LIFX says it offers the first antibacterial, germicidal smart light. LIFX Clean works as a regular white and color smart light, but it also has a disinfectant mode, which uses dedicated 405nm HEV light LEDs with germicidal properties. Its disinfect settings are: “Minimize” to reduce bacterial growth in an open space; “Timed” to kill bacteria on a targeted surface over several hours; “Focused” to kill bacteria in a specific area in a short period. Homeowners can schedule cleaning to wipe out E. coli and S. aureous on objects and surfaces.
Nora Lighting's EL0 LED Surface-Mount Series features the EL0+ model, which has an integral magnet for decorative rings in black, brushed nickel, chrome, and matte powder-white finishes; five dedicated color temperature options; and 90+ CRI. The EL0 and EL0+ are 1/2” thick; come in 6”, 8”, 11" and 16” aperture sizes; and have a standard white finish. The 16" size can be pendant mounted with an accessory. The EL0 series is Energy Star-certified and cETLus listed for damp locations. The EL0 line is designed to deliver up to 2200 lumens and are Energy Star-certified. Lights come with a 5-year limited warranty.
Lutron Electronics' Caséta Smart Lighting Control System features the Outdoor Smart Plug. With the free Lutron app, homeowners can control landscape and string lighting, holiday lights, some motors and pumps, and more. The Outdoor Smart Plug is IP-65 rated with solid core construction to protect its inner electronics against dust, rain and severe weather. Because the smart system works at the switch with Caséta, homeowners and remodelers can utilize any dimmable light bulb. Used through the Smart Bridge hub, Caséta claims to leave Wi-Fi alone. Control options also include voice command using Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, Google Assistant and Ring video doorbells and cameras.
The Diesel Living with Lodes collection is the result of an exclusive global licensing agreement signed in 2021, bringing together Italian decorative lighting company Lodes and the international lifestyle brand Diesel. This collaboration offers a versatile selection of lighting pieces for residential spaces. The collection offers three introductions — Vinyl, Flask, and Urban Concrete — and five updated best-sellers: Cage, Fork, Mask, Glass Drop and Pipe.
Kichler’s ceiling light, the Ciri 34.75” Large LED Pendant with Black Finish, provides a soft-modern take on a classic cage-pendant. It comes with four stems: two 6” stems and two 12” stems so owners can customize the length of the fixture to create their own look. The contemporary Ciri Collection features circles of LED lights hidden within the fixtures. Dimmable and energy-efficient, the pendant can complement mid-century, retro, urban and modern styles.