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Predictions for 2017

Copper Lighting

While we try to be as diverse as possible with our range of sockets, switches and lighting we always try to keep in check with the latest styles and trends. With this in mind we thought we’d take a look ahead to what we think 2017 will bring for us, and you, in the style stakes. This is what we be... Continue reading →

Sockets for the Industrial Revolution

black bronze switch

If you’ve seen a home improvement or interior design blog or magazine, or follow the latest trends on Pinterest, you’re sure to know that the industrial look is the look at the moment. We have to say we adore the industrial look – so much so that we redecorated our showroom to matc... Continue reading →

Our LED torches won’t leave you in the dark!

led-torches

If you’re holidaying under canvas this summer, there’s a small yet essential item you don’t want to leave home without. You might have the tent and your sleeping bag at the ready, but our selection of LED torches is guaranteed to make camping easier in a ‘flash’! Torch technology has devel... Continue reading →

What is a COB light?

cob-light

Just getting your head around LEDs? Well, now you need to know about COB too! COB stands for Chip on Board and it’s the very latest technology when it comes to LED lighting. Here’s what you need to know: What’s different about a COB light? COB lighting differs to standard LEDs in that is has m... Continue reading →

Our new bathroom lighting is causing a splash!

bathroom-lights

We certainly know how to ‘tap’ into expert partnerships here at Socket Store! Last month we revealed we’ve teamed up with LED light specialists LuxLite, and now we’d love to tell you more about the fabulous products made by our industry-leading partner Sensio! Light designers and developers ... Continue reading →

Pull your sockets up!

vertical-sockets

Our new sockets are popping up everywhere! As we said in our last post, we now sell a number of fabulous new products to make our customers’ lives easier. And this vertical pull-up socket from Sensio – available in Aluminium, chrome, stainless steel, black and black nickel – is one of our ... Continue reading →