F.A.Q.

LED Technology & Advantages

What do the technical specifications mean?

There are many factors that determine the quality of a LED light. Knowing how to measure LED quality will help you choose the right products for your company. For a detailed explanation of each technical LED specification please click here.

What is LED technology?

What is the difference between traditional lighting and LED lighting?

There are many differences between traditional lighting and LED lighting. One of the most important ones is that the traditional lightings produce visible light with the help of filaments or gas, while the LED lights are chips that use diodes to illuminate. LED lights also do not heat up and they give off far more light per unit of electricity than any other traditional lighting source. They are therefore extremely efficient and durable.
More details about LED and its benefits over traditional lightings can be found here.

What are the advantages of LED lighting?

LED lighting has many advantages over traditional lightings. Not only is LED much more energy efficient and environmentally friendly, it also has a significantly longer lifespan, a versatile design flexibility, better dimming options and great money saving benefits. And it does not stop there, click here to discover the most important advantages and benefits LED can bring to your company.

LED & Your Company

How much can I save on a yearly basis if I install LED?

The initial costs of LED lights are higher, but so is the average ROI (return on investment). The longer lifespan and energy efficient character of LED lights ensure savings in energy and maintenance costs. LED lights consume up to 90% less power than other light sources, while lasting up to 25 times as long. Our high quality products have a 2-5 year warranty with an average ROI of 75%.

Contact one of our representatives or use our online savings-calculator to find out exactly how much your company could save.

How do I know which LED lights are best for my company?

Our team of technical specialists are experts in electrical work and would gladly consult you about the most suitable lighting. Simply contact us and together we will come up with the best solution for your company.

Is it possible to create a specific mood or focus with LED?

Yes, besides the fact that it is possible to have light in almost every colour or tone, LED lights are known to be more focused and to have better dimming options than any other lighting source. Thanks to these versatile design options LEDs are therefore particularly suitable for establishments such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, art galleries, museums, retail boutiques, supermarkets, hospitals and garages.

Do I need to change my entire lighting plan if I switch to LED?

No it is usually not necessary to change your entire lighting plan. Most LED lights can be installed in the same fittings of your current lights.
Due to the fact that high quality LED products produce more lumens per watt, it is likely that, with retrofit, you need fewer lights to get the same or even better results.

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How often do I need to replace the lights?

LED lights have a significantly longer lifespan than traditional lightings. Our quality LED products can last up to 60,000 hours (about 13-16 years if used daily for 10 hours per day) compared to 10,000 hours for fluorescent lights, 6,000 hours for compact fluorescents, 2,500 hours for halogens and 1,000 hours for incandescents.
Consult the product details on the website or packaging for the exact lifespan of your product.

Do all your lights work with every electrical system?

We can deliver most products with every base/cut-out desired and the majority of our lights have a voltage and frequency that work anywhere around the world (90-305V AC, 50/60Hz). However, for some of our models it is necessary to indicate the voltage and frequency when placing your order.

Are you able to produce lights with special requests/ Is it possible to order products that are not displayed on the website?

Yes, besides the products displayed on our website, we can produce lights with specific requirements. Please contact one of our representatives for more information.

How often do you add new products to your assortment?

Our product team works full-time on sourcing, testing and producing the best quality products in order to guarantee that our assortment is always up-to-date with the most innovative LED models. As soon as technology has advanced and new models have been designed we extensively test them on quality, and if they meet our quality standards we immediately add them to our assortment. In general this means that every 3 to 5 weeks we either add new products or update our existing models.

What is the minimum order?

For products that are part of our basic assortment we usually have no minimum order, while for special requests the minimum order depends on the type and specifications of the product. To find out what the minimum order for the product of your interest is, we kindly ask you to contact one of our representatives.

In which countries do you deliver?

Most of our clients are located in Europe and we deliver in Africa through our business partners. Upon request, we can however also organise deliveries to any other country worldwide.