Updating globe ligths
It sounds obvious, but sometimes you can flip the switch off without even thinking about it, and all of a sudden you have a problem.Furthermore, make sure that all of your Hue bulbs are somewhat close together so that they can all receive a signal from your Hue Bridge.If you get a message saying that some bulbs are unreachable the lights have been successfully added, there could be a couple of things to look out for.
So far, John and I are both leaning towards the grooved globe – It’s got that vintage vibe we like without getting into traditional.
When you select that option, you’ll need the serial number for each bulb you want to add, which can be found on the base of the bulbs themselves. Enter in the six-digit serial number for one of the bulbs and hit “Ok”.
You can add as many serial numbers as you want to the list.
Although I’d prefer a fixture with straight lines throughout, our current ones are in good shape and could be given a new life with updated globes.
Here are the options I brought home to try out: We’ve got: Here are the original lights again – You can see the globes a bit better in these photos: To try the new ones, I took the lightbulbs out and then unscrewed the hardware holding the old glass in place.