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ultimate guide led lights advantages of leds
Ultimate LED Guide

LEDs offer several advantages over traditional light bulbs, building on the best parts of their predecessors while leaving their inefficiencies behind. Here’s what LEDs have to offer and what makes them so beneficial: 1. Long life The components of an LED and the way that they generate light significantly extend the lifespan of these bulbs. Where other bulbs’ lifespans are shortened through both proper and improper usage, the LED bulb’s low heat levels, durability, and energy efficiency make it possible for it to outlast other types of bulbs by thousands of hours. Typically, the important parts of a light bulb,

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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 guide led lights how to buy leds
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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what to do if you don't have a lot of natural light
Bright Ideas

Have you moved into your new flat only to find it’s darker and dingier than you remember? Or maybe you’ve simply grown tired of the lack of natural light in your current home? Either way, a lack of natural light can impact your productivity, your health and well-being, and even your energy use. Not having enough windows can be a big problem when it comes to letting the light in, but a lack of windows isn’t the only thing that makes a space dark. Paint color, curtains, decor, and bad lighting are all contributing factors that can be easily fixed.

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