How to take control of your lights with lighting control solutions

Well designed lighting can transform the look of a room, create a warm, welcoming ambience and even reduce your power bills. Katie from HPM tells us how you can take control of your lighting with their range, whether you’re building or renovating.

Take charge of your downlights

To get the best out of your downlights, HPM offers a great range of lighting control solutions. These will help you save on your energy bills, but also deliver new levels of convenience and comfort. They can even give you that added wow factor when you’re entertaining guests or selling your home.

Light switches and dimmers for every room

From wireless switches to traditional rotary style dimmers and soft-touch, push-button dimmers, HPM provides a range of lighting control solutions for the home. The elegant Arteor range of leading edge and trailing edge dimmer switches, is a stylish and sought-after collection that can add a touch of high-end luxury to your home. 

Build your on light switch

The Arteor and VIVO range of dimmer switches and buttons give your room a modern look. VIVO is the first collection that allows you to build your ideal light switch using a range of components. From vibrant hues to sleek metallic finishes and beautifully blended neutrals. You could even choose a two-toned relective coverplate to contrast your existing décor. 

HPM also offer a range of PIR sensors to help keep your home safe and protected. 

Get your lighting sorted

Take a look at the wide range of lighting controls available at your local Bunnings Warehouse.

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Health & Safety

Asbestos, lead-based paints and copper chromium arsenic (CCA) treated timber are health hazards you need to look out for when renovating older homes. These substances can easily be disturbed when renovating and exposure to them can cause a range of life-threatening diseases and conditions including cancer. For information on the dangers of asbestos, lead-based paint and CCA treated timber and tips for dealing with these materials contact your local council's Environmental Health Officer or visit our Health & Safety page.

When following our advice in our DIY videos, make sure you use all equipment, including PPE, safely by following the manufacturer’s instructions. Check that the equipment is suitable for the task and that PPE fits properly. If you are unsure, hire an expert to do the job or talk to a Bunnings Team Member

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