Dimming LED lamps: the dos and don'ts

Dimming LED lamps: the dos and don'ts

Just because the word 'dimmable' is on the box, doesn't mean it will be a doddle to dim your retrofit LEDs. Here's how to avoid those rookie errors.

Three ways to light a kitchen diner

Three ways to light a kitchen diner

To get a kitchen diner right, you need to think about both function and appearance. Lux's technical editor Alan Tulla presents three ways of doing the lighting.

Three ways to light a footbridge

Three ways to light a footbridge

Pedestrians prefer bridges to tunnels, and they're cheaper to build. Lux's technical editor Alan Tulla considers footbridge lighting.

How not to do emergency lighting

How not to do emergency lighting

When there’s some kind of panic in your place of work – burnt toast, burst pipe, Godzilla attack – emergency lighting is pretty important. But it sometimes goes wrong.