Do you have your own lighting ideas, but are not sure how to realize them? Want to know how to properly light a particular room? Or are you looking for expert advice and inspiration? Well, you’ve come to the right place.
Learn how the color temperature of a bulb can help you to create different moods.
See how color temperature determines if a bulb produces warm or cool light.
How to illuminate your garden at night
See how to light up the key features in your garden to bring it to life at night.
How to light your pathway
See how to combine different types of lighting to make your patio an extension of your living room at night.
How to light your front entrance
See how to create the right kind of lighting around your front entrance to welcome you and your visitors.
Learn about the differences between base types and how to pick the right one for your light fixture.
Amount of Light
See how lumen indicates the amount of light that a bulb produces.
Wide and focused light
See how the shape of a bulb has a big impact on the light effect it delivers.
See how halogen bulbs offer you a huge choice of lighting possibilities, with greater efficiency than standard incandescent bulbs.
Base and Shape
Light bulbs come in different shapes, with different bases. Learn what to look for and how to make the right choice.
See how a bulb's light effect is influenced by its coating and how this can help you create the right kind of lighting.
Light output is actually measured in lumen – not watt. Learn the difference and how to find out the amount of light a bulb produces.
See how to create mood by playing with colored light using Philips LivingColors.
Color Rendering Index
See how a high color rendering index makes colors appear natural.
See how energy savers can create the right light effect and ambience to fit your mood and reduce your lighting bills.
Create your own lighting plan
How to light your driveway
Learn how you can use different types of lighting in your driveway to make it easier to park your car and create a warm welcome.
See how LED bulbs can help you transform any living space with super efficiency and beautiful warm light.
Watt and lumen
Learn more about the difference between watt and lumen and what it says about a bulb.