Lighting controls offer features such as dimmers, auto light timers and remote controls for your home light fixtures. Using some type of auto-control on your lights improves safety and saves you money by turning off your lights when they’re not needed. According to a recent consumer survey, the top three rooms people find it most useful to install lighting controls are the bathroom, bedroom and entryway.
There is a wide variety of products that allow you to automatically control your lights and they fall into three basic categories:
- Dusk to Dawn Sensors
- Light Remote Controls
- Motion Sensors
HW2165 Add-On Wireless Wall Switch to Control Light In Ro...Eliminate the need for a pull chain and add remote capability to a lamp or light fixture. The HW2165 (replaces the HW2162) is a kit that features a wireless remote light switch and a screw-in light socket controlled by the remote$31.98
Carlon HW2195B Heavy Duty Outdoor Lights Remote Control K...Operate Christmas lights, lamp, TV, stereo or other small appliance with the convenience of a remote. Simply plug an item into the box and the handy remote allows you to control it from up 80 ft. away. Approved for indoor or outdoor use.$26.98
HS3110D-SERIES Security Flood Light Motion Sensor Light A...Instantly turn your outdoor flood lights (or almost any light for that matter) into security lighting using the HS3110D Motion Sensor Light Adapter Kit. When motion is detected, the sensor instantly turns your lighting on.$14.98 – $29.98
HS2144 Carlon Add On PIR Sensor For Lighting ControlsThis is an add-on wireless motion sensor for use with Carlon HS3605, HS360, and HS3655. This wireless motion sensor will detect motion and send a wireless signal to one of the Carlon light control devices listed.$26.98
Carlon HS310D Security Dusk/Dawn Light Control Lighting C...Turn your home lighting into security lighting with our HS310D. Plug lamp into device the device into wall and the photocell manages turning your lamp on and off at dusk and dawn.$12.98
HS250D Carlon Outdoor Flood Light w/ Photocell Timer Ligh...Install this dusk-to-dawn flood light controller in seconds for automated control of your outdoor flood lights. Suited for wet and dry conditions alike, this product screws easily into your existing flood light socket. After screwing it in, simply install your flood light into the HS250D.$13.98
Xodus Innovations HW2172 Wireless Remote Wall Switch w/ P...$31.98
When you want a simple to setup and simple to use way to remotely control a lamp (and many more products), the HW2175 by Xodus Innovations is a sure bet.
HS3605 Carlon PIR Sensor Light Controller w/ Remote Contr...This easy to install product will turn on your lamp when a car enters your driveway or any object moves within the sensor detection zone. By turning on a light when a car approaches your home, you have an inexpensive security product. Plus, wouldn't it be nice to walk into your home at night and have a light turned on for you?$24.99
Carlon HS300D Indoor/outdoor Dusk Dawn Light Control Ligh...$10.98
Rated for indoor and outdoor (in enclosed applications) use, the HS300D is an easy to install lighting control unit for incandescent only bulbs. Save time and money by having the HS300D turn your lights on at dusk and off at dawn. Photocell pivots so you can position it for maximum light exposure.
XL150D Light adapter with Rotary Dimmer Lighting ControlIf you find hardwired dimmers difficult to install and use, then here is the XL150D wireless rotary dimmer to the rescue. Lesser quality products may be found at the box stores...don't be fooled by them...this is a high quality product.$11.98
Carlon XP150D Dusk to Dawn Lighting Add-On Control adapte...Perfect for security home lighting! No special programming necessary! Easy to install-screw our adapter into lamp and screw in light bulb$12.98
XP60 Carlon Dusk-Dawn Lighting Control Adapters For Cande...Great automatic light control great for outdoor coach lights. The XP60 is a Carlon light control product that will automatically turn your light on at dusk and off at dawn. Adapts a standard light fixture to be used with candelabra bulbs.$14.98
UC-2000 Craftmade Universal Remote Control Kit for Ceilin...Need to install a remote control or replace a broken remote control for your ceiling fan? The UC-2000 is a universal remote control kit for a ceiling fan and an excellent replacement for the discontinued Dimango RC1000.$54.90
HS570 Carlon Hardwired Photocell Swivel Mount Light Contr...Swivel Hardwired Photocell Light Control. Keeps your lights on from dusk to dawn for added home security and safety. This photocontrol can be hardwired easily in minutes. Always know your lights are on to deter intruders from approaching your home or property whether you are at home or away.$22.98
SK-1 Basic Lighting Control Starter Kit by Skylink Lighti...$38.98
You don't have to spend a fortune to automate your lighting, or other appliance for that matter. The SK-1 is a cost-effective starter kit used to control the lighting of a lamp.
Skylink SK-10 Motion Activated Lighting Kit Lighting Cont...Imagine a light that instantly turns on when motion is detected. This inexpensive lighting starter kit by Skylink Technologies does just that. This kit features everything you need to get start AND allows you to easily expand it to meet your needs.$44.98
SK-2 Skylink Technologies Wireless Remote Lighting Contro...$59.98
This cost-effective wireless home control ligting kit gives you remote control capability for up to 2 lamps with is starter kit. Turning your lights on and off, or dimming, cannot be easier than it is with this kit by Skylink.
Heath Zenith BL-6132-WH Wireless Remote Control Kit Light...This device from Heath Zenith will allow you to add wireless control to outdoor and indoor plug in devices. The indoor plug-in will control 500W of incandescent lighting and 300W of fluorescent lighting as well as 1/3 hp motor. The outdoor plug-in will control 960W of incandescent and fluorescent lighting as well as 1/3 hp motor. The device will be able to receive a wireless signal up to 50 ft away.$33.38
Carlon HLD500D Floor Lamp Dimmer Repair Kit Lighting Cont...$14.98
For Replacing worn-out dimmer controls. Use on halogen torcheries, floor lamps and some halogen desk lamps.
PL-318 Skylink Light Control Receiver w/ Dimming Ability$22.98
Available as an add-on to the Skylink HomeControl series of products, this is the a lighting control receiver used to control a lamp or other lighting-type appliance with a max load of 300W. Using a compatible Skylink remote control transmitter, control a light connected to this receiver up to 500 feet away.