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High Lumens LED Filament

High Lumens LED Filament

TCP High Lumen LED Filaments vs Competitor Copycats Remember when HID lights were considered the best option for lighting a large commercial space? It doesn’t seem that long ago. Everything changed when a new product came along – corn cob LED lights. These versatile...
Lighting for Gas Stations

Lighting for Gas Stations

How many times has this happened to you? You’re driving somewhere then suddenly realize you need to stop and get gas. It’s dark outside and you happen to be in a neighborhood you don’t know very well. The first gas station you see is poorly lit. The service island is...
TCP Set To Steal The Show at LightFair 2022

TCP Set To Steal The Show at LightFair 2022

LAS VEGAS, NEV. – TCP, an industry leader in innovative, stylish and energy-efficient lighting solutions for commercial and residential applications, is set to debut its newest high-performance lamps and fixtures in Booth 2229 at LightFair 2022. TCP’s booth will...
High Lumens LED Filament

High Lumens LED Filament

High Lumen LED Filament Lamps vs Competitor Lamps Facility managers have neverending to-do lists, especially if they manage a large commercial space. Making sure a building’s interior is properly maintained takes plenty of time, effort and multitasking. Let’s not...
LightFair 2022

LightFair 2022

LightFair 2022 Returns to Las Vegas The last time LightFair lit up Las Vegas was in 2014. The event was such a success, it set records for both occupancy and attendance. When LightFair returns to Las Vegas in June, record-breaking numbers are expected again. With more...
How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood at a Resort

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood at a Resort

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood at a Resort & Spa People who travel for work spend a lot of time at hotels. While away from home, they expect VIP treatment from the hospitality brands they frequent the most. For a hotel to earn their loyalty, every detail...
How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in a Bar

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in a Bar

When checking out a new bar, service and drink quality can make or break your first impression. But if the bar’s atmosphere is well below par, chances are you won’t return for an after-work beer or pre-dinner cocktail anytime soon.    Successful bars and clubs know...
How to Read a Light Bulb Box

How to Read a Light Bulb Box

Going to the store and buying a light bulb seems like a simple enough task. But with all the different types of light bulbs currently available, it can become quite challenging rather quickly. Once-popular incandescent bulbs have faded significantly in use....
How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Restaurants

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Restaurants

Lighting is one of the most important aspects to consider when planning a restaurant’s interior design. It’s an essential element with a vital role that can either make or break your dining clientele’s satisfaction and experience.  Your newly designed restaurant space...
How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Showrooms

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Showrooms

Proper lighting is essential to today’s brick-and-mortar retailers, especially those that sell goods in showroom settings. Whether you’re selling appliances, electronics, or jewelry, retail lighting design serves a similar purpose in successful showrooms. First,...
Psychology of Productivity with Lighting

Psychology of Productivity with Lighting

Have you ever worked in a warehouse or distribution center? If you have, you know first-hand that safety and efficiency are essential for successful day-to-day operations. To maintain a productive environment, warehouse spaces must have a lighting system that works...
Exterior Architectural Lighting

Exterior Architectural Lighting

Exterior Architectural Lighting Outdoor architectural LED lighting is what brings the “wow factor” to outdoor spaces. Outdoor garden and building lighting is used to draw the eye to certain features through light and shadow. This increases curb appeal, makes buildings...
The Smart Light Life at Home

The Smart Light Life at Home

If you have never used smart lighting in your home, it may be difficult to imagine the benefits of smart LED light bulbs. After all, most people view light bulbs as a purely functional feature of their home. But there is a reason people who switch to smart lighting...
Interior Architectural Lighting

Interior Architectural Lighting

Have you ever entered a space for the first time and felt instantly calm and comfortable? Or tense and anxious? It’s highly likely the space’s lighting influenced your initial reaction. Lighting brings warmth and emotion to architectural design and plays an important...
CCT8 Tubes

CCT8 Tubes

Commercial buildings are in a state of constant evolution. The networks and systems that keep these spaces functioning properly are always evolving, too. As technology advances for lighting, heating, security, and other systems, opportunities arise to improve the...
Area Lights for Parking Lots

