Due to the changes in the lighting industry with the introduction of new light sources, equivalency information is as important as ever. Check back here as we update with new information about the technical side of lighting.

The American Lighting Association is a great resource for the changing industry. See their website, complete with the new efficiency requirements, here.

Curious about the myriad light bulbs available at any given time? The two following guides from Lumen source can help in your search for the right one!


Lighting Definitions!

There are many lighting definitions out there that most are either unfamiliar with or aren't sure what it means to them. Here are a few that are good to know when looking for new light sources in your home:

Lamp - Lumens & Watts - Color Temperature - Low Voltage - Footcandles - Candlepower - CRI (Color rending index)