Dimmer Switches

Transform your living environment with a contemporary and fashionable dimmer switch!

Westside Wholesale is your source for the best names in dimmer switches. Enhance any décor, gain instant control, and create the ambience of your choice —for any occasion.

Types of Dimmer Switches:

Dimmer switches come in 3-way, single-pole, companion, or wireless.

The benefits of a dimmer switch are numerous.

1. Save Energy!

When you dim your lights, the amount of light output is diminished; less wattage is used, and thus less electricity consumed lowering your electrical bill. The amount of energy you can save is contingent on three factors.
  • Watt Usage. Percentage of light dimmed determines the amount.
  • Duration. How long you run your lights for.
  • Bulb Type. The type of bulb determines the amount of light produced and energy used.

The bulb types used today are as follows:

  • Halogen Incandescent bulbs
  • Compact Florescent Lights (CFL)
  • LED (light emitting diodes)

2. Increase Bulb Lifespan. With less usage comes an increased bulb lifespan. You could expect double the lifespan. Conversely, dimming a non-dimmable CFL will reduce its lifespan so be sure to check.

3. Décor. Upgrade the look of your walls in minutes. A dimmer switch is very easy to install.

How Does a Dimmer Switch Work?

Contemporary dimmer switches work much like if you turned the switch on and off yourself. Dimmer switches function extremely fast by turning off a light on and off approximately 120 times a second. They use a transistor called a TRIAC. The TRIAC turns off when no current flows through it.

Note: If you notice you have excessive dimmer heat build up, you may have an older resistive only dimmer or the bulbs you have in your lamps maybe stronger than needed. For example, if you have a lamp designed for a 60-watt bulb and you put in a 75 watt bulb, that will contribute to heat build up. Newer dimmers limit electricity without wasting it.
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Lutron DVCL-153P-WH

Lutron DVCL-153P-WH

Lutron Diva C-L DIVA Dimmer, CFL/LED, 3-Way, Gloss White

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Lutron MACL-153M-WH

Lutron MACL-153M-WH

Lutron LED Dimmer, 3-Way 150W Maestro Dimmer Switch - White

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Lutron DV-600P-WH

Lutron DV-600P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 1-Pole Incandescent Diva Light Dimmer - White

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Lutron MA-600-WH

Lutron MA-600-WH

Lutron Maestro Dimmer, Multi-Location, 600W for Incandescent

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Lutron MA-R-WH

Lutron MA-R-WH

Lutron Maestro Wall Dimmer, Companion/Multi-Location in White

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Lutron AYCL-153P-WH

Lutron AYCL-153P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 3-Way Ariadni Toggle LED Dimmer - White

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Lutron PD-5WS-DV-WH

Lutron PD-5WS-DV-WH

Lutron Light Switch, Caséta Wireless 5A Lighting & 3A Fan RF On/Off - White

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Leviton IP710-LFZ

Leviton IP710-LFZ

Leviton Slide Dimmer, Fluorescent, IllumaTech, White

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Lutron DVLV-603P-WH

Lutron DVLV-603P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 3-Way Magentic Low Voltage Diva Light Dimmer - White

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Leviton IP710-DLZ

Leviton IP710-DLZ

Leviton Slide Dimmer, Fluorescent, IllumaTech, White

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Lutron MAELV-600-WH

Lutron MAELV-600-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W Multi-Location Maestro Electronic Low Voltage Light Dimmer - White

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Lutron CTCL-153P-WH

Lutron CTCL-153P-WH

Lutron LED Dimmer, 1-Pole 3-Way 600W Skylark Contour Dimmer Switch - White

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Lutron P-PKG1W-WH

Lutron P-PKG1W-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch Kit, Caséta Wireless In-Wall Dimmer w/Pico Remote & Claro Wallplate - White

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Lutron MRF2-6CL-WH

Lutron MRF2-6CL-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W Incandescent, 150W CFL/LED Maestro Wireless Single 3-Way Dimmer - White

