LEDs, Horticulture and Tomatoes

Not only are LED lights used in night lighting, art lighting, porch and outdoor lighting, they are also being used in horticulture. Yes, horticulture. With LED lights, the benefits are so numerous that companies are seeing what other uses LEDs may have. Dutch researchers, for example, believe that growing tomatoes may produce more vitamin C… Read more »

To the Light Bulb Victor Goes the Spoils

In the last post, we discussed LIGHTFAIR® International. The conference helps to guide the lighting industry, “light the path” so to speak, as we head into the future. The future, it seems, has already been decided; there is a winner in the light bulb wars. For the past few years, fluorescent, halogen and LED bulbs… Read more »

What is LIGHTFAIR® International?

The lighting industry changes on a day-to-day basis. It is always evolving into something better and more efficient. As lighting professionals, it is important for us to follow trends and keep track of all the innovations and advancements that are occurring. It is an industry very concerned with lighting the future, and doing it in… Read more »

Do the LED Evolution: LEDs and City Planning

Like everything else, “lights” evolve too. Since Edison, we have come a long way in lighting the world and our lives. LED lights are the future. Incandescent bulbs are outdated fossils. Not only are they costly, they need constant repair and replacement. LED lighting, especially landscape lighting, last longer, burn cleaner and simply provide light… Read more »

Innovative Lighting Choices Designed to Enhance the Look of Your Home

Different types of lighting used in innovative ways offer unique benefits, depending on their placement around the home and how they are installed. Below we detail the types of lighting offered at Illuminations USA, and the best ways to use them to enhance the overall beauty of your home. Architectural Lighting – The structure of… Read more »

Notice Anything New?

In case you haven’t already noticed, the Illuminations USA website has been under a little bit of construction for some time now, and we’ve recently unveiled our new look. Now while we’ve kept our look mostly the same, there’s one major change that we’ve made that we’re sure you all will appreciate. Within this whole… Read more »

Safely Transforming Your Outdoor Pool Area into an Entertainment Oasis

  Beautiful lighting can transform any outdoor area into a private oasis. In fact, many homeowners are now turning their outdoor spaces into additional living spaces, used for relaxation and sharing time with family and friends.  So a few extra lights here and there are becoming increasingly necessary. One of the simplest ways to accomplish… Read more »

Why LED?

  In every project that we take on as a company, we are proud to say that we are using LED lights. For those of you who aren’t up to date with growing innovations in energy efficiency and ecologically friendly products, you may be wondering why we would be proud to use a certain type… Read more »

Enjoy More Hours in the Day!

  One of the great benefits of outdoor lighting is the fact that it allows you and your family to spend more time together outdoors. Growing up, how many times did you hear your parents say, “Make sure you’re home by the time the street lights come on”? As a parent now, how many times… Read more »