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
Add Wireless Wall Switch to Control Light In Room$31.98
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
Heavy Duty Remote Control$26.98
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.
Flood Light Motion Sensor Light Adapter Kit$14.98 – $29.98
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.
Add On Motion Sensor for Carlon Light Controls$26.98
This 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.
Outdoor Flood Light Photocell Timer Control$13.98
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.
Wireless Remote Wall Switch w/ Plug-in Receiver$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.
Motion Sensor Light Controller with Remote$24.99
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?
HS300D Indoor/outdoor Dusk Dawn Light Control$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.
Wireless Rotary Dimmer$11.98
If 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.
Dusk/Dawn Light Control$12.98
Perfect for security home lighting! No special programming necessary! Easy to install-screw our adapter into lamp and screw in light bulb
Dusk-Dawn Light Control Candelabra Adapter$14.98
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.
Universal Remote Control Kit for Ceiling Fans$54.90
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.
Hardwired Photocell Swivel Mount Light Control$22.98
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.
Wireless Remote Control Kit$33.38
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.