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Lutron DV-603P-WH

Lutron DV-603P-WH

Lutron DIVA 3-Way Dimmer, 600W Incandescent, Gloss White

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Lutron MAW-600H-WH

Lutron MAW-600H-WH

Lutron Maestro Dimmer & White Claro Wallplate, 600W,1-Pole

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Lutron DVLV-600P-WH

Lutron DVLV-600P-WH

Lutron Diva Dimmer, Magnetic Low Voltage, 600W, White

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Lutron DVW-603PH-WH

Lutron DVW-603PH-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 3-Way Incandescent Diva Light Dimmer w/ Wall Plate - White

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Lutron MIRLV-1000M-WH

Lutron MIRLV-1000M-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 1000W Multi-Location Maestro IR Wireless Magnetic Low Voltage Light Dimmer - White

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Leviton ACM06-1LA

Leviton ACM06-1LA

Leviton Dimmer Switch, 450W Acenti Digital Incandescent Dimmer, 3-Way - Natural

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Lutron LRF2-DCRB-WH

Lutron LRF2-DCRB-WH

Lutron Maestro Wireless Radio Power Saver Daylight Sensor - White

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Lutron MA-LFQHW-WH

Lutron MA-LFQHW-WH

Lutron Fan Speed Control Maestro Combination, 300W Dimmer & 1.0A Fan Controller with Wall Plate - White

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Lutron MAW-603-RH-WH

Lutron MAW-603-RH-WH

Lutron Companion Dimmer Set w/ Wallplates, White 600W

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Lutron MA-L3L3-WH

Lutron MA-L3L3-WH

Lutron Maestro Dual Dimmer, 300W, Single Pole, White

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Cooper AIM10-W

Cooper AIM10-W

Cooper Dimmer Switch, 1000W Low Voltage ACCELL Smart Master Dimmer - White

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Lutron MA-600G-WH

Lutron MA-600G-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W Multi-Location Maestro Eco-Dimmer - White

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Lutron D-600R-WH

Lutron D-600R-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 1-Pole Incandescent Rotary Dimmer - White

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Lutron LX-10PL-SW

Lutron LX-10PL-SW

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 1000W 1-Pole Incandescent Lyneo Lx Light Dimmer - Snow

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Lutron DVW-600PH-WH

Lutron DVW-600PH-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W Single Pole Incandescent Diva w/ Wall Plate - White

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Lutron MALV-1000-WH

Lutron MALV-1000-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 800W Multi-Location Maestro Low Voltage Light Dimmer - White

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Lutron S-600P-WH

Lutron S-600P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 1-Pole Skylark Incandescent Light Dimmer - White

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Cooper SMRW

Cooper SMRW

Cooper Dimmer Switch, Multi-Location Smart Remote - White

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Lutron AY-600P-WH

Lutron AY-600P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 1-Pole Ariadni Toggle Dimmer - White

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Lutron DVELV-300P-WH

Lutron DVELV-300P-WH

Lutron Diva Dimmer, Electronic Low Voltage, 300W,1-Pole White

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Cooper RF9540-NAW

Cooper RF9540-NAW

Cooper LED Dimmer, Aspire RF 600W All Load Smart System Master - Alpine White

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Leviton VP00R-1LZ

Leviton VP00R-1LZ

Leviton Remote Dimmer, Decora, Vizia+, White

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Lutron MSCL-OP153M-WH

Lutron MSCL-OP153M-WH

Lutron Motion Sensor, Maestro Dimmer with Occupancy Sensor, 600W Incandescent/150W CFL or LED, Multi-Location - White

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Lutron AYLV-600P-WH

Lutron AYLV-600P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 1-Pole Ariadni Magentic Low Voltage Toggle Dimmer - White

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Leviton MDI06-1LW

Leviton MDI06-1LW

Leviton Dimmer Switch, 600W Mural Digital Incandescent Rocker Dimmer, 3-Way - White

