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The Easiest Ways to Save Energy as Suggested by Experts

Let’s be honest! Most of us don’t care about climate change. Yes, I said it. We haven’t met many polar bears until now and warmer weather is very welcome. Now you can plan a summer vacation for spring even in case you don’t want to fly south. Also who are all these people suffering from […]

5 Types Of Green Technology Changing The World

Our planet is changing with increasing rapidity, marked with the scorched footprint of human influence. Whilst global powers wrestle with the issue, we must look to technology for the answers – it is the only way we’ll be able to preserve the environment that we’ve come close to destabilising forever. Thankfully, there are so many […]

5 Energy Drainers You (Probably) Haven’t Considered

  Everywhere we look, modern tech surrounds us, wrapping us in a humming nest of convenience, warmth and fresh food. Nowhere is this truer than the home, where we expect to do what we like, when we like it. Yet energy bills are on the rise, and being cavalier about your consumption is bound to […]

How To Create An Ambience In Your Living Room

Interior design should combine style with a focus on comfort and functionality. Unless your home is ‘just so’, you won’t be able to relax, unwind and entertain as you should. As the social anchor of your home, your lounge in particular simply must make the right impression. A massive part of this appeal is down […]

A Closer Look At Curved LED Filament Lamps

A Closer Look At Curved LED Filament Lamps     Old-age appetites can come back to the fore of our tastes, sometimes when we least expect them. This, at least, has been the case of curved LED filament lamps, putting a modern spin on vintage designs that have surged back to popularity in recent years. […]

4 Eco Trends to Watch in 2017

4 Eco Trends To Watch In 2017   Time marches on; as climate change becomes an increasingly salient issue, every year counts for making the necessary changes to our energy consumption. Thankfully, people are switching on to the matter, and as we look ahead to 2017 there are plenty of eco-friendly solutions landing on our […]

How to Cut Out Obvious Energy Wastage

This is a guest post by Chris Burgess, head trainer at the Energy Institute on how to save energy. It was initially meant as a short contribution to my group interview on the easiest way to save energy but due to its depth I decided to use it as standalone post as well! I added […]

Understanding What You Use Energy for

This is a guest post by John Pooley, Energy Management & Sustainability Consultant on how to save energy. It was initially meant as a short contribution to my group interview on the easiest way to save energy but due to its depth I decided to use it as standalone post as well! I added some […]

Simple Energy Efficiency Measures in the Household

This is a guest post by Mark Hilton, Resource Efficiency Lead at Eunomia Research & Consulting on how to save energy. It was initially meant as a short contribution to my group interview on the easiest way to save energy but due to its depth I decided to use it as standalone post as well! […]

The Greenest Blogs from the UK

You probably know “green” blogs already. I’m not talking about the web design or WordPress theme either. I refer to the actual topics they cover.   Green Blogs Even if you don’t care about our planet and want to leave it on the next trip to Mars you probably have perused at least one green publication […]

The Rise Of Flexible LED Filament Lamps

Lighting The Way Forward: The Rise Of Flexible LED Filament Lamps What does nostalgia make you think of? It could be warmth, sepia, the comfort of friends and family clustered somewhere that’s etched on your brain. Our surroundings can determine the memories we end up treasuring forever, and lighting is just one of the ways […]

5 Simple Steps to Choosing the Best LED Downlight

HOW TO RECOGNISE A GOOD LED DOWNLIGHT 1. THE LED COLOUR TEMPERATURE MUST BE 2700K When buying LED Downlights for your home, you want the same warm, ambient feel you are used to getting from halogen and incandescent lamps. ‘Warm white’ sounds ideal – but it‘s just a description, and not a very accurate one. […]

How to quickly and easily switch to LED

Replacing your traditional halogen and incandescent lamps with LED can be a little tricky. In the old days you only had to worry about choosing wattage and fittings, but now you have to look for; Lumens, Colour Temperature, CRI, Beam Angle and the list goes on, making it a very confusing process. Don’t get disheartened, […]

You thought switching your 50w halogens to LED Spotlights was going to be easy didn’t you?

Who am i?  My name is Chris Stimson and i’m the founder of well-lit.co.uk – Before starting my company i spent nearly 10 years researching, learning about and working in the LED Lighting world.

The Cutest DIY LED Ideas for Your Home or Garden

To make a flat or house your home you need to make it cosy personalise it let it reflect your individualism. Otherwise it may end up looking like just another outpost of the global IKEA empire or its countless copycats. You can’t really buy a unique home interior unless you want to spend a whole […]

What colour temperature LED should you buy?

