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Posted by falyn_eaden on February 13, 2017
If you are looking to convert to the LED technology available for your high bays but aren’t quite interested in replacing all your existing fixtures with new fixtures then a retrofit kit can work to your advantage. This is the most efficient way to upgrade your fixtures without replacing them in their entirety. Why Should I Convert? LED Shoebox Retrofit kits are: Environmentally friendly and do not contain any hazardous materials such as mercury. Easy to...
Posted by falyn_eaden on February 13, 2017
Don’t know what a corn bulb is? Check out this blog first and then come back. A good way to replace your current Metal Halide, High Pressure Sodium, and High Intensity Discharge bulbs is by retrofitting them with an LED corn bulb. Corn bulbs are energy efficient and a cinch to install. LED corn bulbs are one of the few ways you can retrofit your existing fixture. Be sure to visit our other blog to see what your other retrofitting options are. What makes the corn bulb so great is that you...
Posted by falyn_eaden on February 13, 2017
If you’re looking to find out exactly how convert your inefficient high bay lights to LEDs then you more than likely are already aware of the many benefits LED lighting technology offers. Although converting your high bay lights to LEDs can be accomplished three different ways, we only recommend a couple. You can: Install a comletely new fixture. (Retrofit Kit) Screw in the new lamp and rewire the fixture. (Ballast Bypass, Line Voltage, Direct Wire) As you may...
Posted by david_lu on January 11, 2017
Shunted, or non-shunted; that is the question: Whether ‘tis Nobler in the mind to suffer. The sockets and wirings of outrageous fixture, or to take arms against a sea of electricity... OMG, I just want to know if my linear fixtures have the right tombstone for my new LED tubes. LED Fluorescent Tube Replacement Guide We are not going to bored you with the philosophy of the socket, but we need to give you the basic perspective between the two sockets in three basic steps 1.    ...
Posted by david_lu on January 11, 2017
Are you looking to retrofit your aging T12 Fluorescent fixtures to LED tubes?  This buyer guide will help you navigate through the endless options of available LED tubes on the market. Most new T8 LED tubes are designed to also work with T12 linear fixture.  There are technically four options available to you, but only two options that you should honestly consider. Hybrid LED Tubes The Hybrid T8 LED Tubes are the newest, simplest and easiest tubes to choose from. To us,...
Posted by david_lu on January 11, 2017
Choosing the right T8 LED tubes to replace your current Fluorescent tubes can be a bit confusing.  As you navigate through the web, you read about ballast compatible, direct wire, and hybrid LED tubes. To make things even more confusing, you have to know if your linear fluorescent fixture is wired for single-end or dual-end, and if it is equipped with a shunted or un-shunted tombstone. Shunted versus Non-shunted Tombstone To simplify your decision making, we are going to break the T8...
Posted by david_lu on January 11, 2017
Are you in a position to replace your old fluorescent tubes (LFL,) and you are not sure if T8 LED tube is the right solution for you? Our HomElectrical BrightIdeas team has put this guide together to help you navigate through the many options. Why Should I Upgrade To LED Tube When Fluorescent Tubes Are Only $2 Each? Besides the obvious of up to 70% reduction in power consumption, they are 5 good reasons of why you should do it: More Efficient, More Reliable, More Consistence...
Posted by falyn_eaden on December 28, 2016
If you’re looking to keep customers cozy in your restaurant during the winter then it may be a good idea to explore some electric commercial heaters. These electric heaters can help provide a warm welcome for your guest to enjoy their meal. If you’re a restaurant owner with a patio you will definitely want to keep it open during the winter months if you can help it. There are also electric heating systems that can heat booths and bars with ease. And don’t forget about those chilly bathrooms. No...
Posted by falyn_eaden on December 20, 2016
A key priority for a hotel or motel is hospitality. What better way to show your guest a warm welcome, than to provide a warm atmosphere? With the proper electric heaters, you can do just that. HomElectrical has commercial heaters that provide solutions for heating the lobby, individual rooms, and bathrooms all alike. These electric heaters will efficiently keep your hotel guest warm and cozy. How Do I Heat the Bathroom? The worst feeling after taking a nice warm shower is...
Posted by falyn_eaden on October 19, 2016
What is a LED Corn Bulb? The LED Corn Bulb got its name because of its resemblance to an ear of corn. However, instead of corn kernels, the corn bulb is usually covered with individual led lights. These bulbs can be used for multiple applications and are available with a few different screw bases. These bases are as follows: E17 E26 E39 Why should I use LED corn bulbs? The LED corn bulb offers more energy efficiency for...

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