Lighting Advice

Read our Buying Guides, Features and Lighting News articles below. Our team take the time to pick our recommended lights for different applications, debunk lighting myths, and share the latest news that impacts our business and the lighting industry.

Five bright gift ideas for teachers

Buying an end of term ‘thank you’ gift for your child’s teacher is never easy. Whilst on the one hand you don’t want to add to the growing pile of

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Light pollution: What is it exactly and why it may be the insect apocalypse starter?

Light pollution may not be the first type of pollution that springs to mind when we think of negative impact of human activity on the planet – after all, plastic

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Speed of light explained in-depth

The speed of light is one of the most important measurements used by scientists today. Although most of us will have been taught about it at school, it is frequently

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How Light Works: The Ultimate Guide

When you’re starting to choose lighting for your home, it can be tough to know where to begin, even if you’re certain of the style you’re looking to create in

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Light Fittings Types – Traditional Light Bulbs

When we think of a light bulb, we used to refer to an incandescent or tungsten filament lamp with a round sphere at one end or a candle lamp that

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Business Continuity – COVID-19

As COVID-19 spreads at a rapid pace we want to provide you with an update on how we as a business are addressing this unprecedented challenge.

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Driveway Lighting Tips For Hospitality Venues

A well-lit driveway can make guests feel truly welcome and safe as they arrive at your premises. As well as its practical benefits, lighting also has the ability to completely

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Lyco Awarded ‘Platinum Trusted Merchant’ Status from Feefo for Five Years of Gold Standard Customer Reviews

Our award-winning level of customer care is a source of pride to us, and we constantly strive to maintain and improve it. The best way of assessing our performance is

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Planning Office Lighting and How to Make Yours More Productive

The correct office lighting is a key component to creating bright and efficient workspaces. Get it right and things like work fatigue will be reduced while the performance and well-being

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Lyco Supports LED Conversion and Lighting Projects For Industry Leading Brands

Welcome to an introduction to our Lighting Projects Team. Our dedicated team of customer centric, experienced and dedicated experts are on-hand to support your projects no matter how large or

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IP44 lighting for outdoors – our top 10

When it comes to outdoor lighting IP44 is the minimum requirement. We take a look at the pick of the bunch from each section of outdoor lighting

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Celebrating 25 years of Lyco Group

This year, we’re celebrating the 25th birthday of Lyco Group. Today we thought we’d take a look back at Lyco Group’s transformation over the past 25 years, and remember some

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