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Read everything about the Latest advances and trends in the constantly changing lighting industry at Diffuser Specialist. From LED Lighting to Wrap Lenses, and more, you’ll find it all here.

What’s Inside a Broken CFL & How You Can Stay Safe

What’s Inside a Broken CFL & How You Can Stay Safe

The benefits of CFLs (Compact Fluorescent Bulbs) have been advertised for several years now. Smaller, more energy efficient, and with a lifespan of up to a decade, CFLs are heling to save our planet’s resources, while also helping us all save a bit more money on our utility bill. However, just like their bigger brothers from the past, these new…

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What Could You do with a $250 Visa Giftcard?

What Could You do with a $250 Visa Giftcard?

Diffuser Specialist is about to pick the winner of the $250 Visa Gift Card Sweepstakes! If you haven’t signed up already, do it today and tell your friends because the inner is sure going to have a blast figuring out what they’re going to do with all that cash! If you know us, then you know we’re all about lighting…

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Your Guide to Romantic Lighting this Valentine’s Day

Your Guide to Romantic Lighting this Valentine’s Day

Diffuser Specialist is your go-to provider for all things that cover and diffuse lights in your home and workplace. In our last blog we talked about the importance of retail lighting and how it can affect your overall return. Today we’d like to get a little more personal, really personal and talk about your love life. Ok not THAT personal,…

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A Lighting Strategy Will Make your Retail Business Shine

A Lighting Strategy Will Make your Retail Business Shine

If you’re in retail, you know that every day is a chance to refine how you operate your business. Whether it be training seminars, the latest software, or carefully selecting the products you feel will bring in the most customers, at the end of the day it’s all about crunching numbers and calculating your ROI. What if there was a…

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5 Throwback and Progressive Lighting Trends

5 Throwback and Progressive Lighting Trends

2014 was a great year for lighting trends in and around the house. Focus steered away from bedrooms and other shared areas and concentrated on often overlooked ones like the kitchen and bathroom. The wide adoption and use of social media sharing sites like Pinterest and Instagram also fueled massive DIY (do it yourself) trends using atypical and recycled items.…

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Fluorescent Lighting Legislation Timeline: Are you prepared?

Fluorescent Lighting Legislation Timeline: Are you prepared?

The diminishing age of the warm glow of incandescent lighting has been upon us for some time now. As companies developed cheaper, longer lasting, and more efficient lighting solutions, consumers have caught on and have been making a voluntary switch. However, only as recent as 2012 has actual fluorescent lighting legislation been enacted to make sure this transition happens –…

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How to Responsibly Dispose of Fluorescent Lights

How to Responsibly Dispose of Fluorescent Lights

Having family and friends over for the holidays or special occasions? Doing a little cosmetic upkeep before they arrive? If one of the things on your to-do list is replacing those burnt-out fluorescent bulbs in your kitchen or bathroom, then there are a few things you should know before simply tossing that glass tube in the trash can. You’re Holding…

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Mobile DIY Lighting Solutions!

Mobile DIY Lighting Solutions!

At Diffuser Specialist, we pride ourselves on manufacturing and providing the highest quality light solutions that are both reliable and practical. However, just like anyone else we can’t help but be drawn to the incredible curiosity and artistry of ordinary folks just like you. As these diy lighting enthusiasts, or "lightophiles" show – fluorescent, Halogen, and LED lights aren’t just…

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