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7 Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing LED Lighting

There is lot of difference in buying a LED lighting and normal incandescent bulb due to their different technologies and performance. A simple device with tungsten filament that gives the same type of time every time you use it is known as an incandescent light whereas the system used in LED lighting is more complicated. 

Some facts about LED lighting include the phosphorus coating done in the tube of LED light which helps in determining the color of its light. Different amount of phosphorus coating in the LED tube can provide different shades to its light. Moreover the quality of light produced by a LED light also depends upon it’s the quality of its manufacturing. The life of a LED lighting can be shortened dramatically if its fixture is not able to pull out the heat produced effectively. 

 7 Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing LED Lighting

Though this information is enough for you while choosing LED lighting for your home or office but still people in Singapore commit several mistakes in this regard. Some of the mistakes committed by Singaporeans are stated hereunder for your reference.

Unplanned selection of LED lighting: Unplanned selection of LED lighting is one of the mistakes people usually commit while buying them. They should buy these lightings as per the need of the location where they have to be used. A popular saying planning is the real way to success’ also proves true while buying LED lights for your home of office. You may need to buy fixtures and other accessories while buying these lights. So you should not avoid planning before buying LED lighting as it may also affect your budget. 

Non-consideration of budget: Some people in Singapore ignore to consider their budget while buying LED lighting for their home of office. In fact quality LED lights that provide quality light and last for longer time are not inexpensive due to their high quality. Moreover you may also have to spend for the installation of these lightings alongwith some accessories and fixtures that may cost your additionally. So you should never ignore your budget restrains while buying LED lighting.

Improper installation of LED lighting: While installing the LED lighting one of the most common mistakes committed by Singaporeans is their improper installation. You should install them at proper location so that you can get appropriate lighting where needed.  

Improper choice of color of the LED lighting: The color selection of LED lighting is another one of the main mistakes committed by people while choosing them as it affects the appearance of the objects at that place. You should consider the color rendering index displayed on the package of the LED light to know about the color of light produced by it. The range of this index varies from 1 to 100 but the suitable index number for LED lights for home or office is 80-90.  

Improper choice of LED Lighting: People usually choose improper LED lighting for any location. They may deploy LED light of 20w to light up a photo frame in the pass way where LED of 4w can be appropriate. The wrong selection of LED lighting can not only increase your spendings but also your consumption of electric power. 

Use of improper fixtures: Manufacturers of LED lighting claim their life for more than 50,000 hours but that is possible only if proper fixture that can consume the heat produced by them is used for its installation. Normally people consider that LED lighting does not emit any heat but this misconception can reduce the life of their LED lighting. They should choose proper fixtures for their lighting to enjoy its benefits for longer time.

Choice of improper beam angle: Beam angle of LED lighting is one of its very important features which help in getting proper visibility even by using low watt LED light. Choice of improper beam angle is one the mistakes usually committed by people while buying LED lighting. These lights are normally used for 120 degree beam angles for spot lights or down lights which affects the visibility of the objects under its light. 60 degree beam angle is appropriate for you if the height of your ceiling is 2.5 to 3.5 meters. 

So you should avoid all these mistakes while choosing LED lighting for your home or office to get the best results.
 

 
 
 
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