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Where to buy lighting equipment?

Lamps are commonly available in supermarkets, discount department stores, or hardware stores. They can also be purchased through electrical suppliers and lighting stores. Luminaires can be purchased in discount department stores, hardware stores, or building supply stores. A greater variety of luminaires can be found in lighting showrooms or through electrical suppliers. Lighting controls can be purchased at hardware stores, building supply stores, and discount department stores. In many cases, manufacturers do not sell the product directly to the consumer, but they will be able to help you find the best place to purchase their products. Below is a list of manufacturers to help customers get information and start their shopping. This is not a complete list of manufacturers, so check several sources before buying lighting equipment. This partial list of manufacturers in no way implies endorsement by the LRC and AARP Andrus Foundation.

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