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Ideal for both new construction and retrofit projects, WAC InvisiLED Tape Lights perform effectively for a broad range of applications including cove lighting, under counters and bars, toe kick spaces, display windows, refrigerated cases, trade show booths and architectural accents.

The energy efficient LED tape delivers a crisp, quality light while only using two watts per-foot. It has a life expectancy up to 50,000 hours and operates on a 12-volt AC Class II power supply center.

Flexible and easy to install, InvisiLED offers an extremely low profile. Less than one-eight of an inch tall and just seven-sixteenths of an inch wide, the LED tape lights are virtually invisible. LEDs (light emitting diodes) are spaced evenly one-inch apart.

The self-adhesive tape is designed with 3M adhesive backing and ideal for customizing lighting designs to meet the exact specifications of each project. LED tape is available in two-inch sections, as well as one-foot and five-foot sections that are field cuttable at the end of each run. InvisiLED is crafted in a sealed thermoplastic enclosure for longlasting durability but flexible enough to negotiate curves effortlessly.

WAC InvisiLED is  available in White, Blue, Red, Green and Amber.

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Now is a great time to purchase LEDs and take advantage of instant rebates available through BC Hydro offers $5 off* LED bulbs and $13 off* LED fixtures.

*Select Power Smart qualified products only. Some conditions apply. See in-store for details.There has never been a better time to switch to LED Lighting!
Norburn is offering an instant rebate on certified LED replacement lamps.

The average home has approximately 30 light sockets and there’s an LED bulb for almost every one. With the versatility now offered by LEDs, it’s never been easier to find the right bulb for your need.

LED bulbs offer the highest efficiency with lowest operating cost of all lighting alternatives.

Here are some additional facts about LED’s:

LED bulbs fit most standard lighting fixtures and offer clear and flattering directional lighting

Some bulbs feature omni-directional lighting, where the light diffuses in all directions

Safe for children’s rooms as the bulbs are not hot, contain no mercury and don’t shatter

Great for hard to reach fixtures as you don’t have to change them as often as traditional bulbs

Norburn carries approved LED light bulbs to suit any room in the house.

Now is a great time to purchase LED’s and take advantage of instant rebates available through BC Hydro offers $5 off* LED bulbs and $13 off* LED fixtures.*Select Power Smart qualified products only. Some conditions apply. See in-store for details.

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Where – Norburn Lighting 4600 Hastings Street, Burnaby

When – 6pm – 9pm April 30th

Transformations in Lighting 2013 Seminar
There is general agreement that we have barely begun to unlock the full potential—and energy saving impact—of LED and OLED technology.

This gathering of lighting professionals is an opportunity to meet lighting industry leaders to explore and gain a deeper understanding of the improvements  innovative new directions in solid state lighting And with its focus on the cutting edge, it’s a way to stay current with an industry moving at warp speed. This workshop offers a unique forum to learn, share, interact, and build partnerships.

Invited speakers and industry professionals will share insights on the latest technology advances and what this means for the construction and renovation industry.
Additional highlights include:
Lighting for the ageing eye
As the aging adult population continues to increase in North America, quality lighting’s role in meeting the needs of an aging visual system becomes ever more important.As we age, even healthy eyes become more sensitive to glare – they require higher contrasts to see than they did when we were younger, as well as higher illumination levels. The need for higher light levels also means that control of sources of light is especially important. This seminar describes some of the changes that can be incorporated in to a home’s lighting design to make it more comfortable and secure.

rsvp [email protected]  or call 604 299 0666

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Thank you to everyone who took the time to attend our Transformations in Lighting LED OLED seminar on April 26th. Close to 100 industry professionals attended the event sponsored by Juno Lighting, Standard Products, WAC Lighitng, Hadco Philips, Aquabrass, Riobel and Fleurco.

A great spread of food courtesy of “The Butler Did It”. Congratulations to the winners of the terrific door prizes. And a big thank you to the staff who organized, especially James and Steffanie.

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Where wellbeing takes shape, color and aroma

SHAPE

More than just a shower, cura rain-head stimulates your senses in an absorbing new experience. Never before has a simple jet of water offered so much. Rejuvenate yourself with an aura of wellbeing that will last all day long. Choose from the available two sizes (16” x 16” and 24’’ x 24”) and let cura do the rest.

COLOR
The integrated chromatherapy system in both cura rain heads will wrap you in a halo of real psychophysical wellbeing, lighting up your emotions. Choose the color that fits your mood from a range of 16 shades. With chromatherapy, you will enjoy a real sense of pleasure and positivity, for both the body and the soul. The 16” x 16” cura contains 4 RGB LED lamps, versus 6 for the 24” x 24” cura.

AROMA
The aromatherapy system offers three fragrances – floral, relax and energy – that will turn your room into a haven of wellbeing. It will give you a sensation of tranquility and relaxation for both the body and the mind. It acts as an equalizer, working on all three human dimensions: energetic, mental and physical. With the aromatherapy, cura lends a touch of magic to help you face your day with serenity.

