LED lighting has completely transformed the lighting fixture market in recent years, with LED bulbs now dominating general-purpose lighting. Many manufacturers have embraced the trend of integrating LEDs directly into their products. However, is this good news for consumers? In this article, we’ll explore the pros and cons of integrated LED lighting fixtures. Thanks to Superior Lighting, we have all the information you need to make an informed decision.
Pros of Integrated LED Lighting Fixtures
- Longer lifespan compared to fluorescent or incandescent bulbs.
- Longer lifespan compared to screw-in LED bulbs.
- More control over light output and appearance.
- Easier to control in terms of dimming.
One significant advantage of integrated LED bulbs is their extended lifespan, even longer than screw-in LED bulbs. Additionally, they offer enhanced visual appeal and are incredibly energy-efficient.
Cons of Integrated LED Lighting Fixtures
- Installation is more complex compared to screw-in bulbs.
- Higher upfront cost.
- Difficult to upgrade.
While the initial cost of integrated LED lighting fixtures may be higher, the long-term cost savings from energy efficiency make up for it. Moreover, considering the lifespan of LED bulbs, which can exceed twenty years, installation costs become negligible.
Explore Your Options with Superior Lighting
eW Profile Powercore
The eW Profile Powercore is a direct voltage LED fixture designed for various lighting tasks, including display cases. It is suitable for both retrofits and new installations, providing excellent illumination quality and significant energy savings. This fixture is available in 3000K or 4000K color temperatures, with three fixture lengths and multiple housing colors to match any decor. With 40% less power consumption than fluorescent counterparts and a staggering 80% less than incandescent fixtures, this option is both environmentally friendly and cost-effective.
eW Downlight SM Bezel Module
The eW Downlight SM Bezel Module is a surface-mounted LED downlight with a low profile, perfect for providing basic white light in any setting. It is easy to install and does not require remote transformers due to its standing mounting. There are four versions available, with 2700K and 3000K models suitable for open environments like homes, restaurants, and hotel lobbies, while the 3500K and 4000K models are best suited for areas requiring higher levels of lighting, such as offices and hospitals. This fixture consumes 80% less energy than equivalent incandescent lights and lasts over forty times longer.
Ready to Learn More About Integrated LED Lighting Fixtures?
If you are still unsure about the effectiveness and cost-efficiency of integrated LED lighting fixtures over the long term, reach out to the team at Superior Lighting today. You can contact us by phone at 888-577-1894 or fill out our online contact form, and we will promptly follow up with you via email.