LED Supply & Fit | Blog

Setting Up Electricity in your New Building

When it comes to relocating your house, packing and shipping things is the centre of attention, but that’s not all you need to worry about. Many people, in hindsight, forget about the necessity of setting up their gas and electrical means before moving in. Worry not, there is still time, and with our help you could speed up the process and procure the needed services efficiently. You can read up all about the same on the Switch Plan guide to setting up gas and electricity. Since shifting is not done... Read More

Bishop Auckland case study 29/09/2021

Case study: Bishop Auckland College & Nursery

LED Supply & Fit works across the UK and can help customers save up to 90 per cent on their electricity bills via innovative LED products. Director and owner, Gary Rudd has over 20 years’ experience as an electrician and in the last 12 months, the company has replaced over 900,000 standard lights with energy saving LED Lights, resulting in millions of pounds saved by customers and the reduction of over 3000 tonnes of carbon emissions. One of the organisations LED Supply & Fit recently worked with is the Bishop... Read More

EMCON 08/09/2021

LED Supply & Fit to exhibit at EMCON

Founded in 2014, Aycliffe Business Park’s LED Supply & Fit has seen huge growth in the last 24 months and shows no sign of slowing down, as it prepares to exhibit at the annual EMCON expo. LED Supply & Fit has seen web sales increase 84 per cent year on year from 2018 to 2019 and a further 43 percent from 2019 to 2020 – despite the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The growth prompted a move to larger premises in September 2020 and recruitment, too – adding two new members of... Read More

Gary Rudd 03/08/2021

LED Supply & Fit Team: Gary Rudd

Gary Rudd founded LED Supply & Fit in 2014, and has been providing electrical services for over 20 years. He has completed hundreds of electrical projects on commercial, industrial and residential premises and has steered the business from a start-up to a national distributor of high quality LED lighting supplies. Gary says: “My career has been a real journey – plenty of hard work, ‘blood, sweat and tears’ as they say, but I’m still climbing and want to push on further.” His role encompasses a bit of everything, from admin... Read More

high bay lighting 27/07/2021

High Bay Lighting + LED Warehouse Lighting

When lighting large indoor spaces, LED High Bay lighting consistently outperforms other types of luminaires, making it a popular choice for lighting in warehouses, gymnasiums, and department stores— particularly those with high ceilings and extensive floor space. Considering efficiency, quality and maintenance requirements, this LED system can often improve your facility and save you money in the process. The most common alternatives, metal halide, high pressure sodium, and fluorescent bulbs, all have contraindications for this type of usage. Typically seen illuminating sports fields and arenas, metal halide (MH) is adequate... Read More

dave thompson 30/06/2021

LED Supply & Fit Team: Dave Thompson

Dave Thompson joined the company in September 2017 and is our Operations Manager. His daily role includes processing orders, managing stock control, ordering stock and being a major point of contact for our customers. If you call the office, it’s highly likely that you will speak with Dave. Dave says: “I’m really enjoying my time here, it’s enabling me to fulfil my career aspirations while working with a great team of people. I’ve watched the company evolve to become a major LED supplier, expanding exponentially and I’m proud to have... Read More

LED lights 18/05/2021

The Benefits of LED Lights in the Workplace

Why LED lights? Reduce the amount your business spends on energy by switching from old fluorescent, halogen, high-pressure sodium, and incandescent lighting to LED fittings and lamps. Here are some of the reasons that LEDs are a great option in the workplace! Long Life Average LED lights last around 50,000 hours, whereas a 15-watt fluorescent bulb may only last around 8,500 hours – so the average LED can last around 5 times longer than a normal bulb. This results in lower maintenance costs in both labour and replacement parts. This... Read More

steph lane 04/05/2021

LED Supply & Fit team: Steph Lane

Steph joined the company in July 2017 and is one of our directors, overseeing the day to day operations of the business. Steph works from the office, managing staff and teams, reviewing, developing and promoting the success of the business, and describes herself as ‘a networker and negotiator’. Her first job was washing hair and making brews for the customers at a local hair salon, before moving on to a career in sales. After leaving school she became as travel consultant (something she still finds time to do, despite a... Read More

LED Supply & Fit Team 31/03/2021

LED Supply & Fit team: Amy Lowes

Let’s introduce the LED Supply & Fit team… Amy joined us in October 2020 as an Apprentice Digital Marketer, tasked with helping to run our social media and email marketing, along with numerous office tasks. She’s already made a great impact on our operations and has helped to streamline our sales process, too. Amy works in a pub on weekends (usually, ah Covid!) which was her first real job and is probably responsible for her excellent customer service skills and telephone manner! If you’ve called the office, it’s likely that... Read More


LED Installation

LED lights are a popular upgrade, especially in commercial properties. They are versatile and can be used in multiple ways, such as under counters and display units, behind TVs and around picture frames. But they are also useful for lighting busy production or industrial areas. LEDs emit far less heat while in use, compared to traditional bulbs and as such, use less electricity. They last longer than other types of bulbs such as halogen, meaning that energy bills are lower each month. They don’t require replacing as often either which... Read More