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What IP Rating for Outside Lights

What IP Rating for Outside Lights

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...

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Vintage Lighting makes a comeback

Vintage Lighting makes a comeback

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-...

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