LED strip lighting, also called tape lighting or LED ribbon lighting can be used for various needs. For home lighting, it usually used for under cabinet lighting, accent lighting, landscape lighting, and other decorating lighting purposes. You may also often hear about the LED rope lighting. Although similar in appearance, they are not the same. LED rope light has a 360-degree distribution of light while the LED strip light emits light only towards one direction. It makes some people prefer the LED strip light for highlighting details.
As you know, LED lights require less power, last longer, and don’t produce much heat like xenon and halogen light bulbs. In addition to helping us to see more clearly when we perform many tasks, obviously we want the lighting fixtures can also add visual interest to the room. Lately, the popularity of LED strip lighting increased because they are so slim and stylish. They can even be installed to be invisible if you use it for under cabinets lighting. It will make your kitchen or workspace more attractive and charming. LED strip lighting is also very easy to install. Some manufacturer sells LED strip kit which the driver unit has a plug on the end so you can plug straight into a mains socket. You can also cut the plug off and wire directly to a standard switch. The self-adhesive backing also simplify the installation process.
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LED strip lighting is available in several colors. There are white, warm white, red, blue, yellow, green, purple, amber, and RGB (red, green, blue) color changing strip for infinite colors. You can use the RGB LED with a controller that makes you able to adjust the color change, but it is certainly more expensive than a single color LED strip light and usually not necessary for most home needs. There are also waterproof strip lights that are suitable for bathroom and outdoor lighting. What do you think? Where would you install the LED strip lighting?