LED Lighting: FAQ

  • Savings of up to 80%
  • Warrantied for five years and will last 50,000 hours
  • Maintenance free
  • Come on instantly
  • No more mercury or harmful UV or IR rays
  • Very durable solid making them resistant to vibration and shock
  • No more humming and flickering
  • Reduced air conditioning costs
  • Great in extreme temperatures
  • Directional lighting
  • Power costs going up
  • Carbon reduction

Sometimes retrofitting is cheaper than putting in a new fixture.

No. LEDs are semiconductors and their lifespan is not affected by the number of times they are turned on and off.

  • 24/7 is 5.7 years
  • 18 hours = 7.4 years
  • 12 hours = 11.4 years
  • 8 hours = 16.1 years

  • No
  • They contain no mercury or hazardous substances
  • Reduced carbon emissions
  • Non hazardous when disposed

Disposed the same way we would dispose of any other electronic equipment

CRI of 80 or higher improves the colors that are rendered. We see more clearly the true vibrant colors.

Light-emitting diodes.

CCT is the Kelvin temperature. 2700K is referred to as a warm white and as we move towards 6500K this is referred to as cool white.

LEDs emit no UV or IR rays.

LEDs perform well in extreme temperatures.

Currently there are commercial rebates available through the Alberta Government. We will help you apply for those rebates.