and tungsten bulbs. Interior designers and lighting specifiers are implimenting vintage lighting features into contemporary spaces, often bringing an industrial hand-...