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  • We are now working with Tom Johnson - Lighting Designer
    September 23, 2020 Andrew Wilkinson

    We are now working with Tom Johnson - Lighting Designer

    With 25 years’ experience in the industry Tom was most recently employed as acting director for Lightwaves Ltd. During his tenure there he delivered countless projects, acting as head designer and overseeing supply, installation and commissioning. Sanford Lighting Design is...

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  • LED Strip Lighting - Making a statement
    September 20, 2020 Andrew Wilkinson

    LED Strip Lighting - Making a statement

    When one of our customers asked us to design the lighting for their recently purchased 200 year old iron framed warehouse loft space, it had to be something special. We decided on LED Strip Lighting at both Upper and Lower...

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  • Bathroom Zones
    August 27, 2020 Andrew Wilkinson

    Information on Zones & IP (ingress Protection) Ratings

    Electrical Products & Bathroom SafetyBathrooms are considered to be a 'special location' for electrical installations because they have an increased risk of electric shock for the users, due to the proximity of water.Electrical contractors make bathroom installations as safe as...

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  • Lighting Ergonomics
    June 30, 2020 Andrew Wilkinson

    Lighting Ergonomics

    What are some of the most common lighting problems? lems? Poor lighting can cause several problems such as: * insufficient light - not enough (too little) light for the need,* glare - too much light for the need,* improper contrast,*...

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  • WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN LUMINANCE AND ILLUMINANCE?
    June 30, 2020 Andrew Wilkinson

    WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN LUMINANCE AND ILLUMINANCE?

    If you ILLUMINATE an object and measured the amount of light being projected towards it by the light, that is ILLUMINANCE LUMINANCE is the amount of light reflected off the surface being ILLUMINATED! Knowing the difference between Luminance and Illuminance...

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