Sockets & Switches

New Black Nickel Range Available Now!

Black Nickel Sockets and Switches

We admit, it has been a long time coming, but we’re pleased to say we now have a range of black nickel sockets and switches in stock and ready to go.   Better still, it’s not just any black nickel, it comes from the leading brands of sockets and switches. The range is the Volex blac... Continue reading →

Flat Rose Gold Sockets and Switches Now Available

Some time ago we worked with our suppliers, G&H Brassware, to put together a full range of rose gold sockets and switches. We felt this stylish and unique plate would be the perfect addition to a modern home, or perhaps an industrial styled interior. It proved to be so popular that we and G&... Continue reading →

Crabtree Capital Sockets and Switches Now In Stock

Crabtree Capital Switch

While we are proud of the huge range of styles and colours/finishes we have available online, we have been keen to bring it back to basics for a while now. We appreciate that sometimes you are looking to refresh the white plastic sockets and switches with the same, but perhaps with a better-known br... Continue reading →

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 →

Changing the settings on Varilight V-Pro dimmers

Varilight-matt-chrome

We are regularly asked about our Varilight V-Pro dimmers, so in this week’s blog we explain how to change the settings. Varilight have created a fantastic video (below) guiding you through the programming stages, but we’ve also outlined it below, in case you prefer to read rather than watch!... Continue reading →

Interior lighting for your house [infographic]

Interior Lighting

Lighting is often overlooked when it comes to interior design, yet careful consideration at the planning stage can make an enormous difference to the overall result. Take a look at our great infographic to see how you can transform your home! We hope you like and share it – and of course get ... Continue reading →

Are our dimmers compatible with LED lamps?

iridium-dimmer

One of the questions we regularly get asked is whether you can use our dimmers with LED (light-emitting diode) lamps, also known as LED bulbs. The answer is… maybe! All our standard dimmers are leading edge dimmers, which are designed for use with traditional incandescent or halogen lamps. Whi... Continue reading →