Smart Lighting Systems

Smart lighting systems are the pinnacle of innovation for all residential and commercial spaces.

It’s a system that adds the finishing touch to any automated home and gives you more time to put your feet up and relax.

By connecting your home technologies to the Internet of Things (IoT), you will never have to worry if you’ve left the lights on again.

Home Automation

Why opt for Automated Lighting Systems?

Installing one of these systems brings your home closer to becoming automated and have the ultimate level of convenience. Working with several suppliers like Control4, Crestron and Lutron to open collaboration with your current home tech and integrate everything to work with the click of a button on your remote, tablet or phone.

Energy and Cost Efficiency

Smart lighting systems use advanced technologies such as LED bulbs and motion sensors to minimise energy consumption, reducing your carbon footprint.


Customisation and Control

You have complete control over the ambience and brightness of your space.

Adjust lighting levels and colours, and even create personalised schedules to suit you.


Motion detectors and remote access are great for pretending you’re at home when you’re away.

They keep people away and give you that extra peace of mind.

Health and Well-being

You could tailor your lighting to support your circadian rhythm and promote better sleep patterns. Smart lighting systems can mimic natural daylight, helping you stay alert during the day and relax in the evening.

The Components of Smart Lighting

From intelligent bulbs and switches to sensors, hubs, and smartphone apps, each element plays a crucial role in creating a seamlessly integrated lighting experience personalised to your needs and preferences.

Smart Bulbs

These intelligent light sources can be controlled from a central remote, tablet, or even your smartphone. You can have fun setting brightness or colour or creating new schedules for certain bulbs to follow.

If 9pm means mood-lighting, it’s incredibly easy to change.

Smart Switches

Enable wireless control over your lights, allowing you to turn them on or off, dim them, or create lighting scenes from anywhere using a smartphone or a compatible smart home system.


Detect motion, light levels, and even ambient temperature to automate lighting based on your preferences and needs. They contribute to energy savings and can help improve home security by activating lights only when necessary.


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Centralised Hubs

These act as the brain of your smart lighting system.They allow communication between different components and enable integration with other smart home devices. We work with Control4 and Lutron to command all bulbs and shades in your home with ease.


With the app installed on your smartphone or tablet, you can easily manage your lights, create schedules, and customise settings from anywhere with an internet connection.

Yes, even abroad.

How We Install Your Smart Lighting System

Starting the journey to smart lighting is simpler than you think. At Visual Control Systems, we’ll guide you through:

1. Choosing the Right System

There’s no one-size-fits-all for smart lighting solutions. We’ll help you select the smart lighting system that best suits your needs and preferences, considering factors such as budget, features, and compatibility with your existing setup.

2. Installation Requirements

Our experts will outline the installation process, including any necessary equipment or tools. Whether you’re retrofitting existing fixtures or starting from scratch, we’ll ensure a seamless installation experience.

3. Configuration and Calibration

Once installed, we’ll assist you in configuring and calibrating your smart lighting system to optimise performance and ensure all components are working harmoniously. From setting up schedules to fine-tuning sensor sensitivity, we’ll help you customise your lighting to perfection.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What are the advantages of using smart lighting systems?

Smart lighting systems offer several advantages, including energy efficiency, customisation and control, enhanced security, improved health and well-being, and significant cost savings.

2. How do smart lighting systems work?

Smart lighting systems utilise advanced technology, such as sensors, connectivity, and automation, to allow users to control their lights remotely through mobile apps or voice commands. These systems can adjust lighting levels, colours, and schedules to suit the user’s preferences and needs.

3. Can smart lighting systems be controlled remotely?

Yes, smart lighting systems can be controlled remotely using apps or voice commands. This allows users to adjust their lights from anywhere with an internet connection, providing convenience and flexibility.

4. Are smart lighting systems compatible with voice assistants?

Yes, many smart lighting systems are compatible with popular voice assistants like Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple HomeKit. You can easily control lights using simple voice commands, adding an extra layer of convenience to your smart home setup.

5. How much energy do smart lighting systems save?

They are designed to be energy-efficient, using LED technology and advanced controls to minimise energy consumption. It can help cut energy costs from around 35% to 70%, depending on usage and installed efficiency.

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Explore how Visual Control Systems smart lighting installation can transform your space and get in touch to speak to our experts today.

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