Frequently Asked Questions

Below is a list of common FAQ's regarding SAGE:

THE WHY’S?

  • Why SAGE?
    • We don’t just sell lights, we are an unbiased lighting supplier constantly researching all the options to provide lighting as a service with the correct solution for each of our partners, you, our customer.
    • We test to find the best and help with the rest to save you time, money, and stress. We make your LED decision making process as easy as possible.
    • We offer the best rewards program in the industry with PAR Points.
    • We are convenient, easy, and unbiased.
    • We offer to Mole Match pricing ensuring you the best deal.
    • We finance what others do not.
  • Why LED?
    • LED is the most efficient lighting solution for cultivation.
    • Reduce heat, maintenance, and environmental impact.
    • Lower operating cost and rebate opportunities!
  • Why not manufacturer direct?
    • We compare multiple manufacturer options with proprietary unbiased data from direct comparisons
    • We offer a no hassle financing option
    • We offer PAR Points
  • Why do you only sell certain manufacturer’s select products?
    • We test to find the best and help with the rest of the leg-work so you don’t have to. Although there are hundreds if not thousands of LED grow light manufacturer’s fixtures available out there, only a select few have been tested and verified to perform with tried and true results. SAGE has narrowed down the best value options for you.

 

PAR Points:

  • What are PAR Points?
    • PAR Points is our industry leading rewards program that helps you save Mole Money!
    • Earn 1 PAR Point for every dollar you spend and redeem them at a 5% rate on future purchases!
  • What can I redeem my PAR Points For?
    • Redeem PAR Points on any future purchase
    • Redeem PAR Points and apply them towards a monthly lease payment

 

Purchasing VS Lease To GROWN:

  • Can I purchase or lease any fixture shown on your website?
    • You can purchase any fixture shown on the website, however, you may only lease the fixtures shown under the “Lease New” menu
  • Why can I only lease certain offerings?
    • We only lease products with the highest secondary use opportunity for LIGHTcycling
  • Why lease?
    • Eliminate major capital expenditures and manage your cash flow with no money down and fixed monthly costs
    • Future proof your grow
    • Take advantage of tax benefits
    • Phase out your expansion with scalability of multiple leases
    • Continued support throughout the lease
  • What do I need to be able to lease lights?
    • SAGE will require any one of these for a professional operation: Sales Tax ID, Department of Health and Safety, EIN number, or MJ License registry. Anything that can help us identify you. SAGE reserves the right to deny any customer from financing lights
  • What are your financing rates?
    • Our no hassle no money down financing averages ~30% APR
  • Do have an option to buy out the lights during the lease term?
    • Yes, SAGE provides a buy out schedule for you to purchase them outright at any point throughout the lease term.

 

The Research:

  • How do I know which fixture best fits my needs?
    • Our consultants will work directly with you to provide a comprehensive analysis of options based on the parameters provided about your operation to find the best value solution.
  • What background/knowledge/qualifications does SAGE have?
    • Over 50 years of combined experience in the LED lighting industry and 15 years of experience in horticulture.
  • Does SAGE independently test these fixtures?  
    • We own a spectrometer for field testing of the lights in an actual facility with side by side comparisons.
    • We also monitor performance of the lights over life cycle.
  • Have you done side by side testing on fixtures?
    • Yes, and that data can be available to you!

 

The Other Details:

  • How long will my lights take to arrive?
    • SAGE may have the light in inventory, however, light availability is subject to manufacturer lead times.
  • Am I still eligible for manufacturer warranty?
    • Yes, all manufacturer warranties apply to purchases made through SAGE.
  • Can SAGE help me find and apply for available energy rebates?
    • Yes, we will help guide you down the right path to help put as much rebate money as possible back into your pocket!
  • Do I have to be present for delivery?
    • Yes, it is required for inspection of delivery and proof of receipt
  • Do I need to keep Insurance to cover the leased lights?
    • Yes, you need to keep maintain appropriate insurance
  • How old do I have to be to order from SAGE?
    • You must be 18 years of age or older to use our website and services.