United Kingdom (UK) Light Control Switches Market research report, 2028

United Kingdom (UK) Light Control Switches Market research report, 2028

Actual Market Research 30-04-2023 68 Pages Figures : 6 Tables : 20 Region : Europe Country : United Kingdom Category : Energy & Utility Lighting & Luminaires

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The history of light switches in the United Kingdom can be traced back to the early twentieth century. Before the widespread introduction of electrical illumination, people relied on gas lighting, which required manual control valves to switch the gas on and off. With the invention of electricity, the switch became the principal method of regulating lights and other electrical fixtures. The early light switches were simple toggle switches that required human operation. These switches were frequently constructed of porcelain or bakelite and were either installed on a surface or recessed into a wall. Dimmer switches were invented in the early twentieth century, allowing consumers to alter the brightness of their lights. New switch designs that provided greater convenience and control were introduced in the 1960s and 1970s. These included rocker switches that were easier to use and rotary switches that allowed customers to choose from a variety of lighting settings. Touch-sensitive switches became popular in the 1980s because they had a sleek, modern design and were easy to use. Smart switches are becoming more common in the United Kingdom. These switches enable customers to remotely control their lights and other fixtures using a smartphone app or voice commands. They can also be set to switch on and off lights automatically based on a schedule or motion sensors. According to the research report, “UK Light Control Switches Market research report, 2028 “, published by Actual Market research, the market was valued more than 335.61 million in 2022. In the United Kingdom, light switches are typically placed on the wall to the right of the door as you enter a room, with the switch operating in an up-and-down motion. This standard applies to both residential and commercial structures. Furthermore, separate switches for ceiling and wall lights are common in UK homes. Dimmers may be available in some circumstances to alter the brightness of the lights. The majority of UK light switches operate on a "live-switched" system, which implies that the switch interrupts the flow of the live wire rather than the neutral wire. This technology is thought to be more secure than a "neutral-switched" system, which is used in some other nations. Another growing trend in the UK is the incorporation of technology. Smart home systems are gaining popularity, and many consumers want light switches that can be controlled by smartphones, tablets, or voice assistants such as Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant. As a result, smart light switches that can be controlled remotely or via voice commands have been developed. Light switches that are aesthetically beautiful and can match the décor of a place are in high demand. Manufacturers provide a variety of design alternatives, such as switches with various finishes, colours, and materials. Some firms also have customizable switches that can be customised to match the décor of a place. The market is divided into Product Type, rocker and toggle switches, touch-based switches, dimmers, sensor-based switches, wireless/kinetic switches, and others (keypad switch, push button, lighted). Rocker and toggle switches have the highest market share in 2022. Wireless/ Kinetic switches are projected to grow with highest CAGR. Wireless and kinetic switches are expected to dominate the light and fixture control switches market in UK in the next years due to their convenience, energy efficiency, design flexibility, interaction with smart home systems, and lifespan. The most common types of switches used for lighting and fixtures control in the UK are the toggle switch, dimmer switch, rocker switch, and rotary switch. The UK market for light and fixture control switches is divided into Switch solution, standalone, and integrated. Among them, the integrated switch solution is predicted to develop at the fastest rate during the forecast period. Integrated switch solutions combine many functions into a single unit, conserving space and simplifying installation. This is especially true in smaller living areas or when rebuilding older homes with limited space. Some integrated switch systems allow for switch function customization, such as the ability to set numerous lighting scenarios or control other smart home devices. Customers now have greater control and flexibility over their lighting and home automation systems. Integrated switch solutions are usually sleek and modern in appearance, and come in a variety of shapes and finishes to complement diverse interior design trends. Many integrated switch systems are designed to be simple to install, usually utilising a snap-on or clip-on mounting method that may be fitted without the assistance of a professional. There are Several Events are organised in United Kingdom for promotion of light and Fixture switches in United Kingdom includes: LuxLive: A trade show and conference that showcases the latest lighting technology, including control systems, held annually in London. The Smart Home Show: An exhibition focused on home automation technology, including lighting control systems and switches, held annually in Birmingham. The Ideal Home Show: A popular consumer exhibition that features a variety of home improvement products, including lighting control switches and systems, held annually in London. The Homebuilding & Renovating Show: An event focused on building and renovating homes, featuring a range of products and services including lighting control systems and switches, held at various locations throughout the UK. The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show: Another event focused on building and renovating homes, featuring a range of products and services including lighting control systems and switches, held annually in Birmingham. Based on research the market is divided into application residential, commercial and others (industrial, highways, public places architectural place). Among them the residential segment holds the maximum market share of the market. During the forecast period the commercial sector is expected to gain maximum CAGR. Lighting control switches and systems can help reduce energy usage in commercial and industrial facilities by ensuring that lights are only turned on when they are required. Businesses and organisations can save a lot of money this way. The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) and the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) are two UK laws that mandate enterprises to use energy-efficient lighting and control systems. This is increasing the need for lighting control switches and systems that meet these criteria. The market is segmented by distribution channels: retail outlets, institutional, supermarkets and hypermarkets, and online. During the forecast period, the market is predicted to be dominated by online distribution channels with robust CAGR; as internet penetration and smart phone usage rise, so will online sales. Customers who prefer to shop from the comfort of their homes or offices rather than physically visiting a store will find internet shopping to be a convenient option. This characteristic of convenience is especially important in today's fast-paced world, where time is a valuable commodity. Because they have lower overhead costs than traditional businesses, online merchants usually provide competitive prices, which can result in more sales. ? Considered in this report • Geography: UK • Historic year: 2017 • Base year: 2022 • Estimated year: 2023 • Forecast year: 2028 Aspects covered in this report • UK Light Control Switches market with its value and forecast along with its segments • Various drivers and challenges • On-going trends and developments • Top profiled companies • Strategic recommendation By Product Type • Rocker & Toggle Switches • Touch-Based Switches • Dimmers • Sensor-based Switches • Wireless/ Kinetic Switches • Others (keypad switch, Push Button, Illuminated) By Switch Solution • Standalone • Integrated By Application • Residential • Commercial • Others (Industrial, Highways, Public Places, Architectural Place) By Distribution Channel • Retail Stores • Institutional • Supermarket/ Hypermarket • Online The approach of the report: This report consists of a combined approach of primary as well as secondary research. Initially, secondary research was used to get an understanding of the market and list out the companies that are present in the market. The secondary research consists of third-party sources such as press releases, and annual reports of companies, analyzing the government-generated reports and databases. After gathering the data from secondary sources primary research was conducted by making telephonic interviews with the leading players about how the market is functioning and then conducting trade calls with dealers and distributors of the market. Post this we have started doing primary calls to consumers by equally segmenting consumers into regional aspects, tier aspects, age groups, and gender. Once we have primary data with us we started verifying the details obtained from secondary sources. Intended audience This report can be useful to industry consultants, manufacturers, suppliers, associations & organizations related to the Light Control Switches industry, government bodies, and other stakeholders to align their market-centric strategies. In addition to marketing & presentations, it will also increase competitive knowledge about the industry.

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