What is convenience lighting?

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Convenience lighting makes your life easier by illuminating those dark recesses in cupboards, drawers and corners. Whilst of course designed to be functional, there’s nothing to say convenience lighting shouldn’t also be stylish and bring a dash of luxury to your home! Convenience lighting can be applied anywhere within the home, but it often associated with places where you do specific tasks that require dedicated lighting, with kitchens being the classic example.


We’re proud stockists of many types of LED lights, and we have a lot of choice when it comes to convenience lighting! So why not shine the spotlight on…








Pan and cutlery drawer lighting

Drawer lighting is a clever way of illuminating deep pan drawers and cutlery drawers. They are normally available in various lengths to suit standard drawer carcasses and has a low wattage, allowing a full drawer stack to be lit using only one LED driver. The Verso can even be used in bedroom drawers too!






Wall unit lighting

We have a wide range of wall unit lighting in different shapes and sizes and with a choice between cool and warm white temperatures. Most modern fittings also include a greater number of LEDs for a brighter light output, enabling you to highlight your glassware to full effect!




shelf-lightingShelf lighting

Proving that convenience lighting can create the right mood as well as make life easier is, shelf lighting to give the wow factor to your kitchen or bathroom. Just make sure they are IP rated before buying. The IP rating needs to be appropriate to the proximity to water. If in doubt, ask a qualified electrician. As an example IP44 LED glass shelf light are splash-proof and suitable for use in the bathroom or kitchen – as long as the shelf is positioned at least 0.6m away from the sink.




Visit www.socketstore.co.uk for our full range of convenience lighting or call our team on 029 2000 4887 for help and advice.