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LED Replaces Halogen, and how the EU Ban on Halogen Lamps Affects You

LED Replaces Halogen, and how the EU Ban on Halogen Lamps Affects You

20/09/2018 admin

On the 1st of September 2018 the EU ban on halogen bulbs has come into full effect; after more...

Introducing Coastal Lights and Salt-Spray Tested Light Fittings at Sparks

Introducing Coastal Lights and Salt-Spray Tested Light Fittings at Sparks

21/08/2018 admin

To choose the right light fitting, you first need to know where you want to install it. Not all...

Tips for Improving your Indoor Air Quality and Reducing Pollution at Home

Tips for Improving your Indoor Air Quality and Reducing Pollution at Home

19/07/2018 admin

On the 21st of June this year there was the annual Clean Air Day, and the people at Global Action...

LED Dimmers are now Available in All your Favorite Plates and Finishes!

LED Dimmers are now Available in All your Favorite Plates and Finishes!

20/06/2018 admin

The constant development of the LED lighting technology pushes the dimming industry forward; it is...

Test-it Tuesday: Check your Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Alarms today!

Test-it Tuesday: Check your Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Alarms today!

24/04/2018 admin

Every Tuesday there's a great reminder hashtag via Twitter, which is #TestitTuesday. From the...

10 Outdoor Wall Lights at Sparks that You will Absolutely Love (as seen via Houzz)

10 Outdoor Wall Lights at Sparks that You will Absolutely Love (as seen via Houzz)

23/03/2018 admin

There are many wonderful outdoor wall light fittings that we have on our website - see them here -...

Six Simple Tips to Combat and Reduce Condensation at Home

Six Simple Tips to Combat and Reduce Condensation at Home

07/03/2018 admin

Due to the lack of adequate ventilation at home we all have condensation, and if we leave...

Quick Guide to Painting your Plaster or Ceramic Paintable Wall Lights

Quick Guide to Painting your Plaster or Ceramic Paintable Wall Lights

12/02/2018 admin

Do you fancy a different color for your wall lights? We at Sparks offer quite a lot of plaster...

2017 Christmas and New Year Opening Times at Sparks

2017 Christmas and New Year Opening Times at Sparks

18/12/2017 admin

We still can't believe it that we're right at the end of the year - where did 2017 go? Time...

We visited Lux Live 2017, so here are some Interesting LED Lights and Technologies

We visited Lux Live 2017, so here are some Interesting LED Lights and Technologies

28/11/2017 admin

Last week we went to the annual Lux Live, Lux Live 2017, one of the greatest lighting shows in...

Trimless Lights Guide: What Plastered-in Light Fitting do I Need?

Trimless Lights Guide: What Plastered-in Light Fitting do I Need?

18/10/2017 admin

A trimless light fitting is a plastered-in fitting, a light fitting that has "no trim" because it...

Four Astro Lights Bathroom Mirror Lights that Look Great in Your Bathroom

Four Astro Lights Bathroom Mirror Lights that Look Great in Your Bathroom

17/07/2017 admin

Astro Lighting - the company began in the basement of a house in Sevenoaks in London in 1997 - is...

Save Money, Save the Enviroment, and get Excellent Light with LED Lights

Save Money, Save the Enviroment, and get Excellent Light with LED Lights

26/05/2017 admin

If you're not convinced that the LED lights are the future of lighting (at least the near future)...

Are the Invisible Plastic Plates for Switches and Sockets really Transparent?

Are the Invisible Plastic Plates for Switches and Sockets really Transparent?

18/04/2017 admin

Most switches, sockets, dimmers, and other wiring devices come with a solid plate, which can be...

Can I Keep my Low Voltage Recessed Lights and yet use them with LED Lamps?

Can I Keep my Low Voltage Recessed Lights and yet use them with LED Lamps?

23/02/2017 admin

We get asked hundreds of questions concerning how to do more energy saving lighting, from, "Do I...

Here's one for your IdeaBooks: LED Bedroom and Living Room Wall Lights

Here's one for your IdeaBooks: LED Bedroom and Living Room Wall Lights

30/01/2017 admin

We have been writing on the blog regarding LED lamps ever since they were a novelty, and now the...

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