Pro Guides

Visual Comfort @ London Hilton Curio Collection

A touch of luxury and glamour from the Visual Comfort lighting UK collection at 100 Queen’s Gate Hotel London, Curio Collection by Hilton. A useful case study.

Using Reflected Light in Interior Design

Learn how important reflected lighting is in interior design with tips & how to’s on the use of coffered lighting, shadow gaps and wall washing.

Adopting a New Position

Lighting design demands creativity, sensitivity to three dimensional space and a great knowledge of product. Join us to invest in your own lighting skills

Understand How a LED Downlighter Works

Downlighting is a fundamental lighting technique to master, so understanding how a downlight works is essential. An LED downlight’s component parts explained.

Lighting Design Shortcut: Our Key Questions to Get Ahead.

Grab a head start to your lighting design with our shortcut to the key questions we ask all clients when starting a new project. Learn from our experience.

How to Design a Lighting Scheme Without a Flat Ceiling

Following our guide to designing the lighting for interiors that are visually complicated, reveals that the intricacy of the build creates more opportunities.

Voice Activated Lighting Control: Where to Begin.

Smart lighting integration into interiors should be embraced but what impact does it have on your traditional lighting set up and choices? A designer’s guide.

Do Downlights Need To Be Fire Rated?

How are downlighters fire rated and when does a downlight need to be fire rated, quick briefing. Real case study where non fire rated downlights were disputed.

What is LED Lighting that Warms Up When Dimmed Down?

Before LED became the dominant lighting source, dimming low voltage lights warmed up when dimmed. Understand LED technology that mimics low voltage warm dimming

Enhance the Reds in Interiors: Understand R9 in LED Lighting

Do not assume LED lighting recreates perfect colouring in interiors. Learn how to enhance all colours that include RED by choosing lighting with high R9 values.

Video: Lighting Controls Explained

Do not be afraid of learning more about lighting controls. Easy intro into managing the integration of your lighting into the right controls solution.

Good Lighting Control Will Improve Your Interior Design & Income.

It’s time to propose better lighting controls. Learn from interviews with a designer & a controls specialist – embrace a revenue opportunity & better solution

Lighting Reflectance Explained within Interiors

A better understanding of Reflected Light in a space will greatly benefit every other choice made about the colour & type of surfaces & the type of light we use

Emergency Lighting Intro & Essentials

Keeping the occupants of an interior safe is a critical concern to all designers. A quick briefing on emergency lighting fundamentals for all designers.

Quick Guide to How Light Affects Our Body.

Anyone choosing lighting can now understand how light will directly affect the human body. Harness the power of red and blue coloured light in offices and homes

Hue and CRI as TM-30 takes over!

Perhaps the last vestige of the incandescent and fluorescent era is about to disappear and we all have to adapt […]