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Keystone DX2 Single/Double-End LED T8 lamps now in 4′ 10.5W 15W 18.5W

Earlier in 2018 Keystone released DX2 Direct Drive LED T8 lamps that could be installed via double-ended or single-ended wiring. So if your existing sockets were in good shape, you could bypass the ballast and keep the existing double-ended wiring. Likewise, if you wanted to install a new socket and re-wire to one end, the […]

Premier Lighting Case Study: HID to LED Highbays with Motion Sensors

Customer Profile: St. Croix Valley Hardwoods has manufactured quality dimension components since 1986. They specialize in serving the needs of manufacturers in the Kitchen Cabinet, Furniture, and Window & Door industries, and offer parts in most hardwood species and Alder. Goal: St. Croix Valley Hardwoods was lighting their warehouse with several 400 watt metal halide fixtures. […]

What to Look for with an LED Lighting “Manufacturer”

LED has been the most disruptive technology in the history of electric lighting. With the advancement of LED, the lighting industry has been turned upside down. The traditional to market model was manufacturer to manufacturer rep to distributor to contractor and/or end user. Historically there were a few dominant lighting manufacturers, now there are hundreds […]

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 […]