Do you have to have fire rated downlights?

  1. What is the difference between fire rated and non fire rated downlights?
  2. Do you have to have fire rated downlights?
  3. What does fire rated downlights mean?

What is the difference between fire rated and non fire rated downlights?

Difference between Fire Rated and Non

Do you have to have fire rated downlights?

Do downlights have to be fire rated It is highly recommended that all downlights installed are fire rated. This is purely for your protection in your home, as they give you more time to escape a fire and help slow the fire spreading through floors.

What does fire rated downlights mean?

A fire rated downlight is a recessed light that protects the ceiling from fire after a hole has been cut to hold a new light fitting. Installing fire rated downlights is only necessary when they are recessed or semi