Lighting switches are a small item that can offer a wide variety of uses. Additionally, options for light switches are endless!


Lighting Switches

Common Light Switches:

  • Toggle switch: This is a basic light switch that has a lever or toggle. Turn the light off or on by flipping the switch up or down.
  • Dimmer switch: This type of switch allows you to adjust the brightness of the light by sliding a lever or rotating a dial. Create various moods by installing in the living room, bedroom, or dining area.
  • Rocker switch: Also known as a paddle switch, this type of switch has a flat surface that can be pressed on one side to turn it on and pressed on the other side to turn it off.
  • Push button switch: These switches have a button that needs to be pressed to switch the light on or off. They are commonly found in older homes or commercial buildings.
  • Key switch: This type of switch requires a key to turn the light on or off. It is often used in public places or areas where restricted access is required.
  • Remote control switch: This switch allows you to control the lights from a distance using a handheld remote control. It is commonly used in modern homes and provides convenience and flexibility.
  • Smart switch: A smart switch can be controlled remotely using a smartphone application or voice commands. It offers features such as timers, scheduling, and integration with other smart home devices.


With so many options, it can take a bit to figure out which will work the best in your lifestyle. It’s important to note that the specific types of lighting switches may vary regionally, so always consult our professionals for any questions on building codes and standards for the appropriate switch types in your area.

Lastly, contact our team for all of your electrical needs. We look forward to helping you!