Downlights have been around for many years now and are still seen as a modern style of lighting, they are an elegant discreet lighting option that will compliment the style of most rooms. The fitting is recess mounted into your ceiling making them flush or semi flush with the surface. They offer a great alternative to the traditional central ceiling light fitting or can easily be installed as an addition light source. Downlights give a bright clear lighting effect that can be adjusted within some of the fittings and or via a dimmer switch. They are available with traditional style light bulbs and more recently in low energy versions as well as with the latest LEDs.
Choosing the correct type of Downlight for your individual installation can be confusing, but we are here to help and our fully trained staff are available to provide expert advice. With over 30 years experience in the industry we will be able to make you fully aware of all the options available to you regarding the different types of fitting available so that you can make an informed decision regarding your purchase. It is always advisable to seek advice from a qualified electrician before installing any lighting products and your local electrician would be apply to offer you further advice on your local building regulation requirements.
Low Energy and LED technology has now rivaled the brightness of halogen lamps in downlights whilst offering longer bulb life and savings on running costs. The LEDs do offer instant 100% light, where as some of the CFLs can take up to two minutes to achieve a Max 100% light output. With this in mind you may wish to consider upgrading your existing downlights by simple changing the bulbs to a CFL or LED module, again our sales staff will be able to assist you with the options available.