Colour Temperature - With conventional lamps, choosing the “colour of light” emitted by a lamp was not a choice that was generally made. With some LED products, there is a choice of colours, choosing a colour will set the mood of your space.
Would you like to save money and improve the environment? Then choosing LED is a simple choice to make. LED lamps are easy to install into existing sockets and you can begin to enjoy significant savings immediately.
Even though Light Emitting Diode (LED) lamps have been around for some time, it is only recently that advances in technology have lowered the cost of LED and, with energy prices on the rise, LED lighting is now ideal for domestic and commercial use.
Whilst shopping for outdoor or bathroom lighting you may have seen the term ‘IP rating’ appearing. This code is a simple way to indicate how well-protected a lighting product is from external influence.
After Jan 1 2022, your LED product needs a UKCA mark for selling in the UK
Don’t want to do your compliance in-house? You can use third-party conformity assessment bodies like The British Standards Institute (BSI). They’ll test your product, you’ll pay them a license and you can apply their compliance mark to your products.
Celebrating Hajni Kovacs on International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Integral LED’s Hajni Kovacs is at the forefront of inspection and testing in the lab. She plays a pivotal role in gathering performance data of Integral’s LED products, enabling the team to analyse and review this data against what they expect the products to do.
Now that many businesses have re-opened their shops and buildings after a long period of inactivity, it is time to keep on top of the vital emergency lighting maintenance re-charging the batteries for all types of emergency luminaires, whether an emergency bulkhead, an emergency exit sign or a simple fire exit sign.
Lux Review awards 4 Stars to the Sunset Vintage Squirrel Cage from Integral LED
Ideal for restaurants and bars, the Integral LED Sunset Vintage ST64 Squirrel Cage creates a relaxing and retro ambience with its ultra-warm light (1800K), tinted amber glass and eye-catching vintage design.
The UK designed high-quality EVOfire range has transformed the fire-rated downlight market with its aesthetic canless feature. The success has been built upon with the innovation of the EVOfire Recessed downlight that holds the lamp higher in the ceiling.
When switching downlights from CFL to LED in commercial or retail areas; you will need to find appropriate replacements. Integral LED offer a highly effective solution with our new range of Recess Pro Downlights.
UCL Architecture students choose Integral LED for Summer Showcase
The Bartlett School of Architecture at University College London is one of the most prestigious schools of architecture in the world. Each year their students showcase their innovative work to the in the Bartlett Summer Show, which attracts around 10,000 visitors from the general public and the architectural community.
Light a path through your outdoor space with these new Bollard lights
The popular Integral LED Outdoor range has expanded to include a new set of stylish and robust bollard lights. These standing luminaires are an efficient and decorative way to illuminate an outdoor path or driveway and bring a designer look to the exteriors of any residential or commercial premises.
The new Integral LED TPa UGR 19 Advance Panel helps installers to achieve a UGR of less than 19 by utilising skilfully engineered features that minimise light spill, making it easier to control glare in an office or classroom.
When lighting outdoor sports centres, car parks in retail estates, or providing a wash of light to large exterior features in heritage or hospitality venues, you need a luminaire that is super-tough, highly-efficient and precise enough to minimise light-spill. The Precision Pro Floodlight meets all of these challenges head-on.
Professional Electrician & Installer Magazine, one of the leading sources of information and product reviews for electricians and tradespeople across the UK, has awarded the Multi-Fit Downlight with a coveted Top Product for 2018.
Our WarmTone GU10 Spotlights and Fire Rated Downlights have proven that LED can match the dimming performance of halogen and incandescent lights. To make sure just about any home or hospitality environment can benefit from the cosy ambience of WarmTone dimming; the range has now been expanded to include Classic GLS, Candle and Mini Globe lamps.
Choose your ambience with new Fire Rated Downlights
Sometimes you don’t want the light in a room to stay the same. Maybe you would like a cosier atmosphere for a romantic dinner, or a cooler colour temperature to help you work. With the latest Fire Rated Downlights from Integral, you can match the light to your mood.
Integral LED Strip contributes to Best Outdoor Lighting award at Singapore Garden Festival
The Singapore Garden Festival is a global celebration of stunning garden design where designers from around the world congregate to show their stunning outdoor spaces. This year, Integral LED were delighted to contribute towards UK Designer Kate Gould's ambitious entry in the Landscape and Fantasy Garden category.
A new era for LED lighting: Halogen light bulbs to be banned in Europe
From the 1st of September, halogen light bulbs will be banned across Europe, with only remaining stocks allowed to be sold. It is estimated that a wholesale move from halogen to LED will prevent more than 15 million tonnes of carbon emissions per year.
In one of our more inspiring case studies, one couple achieved their goal of "off-the-grid" living in their stunning self-built eco-house with more than a little help from Integral LED candle lamps and flexible strip.
