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16/11/2018

5 Great Ways to Use Colour Changing Lights in Your Home and Garden

Colour changing lights are great for adding an element of stylish fun to your home and garden. They work perfectly to set the mood and can be used in a wide variety of ways to change things up, especially if your interior or exterior is need of a bright new look. At Moonlight Design, we have showcased some of the best ways for you to implement colour changing lights throughout your home and garden, so you can see for yourself just how illuminating these fantastic products can be. Read on... Read More

how to hang christmas lights 31/10/2018

How to Hang Outdoor Christmas Lights: The Festive Lighting Guide

Are you ready to hang your Christmas lights? Love it or hate it, this annual festive adorning of our homes is much easier if you’re prepared, particularly when it comes to your outdoor lights. Fairy lights and tree lights are a doddle when you’re inside, but the moment we take things outside it becomes a little more complicated, for obvious reasons. In this guide we’ll talk you through how to hang outdoor Christmas lights, with all the basic ‘need to knows’ covered. This way, you’ll know what to expect once... Read More

24/10/2018

What Are Bathroom Lighting Zones? A Guide to Bathroom Lighting Regulations

Did you know that the location and type of lighting in your bathroom is dictated by bathroom lighting zones? Lighting a bathroom is different to lighting any other room in your house due to the high levels of moisture and steam present. These unique conditions mean that any lighting installed in your bathroom has to be appropriately water resistant to ensure both your safety and the longevity and performance of the lighting itself. If this is all new to you, don’t worry. We have put together a simple guide to... Read More

03/05/2018
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Light Levels: How Much Light Do I Need?

A lot of people ask us: How much light do I need to light my rooms? It’s a very good question, and the answer depends on three things: Your personal preference What you want to use the room for The size of your room Personal Preference Some people prefer brightly lit rooms at all times, whereas others can’t relax unless the lighting is lower and more subdued. This level of preference will go some way to dictate the level of light you will need in your room, as comfort and... Read More

how to hang kitchen island lights 10/04/2018
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How to Hang a Light

At what height should you hang a ceiling light? This is a very common question we hear people asking all the time, so we have provided a quick guide on how high or low to hang certain types of lighting. Did you know, for example, there are different basic ‘rules of thumb’ for hanging lights in different rooms? Here we will cover the basics to help you hang your light fittings at the perfect height for your rooms and needs. How to Hang Dining Room Lights Dining room lighting needs... Read More

Well, what happened there?

June 23, 2016….who would have thought that this date was going to go down into the history books and shake up Britain, Europe and the rest of the world. Yes, Brexit became reality and the UK decided that their love affair with the rest of the EU was over. There were lots of scare stories about Brexit and in truth, it seemed a potential disaster was on the cards. Fast forward to September and here we are. We have a new Prime Minister, the latest polls suggest an upbeat mood... Read More

Winners

You may have noticed on Twitter or Facebook that we are sponsoring two young British triathletes, Lucy Charles and Reece Barclay. It’s not unusual for business’s to sponsor sports men and women, it’s been going on for many, many years. So why have we sponsored these two athletes, we don’t sell sports equipment, clothes or supplements? In truth there are various reasons; Health: In the last twenty years diabetes around the world has risen from 30 million to over 246 million people. Hopefully Lucy & Reece can succeed and just... Read More