Industry Talk, News & Updates

Now Available: NSL’s Field-Cuttable 120V AC eStrip for Customizable Lighting

Introducing the “120V AC eStrip” by NSL – the ideal solution for customizable and adaptable lighting. Created for professionals, this field-cuttable strip light provides unmatched flexibility for both short and long applications, up to 164 feet. Ideal for precise installations, the eStrip can be cut every 4 inches, ensuring a perfect fit for any setting, from kitchen under-cabinets to large architectural outlines.

Industry Talk, News & Updates

NSL’s Landscape Lighting Portfolio: Designed for Professional Needs

NSL's landscape lighting collection offers innovative solutions tailored for landscape architects and designers. The range includes robust floodlights, elegant pathway lights, and durable in-ground options, all engineered to enhance outdoor aesthetics and functionality. With features like energy efficiency and smart integration, NSL provides reliable, adjustable lighting suitable for any outdoor challenge, ensuring long-term performance and minimal maintenance.

Industry Talk, Product Education

Wall Washers: The Unsung Heroes of Lighting Design

Wall washers are key tools for lighting designers, meant to provide even lighting over surfaces to reduce shadows and enhance textures, patterns, and colors. This article explores the lesser-known aspects of wall washer lighting and its use both indoors and outdoors.

Industry Talk, Product Education

The Ultimate Guide to Fire Rated Down Lights

Traditional downlights have been a mainstay in installations for their sleek design and solid functionality; however, underneath their polished appearance lies a significant flaw: a compromise in fire safety. These fixtures are prone to rapid heating, posing risks to insulation and nearby flammable materials. More importantly, their installation techniques can jeopardize ceiling integrity, creating pathways for fire to spread unintendedly. This is where the innovation of fire rated recessed lights comes into play.

Industry Talk, News & Updates

Chatham Bridge to be lit up every night of the year

Chatham's Third Street Bridge has transformed into a nightly spectacle, thanks to the recent installation of vibrant LED lighting. As part of a $14 million bridge rehabilitation project, the lights, powered by Magic Lite's RGB eStrip and DMX controllers, offer a dynamic display of colors.

Design & Inspiration, Industry Talk

Lighting: Improving Wellness and Productivity at Home

Lighting plays a key role in how to work at home productively and also transition psychologically between our professional and personal lives. Here we explore how to create a human-centered lighting system for your home.

Design & Inspiration, Industry Talk

Applying the art to architectural outdoor lighting

How can buildings inspire a sense of community and culture even by night? Ellen Godson, LC, IES, explains how the latest lighting trends are creating a sense of architainment 24/7.

Design & Inspiration, Industry Talk

How to use lighting to make your backyard an oasis

Investment in outdoor spaces is booming across the nation. How do you ensure you get the most enjoyment of your space? Lighting design consultant, Ellen Godson LC, IES shares how lighting can help optimize an outdoor space.

Design & Inspiration, Industry Talk

Bright Ideas in Exterior Lighting

How about some exterior lighting inspiration? Click through to see three innovative and interesting examples of lighting being used to create interest and enhance outdoor spaces.


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