Category Archives: Lighting Tips

IESNA Light Distribution Types: What Do They Mean?

IES Distribution Types: All You Need to Know

  Light distribution: it’s an important factor that is often overlooked when we are selecting the proper LED fixture (especially for outdoors). In our industry, we obsess over wattage, efficacy, and colour temperature, but often forget to consider the way light is distributed from the fixture. Will the chosen luminaire adequately cover the area we are trying to illuminate based on the position it will […]

The Importance of Uniformity in Lighting

The Importance of Uniformity in Lighting - Premise LED

  Uniform lighting is important. When you perceive your environment and experience sudden breaks due to lighting level drops, then the lighting is not uniform—and non-uniform light makes it difficult for your end-users to navigate and perform tasks, no matter how powerful or energy efficient the fixtures are. Somewhat defeats the purpose of having lighting, doesn’t it?  […]

Is There a Perfect Color Temperature for Lighting Fixtures?

Is There A Perfect CCT For Light Fixtures

  What is the best color temperature for a light fixture? This is a common question that is raised whenever we showcase our products. We understand that business owners are always looking for ways to enhance their environment; whether it is for a restaurant looking to create the perfect ambience, a showroom wanting to make […]

Do Better Than a One-For-One Replacement with These Warehouse Retrofit Lighting Tips

Do Better Than a One For One Replacement

Illuminating a Warehouse: It’s Always a Challenge (Especially for a Retrofit) One of the most difficult spaces to design a lighting layout for is the warehouse. It looks like a simple, open area to light up at the onset. But once you take into consideration the big space, high ceilings, tall racking aisles, and the […]