LED light fixtures has gained tremendous popularity principally because of their fuel efficiency in terms of energy consumption and secondly, because of their proven durability. They can last up to ten times longer than those of their pre-led counterparts, like the incandescent and fluorescent bulbs.
Although LED light fixtures are more expensive than the traditional ones, they prove to be cost effective in the long run. LED lights are everywhere, relegating the incandescent fixtures to the background. Certain LED light fixtures are suited and designed for specific purposes like business sign illumination, backlighting, garden and landscape illumination, cove lighting and highlighting. Because of the varied uses of lighting, the market is flooded with all kinds of design, color and shapes to suit each and everyones particular needs. Your choice can only be limited by your budget.
To name just a few of these LED light fixtures, there is the high-powered led downlights, the flush mounted led ceiling lights, the led ceiling light trims and the ordinary LED light bulb which is easily mountable on any ceramic or heat resistant socket.
Aside from these, there is the so called puck lights, which can be used both indoors and outdoors for a small punch yet powerful illumination; the microstar, which is suited for rails and staircases, the led glow lights for accents, and the cabinet LED lights of different sizes.
Aside from homes and other building structures, the vehicle industry and all types of vehicles for land, sea and airspace heavily use LED light fixtures fully integrated with computer capabilities. Name anything that uses light, and majority of the market utilize the led technology. Because of their practicality, economy, and rising demand, designs of LED light fixtures are very updated, chic and out-of-the-box.
Rope Lights: the Most Popular of all the LED light Fixtures
Of all the LED lights in the market, nothing beats the snake lights commonly known as rope lights, because of its versatility likened to a rope: it can go around in corners, run the length of a ledge, placed on top of cabinets, frame a particular artwork, go under your bed, line your countertops, enliven your Christmas tree, illuminate the perimeter of your property, hung in trees and use it any manner you can possibly imagine. Rope lights are very flexible, and can be used indoors or outdoors. They can also be used as accents, to run and illuminate as well as decorate a glass display case. In theater marques, they are used to outline mounted posters and promotional materials, to achieve maximum visual effect.
LED light Fixtures as Used in Road Safety
LED light fixtures used for traffic include traffic lights and floodlights which illuminate the road. Since traffic lights run 24/7, economy in electric consumption is a must, and led technology answers this best. Even your early warning device can be accented by using led rope lights which you can outline all around it, sourcing the power from your car battery. You can also use led flashlights, which will come in handy in times of emergencies and disasters. Parking lights, low and high bay lights are also some of the most commonly used LED light fixtures for road safety.
Finding the right LED light fixtures to suit your needs can sometimes be very frustrating. You may find one that has excellent technical and safety features, but its design may be a big let-down, or vice versa. There are many factors to consider when you are buying LED light fixtures: first is the budget. Is the item within the budget you have set for it? Another is the priority or purpose: Will this provide me with the kind of lighting that I need? Shall I compromise safety over chicness of design? Will I have problems installing it? Do these have replaceable parts, just in case replacement proves to be too expensive? The criteria to be considered are myriads, like deciding on the right furniture for your new home.