Area Lights for Parking Lots

Good lighting is the key to making people feel comfortable in a parking lot. Dark corners and large, shadowy spaces tend to make people feel nervous or unsafe. Brightly lit parking lots, on the other hand, make for an area that feels safe, clean, and inviting.   How...
Edge Lit Panels vs Back Lit

Edge Lit Panels vs Back Lit

If you are planning to transition from fluorescent troffer lights to LED panels, you probably have a few questions. One of the most common questions about commercial lighting upgrades is around the difference between edge lit LED panels and back lit panels. The good...
Hotel Room Lighting Tips

Hotel Room Lighting Tips

Since hotels have a wide variety of different spaces, from common areas to private rooms, there are varied lighting needs throughout the building that must be accommodated in order to ensure a positive experience for your guests and staff. If you’re trying to light...
How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Offices

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Offices

The amount and type of lighting we encounter throughout the day has a direct effect on our moods. Lighting has an impact on everything from focus to appetite. Poor lighting may even contribute to depression and vitamin deficiencies.  The biological and psychological...
Benefits of Round High Bay Lighting

Benefits of Round High Bay Lighting

Benefits of Round High Bay Lighting If you run a commercial facility, office space, or any other space that requires large-scale lighting, you are probably familiar with high bay lighting. As LED technology has advanced over the years, LED high bay lights have...
Parking Lot Lighting for Your Building

Parking Lot Lighting for Your Building

Parking lot lighting is an important element of commercial lighting design, though it is often overlooked. It may not be the most glamorous outdoor lighting, but great parking lot lighting ensures that people feel safe and comfortable when they enter and leave your...
How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Hospitality

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Hospitality

Within the first few seconds after entering the lobby, guests have already formed their first opinions of your hotel. For travelers, the atmosphere of a hotel lobby sets their expectations and provides a glimpse of what’s to come in their guest rooms. If people are...
How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Retail

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Retail

Human behavior is influenced by a seemingly infinite number of external factors. Sometimes we’re not even consciously aware of what’s causing our specific reaction or response. Our subconscious minds automatically react to sensory cues all around us – music, scents,...
How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Education

How Light Impacts Psychology & Mood in Education

Scientific studies from recent years have shown that lighting can significantly affect how well students perform in the classroom. For example, if lighting is too dim, or if it flickers overhead, students may have trouble focusing and retaining information. Poor...
Color Bulbs for Every Season

Color Bulbs for Every Season

Decorating your home for a particular season or holiday is a great way to liven up the atmosphere within your space. Placing colorful crafts and decor items throughout your home certainly adds seasonal charm. But if you want to take your decorating to a whole new...
Lighting for the Office

Lighting for the Office

When work life throws a better office job your way every few years, you take it. A new job or more experience looks good on your resume, and new office stories are fun to share. One recent story is actually insightful, and reveals a lot about people. During small-talk...
Commercial Lighting Trends 2022

Commercial Lighting Trends 2022

Business analysts predict 2022 could be the commercial lighting industry’s biggest year to date. Forecasts show increased demand, and potentially record-breaking numbers. Last year, the lighting industry put in plenty of overtime innovating and developing new...
Residential Lighting Trends 2022

Residential Lighting Trends 2022

Every year, we eagerly anticipate the design and lighting industry’s list of top home lighting trends. So many external factors determine what makes the cut. Interior design trends, current social attitudes, and industry insider opinions all influence which home...
HID Replacements

HID Replacements

Commercial spaces require constant maintenance. From daily tasks, to ongoing repairs, the projects never seem to stop. It takes a lot of hard work and effort. But it’s all worth it, especially when a job is finished, and everyone loves the end results. Minor tasks are...
Home & Kitchen Lighting Fixtures

Home & Kitchen Lighting Fixtures

In your home, each room has its own unique personality, function, and purpose. Some spaces, like the kitchen, have become so multifunctional, their identity is now hard-to-define. The best way to describe a kitchen may be the age-old, yet still meaningful saying that...
Office Hanging Lights

Office Hanging Lights

There was a time when companies thought that the best office lighting had to be fluorescent, overhead, and recessed in a drop ceiling. When scientific research started to link employees’ headaches, eye strain, and fatigue to overly bright, or excessively dim...
Ceiling Lights & Light Bulbs – Changing Your Home

