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Making the Right Choice: 17 Questions to Ask Before Purchasing LED Ceiling Panels

You’ve decided LED ceiling panels are right for your next improvement, whether new construction or a remodeling project. But there are a lot of brands out there.  Which should you choose? Here are some questions to guide your decision.

    1. Do you require fixtures manufactured with a driver construction that provides quality dimming and high-frequency flickering filtering?
    2. Do the competitive fixtures have a diffuser lens constructed from polycarbonate (PC) or acrylic (PMMA)?
    3. Do the competitive fixtures have a back – plate finish coating that minimizes or eliminates hot or cold spots, and equally spreads the light distribution?
    4. Will the application require suspended fixtures?  Will the construction of the fixture withstand sagging in suspended applications?
    5. Will the fixture require motion sensors?   Example microwave.
    6. Will the fixtures require an emergency ballast?
    7. Do the competitive products include LED chips that are IP?
    8. What Lumen Package are you requiring?
    9. What specifications will the application require?  Kelvins, Controls, Power factor, DLC, or installation accessories.
    10. What is your budget for this application?
    11. How many fixtures will be required?
    12. Do you require a lighting layout or ROI?
    13. What is your target price point per fixture?
    14. What warranty is required for application?
    15. Are Utility Rebates available to help improve the ROI and reduce the cost of purchasing the new panels?
    16. What is the timeframe of the application/jobs installation?
    17. Do you need a sample?

QLS offers a high quality LED ceiling panel, perfect for offices, schools, hospitals and more. Email support@qlightsource.com to find a distributor in your area. Or call 833-755-1734 to learn more about QLS silent, ultra-thin LED ceiling panels.