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ultimate guide led lights switching to leds five steps
Ultimate LED Guide

Switching to LEDs is actually a fairly simple process. Most LED bulbs are compatible with your current fixtures and can easily be replaced like-for-like, but there are a few steps you need to take and some things to keep in mind before you buy: Step 1: Determine What Type of Base and Bulb your Fixture Takes Unless it’s for a special fixture, such as a recessed pot light or chandelier, the standard lamp typically requires a bayonet (B22) or edison screw (E27) base. The most commonly used base type in the UK is the bayonet, but using our photo guide

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Ultimate LED Guide

In many ways, buying LED bulbs is the same as buying traditional light bulbs because they both offer the same bases and caps and are available in similar shapes and colours. But while there is a lot of overlap between LEDs and traditional bulbs, there are also a few key differences you should keep in mind when you’re deciding what LED lights to buy, such as: 1. Your light fixture’s base type 2. Bulb shape and beam angle 3. Brightness 4. Colour temperature 5. Bulb placement Let’s take a closer look at how to buy LED bulbs: 1. Base Type

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