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Solid State – LED – OLED – Lighting seminar April 26th Norburn Burnaby

Transformations in Lighting 2012 will provide a unique environment for designers, architects, electricians, landscape lighting specialist, home builders and specifiers to learn about the components and design of LED Lighting

Solid state lighting is a game changing technology. The rules for designing with light now have to be rewritten as this technology offers the designer new opportunities. LEDs can be applied in their thousands in luminaires or embedded in the architecture, and all could be controlled individually to obtain the perfect lighting design. These developments are  exciting but we need to understand how they will enhance people’s lives for the better. For this workshop, the aim is to explore new ways of interacting with light that suits our ideas for the future and exploits the possibilities of the LED.

Three guest speakers will  share insights on the state of the industry and the many problems end users are facing. Food and Refreshments will be provided. Door Prizes including an IPAD 3

RSVP – mailto:[email protected]

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Noburn Lighting in Burnaby is proud to announce the completion of its new lighting experience theatre.

What’s the best way to light a picture over the mantel? What kind of recessed down lights would be best in the great room?

Are low-voltage halogen recessed lights over the dining room table worth it? Will halogen spotlights really make my crystal look as good as it did in the jewellery store?

Is LED, fluorescent, xenon, or LED under cabinet lighting right for me?

Get the answers to these and many more lighting questions in our lighting theatre where you can experiment with various fixtures in realistic room settings until you find what works best for you.

The Juno lighting theatre showroom is designed to showcase the very best in lighting systems. The theatre showcases unique lighting solutions, from accenting décor and creating a specific mood to enhancing safety and security. Our stunning presentations and knowledgeable staff can satisfy every lighting control need. Schedule a tour with a design professional today.

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Now Available At Norburn – SSL Architectural Product Innovation AwardWAC LIGHTING’s LEDme Step Lights

Constructed with a cast aluminum body, WAC’s Step and Wall Lights can be dimmed with an ELV dimmer and feature a replaceable LED module. The LED luminaires minimize energy consumption and maintenance while extending their life to 50,000 hours.

Faceplates are available in White, Bronze and Brushed Nickel designer finishes to coordinate with a variety of decors.

The new LEDme® Step Light family, which won the PIA in the category of Specialty and Miscellaneous Lighting, is offered in versatile, horizontal and circular scoop designs for a clean, seamless installation without any visible hardware. These 120-voltage luminaires offer a wide beam angle for broad lighting distribution and deliver balanced, consistent lighting free of shadows and glare

The Step Light luminaires are IP66 rated and UL listed for wet locations and are backed by WAC Lighting’s five-year product warranty.

“We are proud that our LEDme® Step Lights have been recognized for their design and engineering innovation by SSL Architectural magazine,” stated WAC Lighting President Shelley Wald. “Designed with architectural aesthetics and performance in mind, our energy efficient Step Lights offer a sleek profile and enhanced functionality.”

About Architectural SSL Product Innovation Awards (PIAs)

The Architectural SSL Product Innovation Awards (PIA) recognize innovative LED and solid-state luminaires and fixtures on the market, while also spotlighting the industry leaders behind the components that make up these light sources. With judging and evaluation of products and systems from a distinguished panel of 24 designers and lighting specialists skilled in product evaluation, the SSL PIA program awards manufacturers based on attributes, qualities, functionality and/or performance beyond industry standards.

The WAC Lighting Story

WAC Lighting is a leading global manufacturer and innovative designer of lighting for Luxury Residential, Commercial, Hospitality, Institutional and Architectural applications, specializing in track, recessed, under cabinet, monorail and decorative lighting, with a new sustainable LED collection.

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“Imagine a sensory experience that harmoniously blends 5 therapies. The sounds take you away. You breathe in tiny droplets of essential oils, savoring the aromas while warmth, light, and color make your experience even more transformative.”

Vedana® invites you to rediscover your essential self in the comfort of your own home.

What could be better than having your own spa in your own home? The Vedana spa shower system from Bain Ultra makes it possible to enjoy five different therapies! Promoting sensations of mental and physical well-being, the Vedana offers terrific therapeutic benefits, with proven technologies like chromatherapy, sound and light therapy, aromatherapy, as well as BainUltra’s high performance Thermotherapy systems! Hydro-thermo massage expertise combined with the Vedana system make for an experience like no other. You can experiment with the therapies, until you find the perfect combinations to sooth, refresh, relax or invigorate at any time. Coordinate the spa shower with your own style by choosing one of four different colors: White, Biscuit, Mexican Sand or Sandbar.

Choose an experience to fit your needs and state of mind. Vedana combines the effects of five integrated therapies—thermotherapy®, light therapy®, chromatherapy, sound therapy®, and aromatherapy—so that you derive maximum benefits from these four stations on your journey:

Clear your mind
Center yourself
Open up to wonder
Experience gratitude

These experiences were created to guide you toward a change of mood, a journey of the senses. Each of the stations on your voyage can be enjoyed on its own or combined with the others to go deeper into the experience. Every day is unique, so we made Vedana flexible to adapt to your needs. Because it’s your journey.

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IDSwest 2011 transformed the Vancouver Convention Centre into a mecca of the latest, greatest, bravest and cutting edge from designers, manufactures and retailers (a big tip of the hat to ourselves) last week, the response we received from the many visitors we had to our booth was extremely encouraging. The favorites were the Swarovski Crystal and a lot of  interest in LED, decorative, linear and recessed. Thank you to everyone who came to see us and to the staff who put the booth together, Brett Robinson and Ward Martin for making trip out from Winnipeg and attending the show everyday. We will be making the draw for the $500 gift card on October 15th. The winner will be notified via email.