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What are LED Strip Lights?

LED strip lights are a type of light that is made up of a sequence of LED’s set into a strip that is attached to the surface. LED lights are light emitting diodes, and are known for their extremely bright light as well as assorted colours of light you can get. LED lights are energy efficient and last for thousands of hours without the need to be replaced. LED strip lights are becoming an increasingly popular lighting option for various organizations and homes. This is becoming a more functional and innovative method of designing one’s home.

Benefits of LED Strip Lights

  • Flexible: LED strip lights are extremely flexible, allowing you to design and decorate any room the way you imagine. These lights allow you to simply switch from bright illumination to subtle illumination as you like.
  • Environmentally Friendly: Unlike fluorescent lighting, LED strip lights are extremely environmentally friendly. This is because they are completely free from chemicals that are toxic to environment. LED strip lights are able to be 100% recycled, resulting in a great carbon footprint reduction.
  • Longevity: Other than other forms of lighting, LED strip lights have many unmatchable properties, one property being longevity. These bulbs won’t ever need to get replaced as they are very dependable and durable. These LED’s operate with an average life expectancy of up to 100 000 hours, this sums up to continuous usage of around 11 years.
  • Adjustable: LED’s are known for being extremely versatile and adaptable, these LED strip lights can be cut to the precise length that is needed with a pair of scissors.
  • Hardwearing: LED strip lights, compared to other lighting sources, are the best durable lighting solutions. These lights are versatile in any type of environment and are able to withstand extreme weather conditions. LED strip lights are then used in commercial outdoors for illumination and decoration.

LED strip lights comes in various lengths and light outputs; standard, high and super high output. This means that you are able to choose a light output for specific applications. As far as lengths go, these lighting sources come in a variety of standard lengths that can be joined together to make longer. LED strip lights are also exceptionally easy to install, by attaching it to a clean, dry surface.

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Outdoor solar lighting

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