Ceiling Lights & Light Bulbs – Changing Your Home

How do you make a house feel like a home? One of the most effective ways to add ambiance to any space is lighting. Even if everything else about a room stays exactly the same, changing the lights can change the entire feel of the space. Create the feeling you want in...
Commercial Horticulture Lighting – Grow Lights

Commercial Horticulture Lighting – Grow Lights

Good lighting can make or break your indoor farming operation. Of all the factors that contribute to plant health, light is the most important. When growing plants indoors, you have the opportunity to completely control the light your plants receive. So, why not take...
TCP Continues to Be Green

TCP Continues to Be Green

As the leading LED manufacturer, TCP is committed to finding new ways to be eco-friendly. And while LED technology saves massive amounts of electricity every year, TCP believes there is always room for improvement. That’s why we continue to innovate, looking for the...
Emergency Lighting for Your Building

Emergency Lighting for Your Building

Emergency lighting is a requirement for your building to ensure safety when things go wrong. If there’s a fire, a utility outage, or a power failure, there are state and federal regulations, fire codes, insurance policies, and even Occupational Safety and Health...
Do’s & Don’ts of Retrofit Lighting

Do’s & Don’ts of Retrofit Lighting

Do you operate an older building? If so, chances are, you are currently dealing with outdated lighting. While the new construction standard used to be incandescent and fluorescent lights, modern LEDs have taken over. Their low energy usage and long lifespans are not...
Lighting Overlooked Areas in Your Home

Lighting Overlooked Areas in Your Home

When it comes to lighting your home, what rooms do you think of first? Most people focus their lighting efforts in living rooms, kitchens, and bedrooms. And while it is always important to have great lighting in these rooms, there are other spaces in the home that...
Warm vs Cool Lighting in the Fall

Warm vs Cool Lighting in the Fall

As days get shorter and leaves begin to change color, you may find yourself wanting to make changes in your home decor to keep up with the fall season. Many people switch out drapes, blankets, and table settings to set the tone for autumn. But have you ever considered...
New Benefits of TCP’s Outdoor Area Lighting

New Benefits of TCP’s Outdoor Area Lighting

The quality of your outdoor area lights plays an important role in your overall outdoor lighting design, both aesthetically and functionally.  Bright, consistent light helps increase security on your property and ensures the safety of anyone who walks through your...
The Perfect Lights for Students

The Perfect Lights for Students

Our eyes help the brain retain new information and collaborate with others, making them an important part of the learning process. But as interactive flat panels (IFPs) replace more and more chalkboards, it is more important than ever to prioritize students’ eye...
Outdoor Lighting – Dos & Don’ts

Outdoor Lighting – Dos & Don’ts

When done well, landscape lighting does more than just provide function and safety to your home. It also creates an atmosphere that increases the curb appeal of your home and makes entertaining outside feel special.   Outdoor lighting is more than just pointing lights...
Outdoor Stadium Lighting

Outdoor Stadium Lighting

As any avid sports fan knows, going to a sporting event is not just about who wins or loses. Attending a game is an experience in itself. With food, drinks, and fellow fans, game attendees want to go home with a lifelong memory.  But this can’t happen if fans can’t...
Renovating Empty Spaces: Horticulture

Renovating Empty Spaces: Horticulture

Renovating Empty Spaces with Horticulture Grow Lights The landscape of the agriculture industry is quickly shifting, largely due to advancements in technology. Technology has always pushed the agriculture industry forward—from new ways to harvest crops to the creation...
Lighting Up Your Retail Display

Lighting Up Your Retail Display

For your products to look their best, well designed and high quality retail display lighting is key. There are quite a few factors to consider when choosing retail display lighting fixtures. The best retail lighting design for you will depend on your store’s layout...
Lighting Up Your Artwork

Lighting Up Your Artwork

Artwork enhances the uniqueness and overall ambiance of any commercial space or museum. Compared to blank walls, walls with specially selected art feel inviting and comfortable. So, how do you make sure your art looks its best? Display lighting for artwork is...
Under Cabinet Lighting

Under Cabinet Lighting

Improve the functionality of your kitchen with extra task lighting. Under cabinet lighting provides extra illumination for the best possible cooking, baking, and late-night snacking experience.  What are under cabinet lights? Under cabinet lighting is installed...
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