Welcome To directlight UK Lighting Experts

Lighting by Direct Light Welcome to the direct light lighting blog! We are very excited to introduce our brand new blog and hope that our customers, old and new alike, will find it a useful tool when choosing their lighting for whatever their function and desired effect. Types of Lighting Whether it be a simple […]

The History of Tiffany Lighting

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Tiffany Lighting Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933) The History of Tiffany Lighting Louis Comfort Tiffany, one of America’s most applauded artists and a pioneer of the Art Nouveau style, was born in New York in 1848 to Charles Lewis Tiffany, the founder of Tiffany & Co., the highly respected jewellery retailer. Louis C Tiffany made his […]

How to Clean Light Fittings

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How to Clean Light Fittings Maximising Visible Light Output Luminaires come with directions on how to fit them, but they very rarely contain instructions on how to clean lighting fittings and lamp shades. Surprising when the slow build up of dust and dirt accounts for a loss of one-third of light output before the dirt […]

Lighting Language

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Lighting Language I don’t know how you feel, but I have so much more confidence in making purchases and asking for advice when I have a bit of background knowledge. So in this post I hope to boost your confidence in purchasing your lighting needs with a basic run down on domestic lighting language. Luminaires […]