The new Integral Plug & Play RGB LED Strip Kit offers everything your customer needs to set up 5 metres of colour changing strip lighting in a convenient retail pack that will look great on store shelves.
Everything you wanted to know about outdoor lighting
In this month's Professional Electrician & Installer magazine, Integral LED are proud to support an informative feature on the topic of outdoor lighting. This includes useful information on choosing the best outdoor fittings, the importance of IP ratings and many useful tips on designing the ideal lighting setup.
Integral LED receive their 10th Which? BEST BUY accreditation…and their 11th!
Two Integral LED GLS Lamps have recently been granted the coveted honour of BEST BUY accreditations from consumer news and advice network Which? This brings our total number of Best Buys to eleven, more than any other LED lighting manufacturer.
Whether you are looking for super-efficient panels for an office retrofit, easy-to-install Fire Rated downlights for your kitchen, spotless LED strips for seamless accent lighting, or tough but beautiful designer outdoor luminaires - you will find the ideal products in the new Integral LED product brochure.
This new downlight pairs luxury light quality with a simple installation system and a wide choice of ‘twist and lock’ bezels to allow lighting designers and domestic customers alike to customise the ideal look for their ceilings.
G9 fittings are often used in beautiful decorative fittings that act as a centrepiece to a living or dining room, where creating the right ambience is crucial. Until recently, customers looking for dimmable G9 capsule lamps had to opt for halogen, which was not only inefficient, but carried other safety and reliability concerns. This is why Integral LED have released their new Dimmable 3W G9 lamps.
As Europe’s biggest lighting event, Lux Live is an essential addition to the calendars of any lighting designer, facilities manager, architect, electrical wholesaler, retail buyer and anyone with any interest in cutting-edge lighting.
Evofire announced as Electrical Industry Awards 2017 Finalist
Integral LED are delighted to announce that our innovative Evofire Fire Rated Downlight has been shortlisted for the Lighting Product of the Year (Lamps and Luminaires) at the 2017 Electrical Industry Awards.
Following the success of our best-selling LED Night Lights, our Product Development team have been hard at work engineering a new and unique domestic light with the kind of functionality that would make anyone happy to add it to their bedside or night-stand.
High CRI 95 Spotlights help KERB Camden to bring out the Real Colour in their food
Integral LED recently helped the wonderful street food vendors at Kerb Food in London's world famous Camden Market to make the colour of their delicious wares as vibrant as possible to passing customers.
Our popular Tough Shell range of Bulkhead ceiling and wall lights has expanded to include the new and improved Tough Shell+ models. These attractive and efficient luminaires are extremely rugged, with an IK10 polycarbonate body
If there’s one thing that doesn’t change at Integral, it’s the fast pace of change! To keep customers up to date with our constant stream of new and updated LED products, we have published a new brochure, detailing our entire range of products and packed full of informative case studies and articles.
Lamps for the Evofire Fire Rated Downlights - Our Recommendations
Here at Integral LED we have been delighted to see the response to our new Evofire Fire Rated Downlight. The ‘canless’ open design has been welcomed with open arms by wholesalers and consumers alike, who love both the aesthetics and the practicality of this UK designed product.
Everybody knows that Fire Rated lighting is important - but it's safe to say that far fewer people know why. Many myths and misunderstandings surround Fire Rating specifications and the products that adhere to them.
Fire rated lighting has evolved – and never looked better
Integral LED will challenge the way you think about fire rated downlightsThe familiar fire rated downlight, a toolbox essential for electricians and lighting designers, has been re-engineered for the LED age, bringing a bevy of practical and aesthetic benefits.
Sunset, Integral LED’s popular range of Vintage Decorative filament lamps, has expanded to include dimmable models that can be dialled down to a gentle warm glow, creating a relaxing and welcoming atmosphere in any hospitality business or in your home.
Every light in your house should work with you to create a pleasing environment while cutting your energy costs. To this end Integral LED continue to release LED products that can retrofit common fittings that many of you will have in your house. Our latest addition to the family is a pair of GX53 lamps that will be ideal for lighting your kitchen units and display cabinets.
Relux are world leaders in producing lighting planning software and lighting search engines. As such, they work with many major lighting companies to allow lighting designers and architects to visualise their lighting solutions.
Integral LED helps one business to save £390,000 over 5 years
One of the biggest energy-efficiency success stories from Integral LED so far is the Convergys call-centre in Belfast. By switching their lighting setup to Integral LED, this leading provider of Customer Management solutions is able to make massive savings on their yearly energy cost while greatly improving the environment for 2,500 staff over two sites.
Anybody could be forgiven for assuming that in order for a downlight to be fire-rated, it must also have a high Ingress-Protection rating. This is not the case. Some Fire Rated downlights on the market are rated as low as IP20, making them unsuitable for areas such as bathrooms. All Integral LED Fire Rated downlights are rated IP65.