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Cooper 9530WS

Cooper 9530WS

Cooper Dimmer Switch, 3-Way 600W Aspire Magnetic Low Voltage Light Dimmer - White Satin

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Cooper 9537WS

Cooper 9537WS

Cooper Dimmer Switch, 1000W Multi-location Aspire Electronic Low Voltage Light Dimmer - White Satin

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Lutron MIR-1000MT-WH

Lutron MIR-1000MT-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 1000W Multi-Location Maestro IR Wireless Light Dimmer w/ Remote - White

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Lutron P-PKG1P-WH

Lutron P-PKG1P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch Kit, Caséta Wireless 300W Incandescent/100W CFL or LED Plug-In Lamp w/Pico Remote Control - White

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Lutron MALV-600-WH

Lutron MALV-600-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 450W Multi-Location Maestro Low Voltage Light Dimmer - White

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Lutron PD-6WCL-WH

Lutron PD-6WCL-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, Caséta Wireless 600W Single Pole Incandescent/150W CFL or LED - White

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Cooper RF9537-NWS

Cooper RF9537-NWS

Cooper Dimmer Switch, 1000W 4-Way Low Voltage Fluorescent Designer Aspire RF Smart System - White

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Lutron MRF2-600MTHW-WH

Lutron MRF2-600MTHW-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W Multi-Location Maestro RF Wireless Dimmer w/ Pico Remote - White

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Lutron MIR-603THW-WH

Lutron MIR-603THW-WH

Lutron Maestro IR Wireless Light Dimmer, 600W 3-Way w/ Remote & Wall Plate - White

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Lutron MIR-LFQTHW-WH

Lutron MIR-LFQTHW-WH

Lutron Fan Speed Control And 300W Light Dimmer w/ Remote

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WattStopper WD-270-W

WattStopper WD-270-W

WattStopper Motion Sensor, Timed Occupancy Sensor Slide Dimmer with 2 Stage Setting, 500W - White

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Leviton IPL06-10Z

Leviton IPL06-10Z

Leviton Dimmer, 600W Single Pole & 3-Way IllumaTech Decora LED/CFL/Incandescent Slide Dimmer - White, Ivory, & Light Almond

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Insteon 2466DW

Insteon 2466DW

Insteon 600W ToggleLinc V2 In-Wall Wireless Dimmer - White

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Lutron DVLV-10P-WH

Lutron DVLV-10P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 1000W 1-Pole Magnetic Low Voltage Diva Light Dimmer - White

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Lutron PICO-FP-ADAPT

Lutron PICO-FP-ADAPT

Lutron Maestro Wireless Pico Remote Controller Mounting Adaptor - White

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Lutron VTF-6AM-B-WH

Lutron VTF-6AM-B-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 6A Multi-Location Vierti Fluorescent Dimmer - White & Blue LED

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Cooper RF9537-NAW

Cooper RF9537-NAW

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Cooper 9573WS

Cooper 9573WS

Cooper Dimmer Switch, 3-Way 300W LED/CFL 600W Incandescent/Halogen Aspire w/Preset - White Satin

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Lutron AY-603P-WH

Lutron AY-603P-WH

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Cooper 9543WS

Cooper 9543WS

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Lutron MIR-LFQMT-WH

Lutron MIR-LFQMT-WH

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Leviton 6674-P0W

Leviton 6674-P0W

Leviton Dimmer, Sureslide, CFL/LED/Incandescent, 150/600W, White

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Lutron DVSC-603P-SW

Lutron DVSC-603P-SW

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W 3-Way Diva Satin Colors Light Dimmer - Satin White

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Leviton 6631-LW

Leviton 6631-LW

Leviton Dimmer Switch, 600W Incandescent Decora Sureslide Illuminated Light Dimmer - White

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Lutron DV-103P-WH

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Lutron Dimmer Switch, 1000W 3-Way Incandescent Diva Light Dimmer - White

