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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.

Weatherproof Fluorescent Light Diffusers

Weatherproof Fluorescent Light Diffusers

If you have exterior fluorescent light diffusers, your going to want to protect them, especially since moisture is likely to accumulate outside. When fluorescent bulbs are exposed to moisture, they become shock hazards and  mineral build up on the bulbs may diminish output, decreasing the life of your bulbs. These situations arise most commonly when lights are outdoors, in food…

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Broken Fluorescent Bulbs

Broken Fluorescent Bulbs

Whether your cleaning a fixture, replacing a bulb, replacing or cleaning a lens cover, this routine maintenance can be dangerous if fluorescent bulbs are not handled with care. Avoid leaving a fluorescent bulb exposed (without lens cover) like this: (more…)

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Fluorescent Light Diffusers Eliminate Glare

Fluorescent Light Diffusers Eliminate Glare

Why is the type of diffuser I choose important? Honestly… think about how many hours in the day you sit under a fluorescent light? You probably spend at least 6 to 7 hours straight sitting beneath the glare of a fluorescent light bulb while at work alone.  That doesn’t count the hours spent under fluorescents while shopping, at the gym,…

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Find The Lighting Solution You Need, Online!

Find The Lighting Solution You Need, Online!

Diffuser Specialist makes it easy for you to get the lighting solution you need fast! We offer online support and provide forms that you can fill out for your specific needs without all of the hassle! As long as you have a computer with internet you can get the light diffuser you need shipped right to your door. (more…)

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Make An Old Fluorescent Light Fixture Work Like New

Make An Old Fluorescent Light Fixture Work Like New

Have you decided yet which fixture you're going to install? Fluorescent bulbs (the energy efficient choice) as opposed to incandescent bulbs, provide the same amount of light without all of the heat. In the last blog we listed a few of the major benefits of fluorescent lights to incandescent. In this blog we briefly cover how to troubleshoot a problem…

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Looking For A Home Or Office Lighting Solution?

Looking For A Home Or Office Lighting Solution?

Looking for a home or office lighting solution? On important thing to consider is the money you could save just by choosing the right light fixtures for your space. In order for you to make an educated decision about installing light fixtures in your home or office you should consider why fluorescent fixtures are so common. The widely used fluorescent…

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How to Open a Fluorescent Light Fixture

How to Open a Fluorescent Light Fixture

There are a variety of lighting fixtures out there, from small to large surface mount fixtures to wrap-arounds, but fluorescent bulbs are all the same. They burn out over time, so chances are that you'll need to replace the bulb at some point. Neglecting to do so may cause damage to your ballast that can be expensive to replace. (more…)

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The Strongest Materials For Your Light Cover

The Strongest Materials For Your Light Cover

Polycarbonates are engineering plastics, most commonly used for temperature resistance, impact resistance and optical properties superior to commodity plastics. These properties make polycarbonates a perfect material for interior and exterior light covers as well as the high transparency to visible light for better transmission. (more…)

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