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How do Dusk-to-Dawn Photocells Work?

As the push to cut energy usage continues, one method is to eliminate the use of light sources when they are not needed. To this end, most quality outdoor LED fixtures now come equipped with a factory-installed photocell which tells the fixture when it should operate. This is primarily used to turn exterior lights off at dawn and […]

Eiko DTD Dusk to Dawn LED Fixtures for Security Barn/Farm Lighting

Eiko Dusk to Dawn LED Fixture

Eiko Dusk-to-Dawn LED Fixtures provide unmatched value as a durable LED replacement solution for area and general security lighting. Often referred to as LED Barn Lights or LED Security Lighting, these fixtures replace traditional HID sources, resulting in up to 90% in energy savings. Instant-on with no warm-up unlike HID. Universal 120-277V photo cell provides […]

Premier Lighting Case Study: Improved Lighting for Senior Living

Customer Profile: Monarch Healthcare Management’s mission is to change the way short-term rehabilitation and long-term healthcare is delivered. Through a commitment to Innovative Care and 5-star Customer Service they strive to put residents, tenants and families first. Goal: Monarch management reached out to Premier Lighting to improve the lighting and appearance at their property, The […]

Premier Lighting Case Study: 8″ LED Recessed Cans Replacing CFLs

8" dimmable recessed cans

Goal: Victoria Village in Shoreview had some unique issues with their lighting. The hallways were dark when the atrium was not getting enough natural light and their indoor plants were dying off quickly. After some analysis from Bachman’s, it was determined that they were not getting enough light in the planters from the CFL BR30 […]

Kenall Indigo-Clean: Continuous Environmental Disinfection with LED Light

Watch Indigo-Clean lighting work

It is well known that healthcare facilities are reservoirs for pathogens to spread. Current environmental disinfection methods only stay active for certain periods of time. Attaining clean room status is generally a short-lived proposition, as harmful bacteria quickly repopulates the space. Can you believe that the best method for disinfection might be LED lighting? Kenall […]

The LED Tube Flicker Effect

T8 Electronic Ballast Flickering

Prior to the LED lighting transformation, the most common light source in the commercial market was the linear fluorescent lamp. The original linear fluorescent lamp was the T12 which operates on a magnetic ballast. In the early 1990’s the T8 lamp was invented which operates off an electronic ballast. The T8 lamp is much more […]

Premier Lighting Case Study: Replacing Parabolic Fixtures to LED Flat Panel

Customer Profile: For over 50 years quality builders have relied on Littfin’s to provide them with all of their engineered wood product needs. By using state-of-the-art technology in engineering software and manufacturing equipment, and employing the finest quality personnel, we have become one of the largest truss plants in the nation. Goal: Littfin Lumber was […]