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How to distinguish wall washer and flood light?

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With the development of the lighting industry, there are more and more types of lamps. Today we will talk about the difference between wall washers and flood lights.

What is wall washer?


Wall washer is a commonly used lighting fixture widely used in various design fields, mainly used for architectural decoration lighting.

It allows light to shine through the wall like a wash, and is often used to outline the outline of a large building. Because LED light has the characteristics of energy saving, high luminous efficiency, rich color, long life, the wall washer lamps of other light sources are gradually replaced by LED wall washer lights.

What is flood light?


The flood light is a point light source that can illuminate evenly in all directions, and its illumination range can be adjusted arbitrarily. Floodlights are the most widely used light source in the production of renderings. Standard flood lights are used to illuminate the entire scene.

How to distinguish?

1. The wall washer is a kind of floodlight, which is used to illuminate the wall. Can be used as landscape lighting. Floodlights are a general term. Floodlights can be called floodlights with an angle of light of 90 degrees, and they have a wide range of functions.

2. The most direct way to distinguish is the shape. Wall washers are mostly linear, while flood lights are generally square.

3. The flood light can aim in any direction and can change the angle.Wall washer lights are generally used for landscape lighting, such as lighting projects, shopping malls, subways and other panoramic lighting.

The application effect display:


(Wall washer light)


(Flood light)