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|Cloudy Bay in Wall Dimmer Switch with Green Indicator,for LED Light/CFL/Incandescent,3-Way Single Pole Dimmable Slide,600 Watt max,Cover Plate Included,White,2 Pack|
|GE Single Pole Dimmer Toggle Switch, On/Off/Dim Settings, for Dimmable LED, CFL and Incandescent Bulbs, DIY Project, UL Listed, Light Almond, 18053|
|Maxxima LED Dimmer 3-Way/Single Pole Electrical Light Switch, 600 Watt max, LED Compatible, Wall Plate Included – Almond|
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|Lutron Credenza LED+ 100-Watt Plug-In Lamp Dimmer Switch, TTCL-100H-BR, Brown|
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|Kasa Smart Dimmer Switch HS220, Single Pole, Needs Neutral Wire, 2.4GHz Wi-Fi Light Switch Works with Alexa and Google Home, UL Certified, No Hub Required|
|GE Single Pole Rotating Dimmer Switch, Rotate On/Off, Use with Dimmable LED, CFL, and Incandescent Bulbs, Includes Two Knob Colors, UL Listed, White/Light Almond, 18021|
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- What size dimmer switch do I need?
- How do I know which dimmer switch to buy?
- Do you need an electrician to put in a dimmer switch?
- Do you need an electrician to fit a dimmer switch?
- Is there a difference between a dimmer switch and a LED dimmer switch?
- How do you know if a dimmer switch is compatible?
- Can all light fixtures be dimmable?
- Can you put a non dimmable light fixture on a dimmer switch?
- Do LED lights need special dimmers?
- What kind of dimmer switch works with LED lights?
- Can any light fixture work with a dimmer switch?
- Can you put a non-dimmable light fixture on a dimmer switch?
- Can you make a non-dimmable light fixture dimmable?
What size dimmer switch do I need?
You should choose a dimmer based on the amount of power you need. Adding the total wattage of the bulbs you want to control is the easiest way to do it. There are four 60W bulbs in a fixture with a total wattage of 120. The 600W dimmer can be used to control this.
How do I know which dimmer switch to buy?
The total wattage of all the light bulbs the dimmer will control is what you want. If you want to control a fixture with ten 75- watt bulbs, you need a dimmer with a rating of 750 watt or higher.
Do you need an electrician to put in a dimmer switch?
If you’re comfortable with the process of installing a dimmer switch on your own, you should hire a licensed electrician.
Do you need an electrician to fit a dimmer switch?
Is it necessary for an electrician to replace light switches? Although it is possible to do the job yourself, we recommend that you get a qualified electrician to do the work.
Is there a difference between a dimmer switch and a LED dimmer switch?
You won’t be able to dim the light completely or not very well with a standard dimmer switch, which is why it’s not a good idea to use an LED light. There is a special electronic dimmer switch that needs to be used to have a fully functioning and dimming light.
How do you know if a dimmer switch is compatible?
To make sure your light bulbs and dimmer controls are compatible, you can check the lamp’s manufacturer spec sheet or dimmer compatibility sheet.
Can all light fixtures be dimmable?
The light bulb decides if you can dim or not. It’s important that the dimmer matches the light bulb technology in order for it to work correctly. Do you have the ability to dim any light bulb? I don’t think so.
Can you put a non dimmable light fixture on a dimmer switch?
Is it possible to change the color of them? It’s not possible to dim non-dimmableLED lights. When using non-dimmable lights in a dimmer circuit, they will either flicker or run at full brightness. They are likely to burn out more quickly.
Do LED lights need special dimmers?
A special dimmer is required for the lights to work. The old fashioned dimmer switch won’t work with the new generation of light bulbs. It’s not possible to simply lower the power to the driver.
What kind of dimmer switch works with LED lights?
The best dimmers to use are trailing edge and leading edge.
Can any light fixture work with a dimmer switch?
Standard dimmer switches are used in most light fixture. Determine if the fixture uses a line or low voltages. dimmer switches can be used to control the brightness of the rails and track lights.
Can you put a non-dimmable light fixture on a dimmer switch?
Do you think it’s possible to dim them? It’s not possible to dim non-dimmableLED lights. Non-dimmable lights in a dimmer circuit will flicker or run at full brightness. They are likely to burn out more quickly.
Can you make a non-dimmable light fixture dimmable?
If you put a non-dimmable bulb on a dimmable circuit, it won’t work.