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Lutron MA-1000-WH

Lutron MA-1000-WH

Lutron Maestro Dimmer, Multi-Location, White, 1000W

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Lutron AYLV-603P-WH

Lutron AYLV-603P-WH

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Lutron MA-T530GH-WH

Lutron MA-T530GH-WH

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Leviton VPI06-1LW

Leviton VPI06-1LW

Leviton Dimmer Switch, 600W Vizia Incandescent Dimmer w/ LED Indicator & Brightness Display - White

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Cooper 9534WS

Cooper 9534WS

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Lutron SCL-153P-WH

Lutron SCL-153P-WH

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Cooper 9533WS

Cooper 9533WS

Cooper Dimmer Switch, 1000W Aspire Electronic Low Voltage Light Dimmer - White Satin

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Lutron MRF2-6ELV-120-WH

Lutron MRF2-6ELV-120-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 600W Maestro Wireless Electronic Low Voltage Multi-Location - White

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Cooper RF9500AW

Cooper RF9500AW

Cooper Wireless Dimmer, Aspire RF Battery Operated Switch - Alpine White

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Lutron SLV-600P-WH

Lutron SLV-600P-WH

Lutron Dimmer Switch, 450W 1-Pole Skylark Magnetic Low Voltage Light Dimmer w/ Preset - White

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Lutron MIR-600THW-WH

Lutron MIR-600THW-WH

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How to Select

How to Select an Electrical Dimmer?

Electrical Dimmers are suitable for many different types of lighting, however, most dimmers work for a specific type of lighting to allow for the best operation possible. Therefore, when installing your lighting, it is important to consider the dimmer as well.

Dimmer Types:

Incandescent works with all standard incandescent light bulbs in your home. This is the most commonly used type of dimmer. This dimmer will handle typical 120v household electricity at line voltage levels.

Magnetic 12v – used for low voltage “magnetic” applications only. This dimmer will not work on a 120v household circuit. It is not uncommon for these to have a “load rating” which will determine which dimmer you should install.

Electronic 12v – used for low voltage applications only. These dimmers will allow dimming of smaller devices such as landscape lighting, under cabinet lighting, or other 12v lighting units.

Compact Flourescent / LED – specifically designed to dim the lighting of Compact Flourescent and LED lighting fixtures. These can be wired to any lighting source which operates CFL / LED bulbs. We do not recommend attempting to connect CFL / LED lighting to a standard Incandescent dimmer.

Wattage:

It is important to consider the amount of wattage you will need to dim to make sure you do not overload your dimmer. Dimmer switches can be purchased in different increments such as 450, 600, 800, or 1000 watts. For reference, if you are looking to dim a room with 8 x 100watt recessed lights, you will want to install the 1000watt dimmer to allow for some buffer.

Type:

  • 3-way – Dimmers that allow for 3 way wiring allow the dimmer switch to be connected with other dimmers to provide multiple control stations. These are suitable when you would like 2 swicthes to control a single lighting fixture.
  • Single-pole – Standard dimmers which connect to a standard circuit providing smooth even dimming along the length of the dim cycle. These dimmers do not have 3-way lighting characteristics.
Wireless:

Wireless dimmers allow you to dim a specific device wirelessly by using InfraRed or other technologies. These advanced dimmers will work with compatible devices.

Color:

When choosing a color for your dimmers, it is based on your personal preference. In most décor, matching the wall color can make finding a dimmer difficult if lighting conditions are bad. Therefore, it is not uncommon for home owners to install contrasting colored dimmers to add visual appeal and to increase your ability to find the switch when you need it most. In addition, it is important to consider  whether you need LED indication or not, which is available on many dimmers available here at Westside Wholesale.

Additional Assistance:

If you would like professional expert advice on selecting your dimmers, please contact our Customer Service Department through Live Chat, or by calling 1-877-998-9378,