Technical questions: Always in the first instance contact the store where you purchased the product. They are experts and can in most cases help right away. Lighting in bathrooms Electrical safety and water out of the IP classes. The higher the IP number the safer the product. The Electrical Safety Authority regulations you share the bathroom in four parts. Luminaires in one area, that is, the area closest bath or shower, will have IP44 or higher. It is enough for all rooms except the inside of the tub or shower.
What products may be placed in a bathroom?
Markslöjds bathroom and streetlights are in the following IP class: IP21, IP23 and IP44. (see the sketch of thedifferent IP zones in a bathroom) Generally speaking, if a lamp is placed above a bathtub or shower shall be IP44.
Although transformers IP rated. IP44 is required if the transformer is located outdoors.
The higher IP rating, the smaller particles ex. water, can penetrate into the armature.