New LED batten from Integral can weather almost any environment
At Integral LED, we want to make sure that any business can switch on to the energy saving benefits of LED lighting. To do this, we realise the importance of releasing products that are built to last in a wide range of environments.
"Unlike many suppliers, I can’t remember ever having a poor lamp from Integral" - Very positive feedback from Lux Review journalist Alan Tulla, who in a recent review of LED light bulbs from top brands in the industry, rated our Filament style GLS lamp 4 stars – equal best out of 10 different lamps.
Ensure your lighting setup is prepared for an emergency with this simple solution
As emergency lighting is vital for any workplace or public building, Integral LED are pleased to release this simple device that could turn your existing lighting setup into effective emergency lighting.
A revolutionary high bay weighing in at only 3.85kg
The Integral LED Spacelux High Bay is a major step forward for LED high bay lighting that needs to be seen (or rather held) to be believed. While the tough body of the luminaire carries an impressive IK09 rating it only weighs 3.85kg!
The new range of Integral LED IP65-rated PAR38 lamps have been designed for use in outdoor areas such as gardens, country parks and estates. By installing these lamps in an appropriate fitting you can illuminate feature-points like flowerbeds, trees, statues and walls.
If you’re looking to install some strip lighting in your home or business but find yourself confused when it comes to pairing the right strip to the right driver, we understand. This is why, for convenience, we have created a range of Strip and Driver kits that give you the right strip and driver in one package.
The DALI control system is a popular choice for building-wide lighting control, based on the Digital Addressable Lighting Interface international standard. DALI offers a great deal of lighting automation and monitoring functionality.
The compact, tapered design of Integral LED’s new G4 and G9 lamps allow them to fit easily into any existing G4 and G9 fittings, where earlier, bulkier LED lamps might have fit awkwardly or looked unsightly.
Integral LED support University of Bristol study of effects of lighting on insects
New research, part-funded by Integral LED and conducted by scientists from the University of Bristol has revealed that domestic LED lights are much less attractive to nuisance insects such as biting midges than traditional filament lamps.
Integral Real Colour GU10 nominated for Lux Awards 2016
The Lux Awards are renowned throughout the lighting industry for rewarding innovation and excellence. This year Integral LED are delighted that our Real Colour GU10 has been shortlisted for the Enabling Technology of the Year Award.
With the darker winter months approaching, we have good news for shoppers who are looking for energy efficient lighting solutions. Leading high street retailer Robert Dyas are now stocking several Integral LED products as part of their extensive electrical homewares selection.
Light all around – New additions to the Integral LED Omni-Lamp range
With each technological step forward, the aesthetic line between LED and traditional tungsten light bulbs is fading. By using advanced filament LED technology, Integral LED have produced a range of lamps with full glass bodies that allow a super-wide beam angle and look almost indistinguishable from familiar bulbs, even in exposed fittings.
Introducing Integral LED ‘Real Colour’ GU10 Spotlights
While LED lighting has been lauded for its energy-saving potential, one aspect in which LED is now catching up fast with other technologies is colour rendering. For certain applications the accuracy of colour is vital. Fashion retailers are careful to achieve a ‘true’ colour rendering for their merchandising under shop lights.
Affordable ceiling and wall lights for the home or business
Integral LED haved introduced a new range of circular bulkheads engineered to provide attractive and practical ceiling and wall lighting that won’t break your budget. At 10-21W, they should be kind to your electricity bill as well!
Al-Murad, the largest independent ceramic tile and natural stone importer in Britain, has recently made the switch to Integral LED in their Leeds-based distribution centre. As the centre holds 8,000 pallets across 1,000 stock lines.
With the release of the Sunset range of Vintage Decorative LED filament lamps, Integral have mixed vintage style with modern tech to create a product line that is both great looking and environmentally friendly. While these lamps may look like a step back in time.
Integral LED release their most flexible product - literally
Non-linear shapes, such as furniture and signage letters, can be very difficult to light effectively with conventional strips. The ingenious design of the Bendy Strip allows it to be bent to very precise axis while maintaining consistent light and colour across the entire strip.
Our Compact-Tough IP65-rated LED Floodlight breaks from convention with a design that meets the desire for attractive exterior lights. With 85% lower running costs compared to halogen equivalents, the Compact-Tough not only looks great, it’s incredibly efficient as well.
Our mission to provide energy-efficient LED alternatives to all popular lighting formats has led us to release a new range of LED Reflector bulbs that are a perfect match for existing reflector fittings that can be found in many commercial environments.
Reinforcing our investment in quality lighting, Integral LED is delighted to announce that after several months of in-depth testing, Which? has awarded three further BEST BUY accreditations for our LED lamp range.
Integral Fire Rated Downlights recommended by Lux Review
Lux Review (January 2016) has recently carried out a wide review of Fire Rated Downlights in the marketplace and the Integral LED Fire Rated range has been highly rated, achieving a joint-best score of 4 Stars, "Recommended".