If you want to decide on LED Strips for your home you need to think about some important factors. You need to think about the size, the number of LEDs inside a meter of the strip, the color, the versatility of the strip, Volts, the way of LEDs on the strip, IP rating and holding potential of it. Among these factors, you must consider the type and size of the LED most significantly. The holding capacity of strips is usually very low. If you want to buy LED strips for your home you shouldn’t choose heavy strip lights because these are for industrial use. IP rating is so essential for choosing the right strip for your need. If you want to install strip lights at wet locations, outdoors then your items needs to be partly or entirely water proof and In this case the IP rating is 68 for the strip.
LED Strip Lights have many positive aspects over different conventional lights. Like other LED lights, it uses less electrical power to produce more light. Normally it will use 7.2 watts power to generate more lights than other conventional lighting options. Because of different color option it can generate warm white, cool white and many more. It has a greater lifespan than conventional bulbs. Generally the lifespan of a Strip Light is up to 75,000 hours.
A strip light is more adaptable than normal lighting bulbs. These bulbs are also very long and thin. They are easy to set up than other bulbs so they can be used in below kitchen cabinets, shelves, bookcases and many more places. It has a self-adhesive supporting which allows installing it more easily. These lights are very safer to use than normal lighting bulbs because they generate less heat than conventional bulbs.
LED strips can be used in various places as a great lighting option. These are very useful as a lighting option because it can be cut to precisely the right length. If you are thinking about the lighting option for bookshelves and display shelves then LED strip lighting can solve all the lighting issues. It can be used for light each area with a warm shine. Strips of LED lights are also very beneficial for lighting curved nooks and areas. By using strips, it is easy to light individual and curved niches. With subtle LED strip lighting or color changing strips, you can light your Bar. As LED strip lighting is easy to set up, and you can use it for lighting desk locations or work spaces.
At Shadow Lighting we carry LED Tape lights from Liteline and GM Lighting who are both known for their outstanding quality. If you have any questions about usage please give us a call at 604-372-2400.