What do Lumens and Kelvin Ratings on Your LEDs Mean? If you’ve ever skimmed through the information on the packaging of an LED light, you’re bound to have come across the terms Kelvin and Lumen ratings. Now as confusing as these terms are, they’re really simple to understand. In a nutshell, Lumens indicate the brightness […]

The environmentally conscious Buyer’s Guide to LED Lights

If there’s one thing we love, its light – the kind that brighten up our offices and cheers up our homes. Personally, I don’t know anyone who likes to sit in the dark in their homes or work in their office without any lights on. That said, barely anyone knows the difference between good light […]

Doing things differently can be tough

FINALIST “ETHICAL PRODUCT OF THE DECADE” IN OBSERVER ETHICAL AWARDS 2015 Sat in the office one Friday afternoon in April, I was told there was someone on the phone from the Guardian newspaper. Confused, I took the call to discover that Well-Lit, out of thousands of companies, had reached the final 5 in the ‘Ethical […]

Some LEDs on sale in the UK could kill you !

Here at Well-Lit, we’ve been talking about and warning people about the dangers associated with cheap LED lamps sold in the UK since we started in this industry over 10 years ago. Unfortunately, our cautions often fall on deaf ears. Recently however, there have been multiple reports in the national press and by Trading Standards […]

Are LED Lamps too expensive?

Are LED Lamps too expensive? Over the years, we’ve all become accustomed to paying very little for Halogen and Incandescent lamps and some, for the awful Compact Fluorescent Lamps or CFLs. These others have always been sold quite cheaply thanks to misguided government subsidies, so we are bound to think that being asked to pay […]

Confused by LED Terminology?

When switching from traditional lamps to LEDs, it’s easy to become confused. There are so many options in the market and each one lists a bunch of information on its packaging. Information, you can’t seem to make head or tail of. Most people give up and just go for the option that fits their budget. […]

LED advice for resellers

WHY LIGHTING RESELLERS HAVE SWITCHED   “As an electrician, I’m regularly asked for LEDs by my customers. I know very little about them, and don‘t really want to change, as I see no need. My business partner disagrees. What are the pros and cons for us as resellers?”   Why are your customers asking for […]

Dreaming of a bright Christmas?

Ignore CRI and you could be in for a dull Christmas So you’ve been to buy this year’s enormous Christmas tree – or grabbed your trusty plastic version from the attic – and lovingly decorated it, wrapped tinsel around the bannister, popped your poinsettia on the coffee table and hung the stockings above the fireplace. […]

Set the colours of your home free

See how LED’s can bring out the true colours of objects in your home OUR LED BULBS LIGHT THE ROOM THE WAY YOU’RE ALREADY USED TO. CRI stands for Colour Rendering Index and every lamp, be it halogen, incandescent, CFL or LED has a CRI rating out of 100. The closer to 100 you go, […]

Why you need to ignore the term ‘warm white’

Today i went to visit a customer who lives locally to our offices in Yorkshire who’d found us on the Observers website. I’m going write more about the visit and the results at a later date, but the purpose of this article is to concentrate on one aspect that continues to really frustrate me as […]

Which? are leaving consumers in the dark about LED Lighting

How Which? is leaving consumers in the dark… Which? is a leading source of consumer information in the UK, helping people to make informed buying decisions with product reviews and guides. I was a subscriber for a number of years, and used their services to make decisions on significant items, from washing machines to a […]

5 Manipulative Tricks LED Retailers Use

There are many tricks LED retailers are using to convince you to buy their products, but here i list the main 5 which should help you avoid the unethical companies and buy from reputable companies with quality products and service. 1) Customer Reviews What ever you do, please do not take a companies own customer […]

5 Steps to Properly Replacing 50w Halogens with the Best GU10 LED bulb

Do You Know how to find the best GU10 LED Bulb to Replacing Your 50w Halogens ?   Buying spotlights for your home used to be so simple didn’t it? You knew they would be bright, you knew they were all dimmable and you knew the quality of light that they emitted would create a […]

Learn how to spot manipulated LED Discounts

Manipulated discounts are common in the LED Industry – Learn ow to spot dodgy LED discounts !   I was watching an episode of Watchdog recently, which included a segment by Oz Clarke on the special offers and huge discounts that saturate the supermarket wine market.  As I listened to what he was explaining, I […]

Beware when buying ebay led lamps

Beware When buying ebay led lamps    You honestly wouldn’t believe the amount of e-mails and calls we get from people who have bought Ebay LED lamps and ended up with terrible experiences.  Well to be honest, this comes as no surprise to us at all as, on the whole, these two selling platforms have […]