7 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Energy-Saving Bulbs

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Have you wondered why some of your compact fluorescents don’t last as long as some of the others, why they cannot be dimmed or which bulbs are the right bulbs for certain fixtures?  With all the new technology and more affordable LED lights emerging in the stores, I have more questions than ever!

Do you know that for every $1 you spend in efficient lighting you can reap up to $6 in savings?  You might find this hard to believe but when you talk to people about which of the cost-saving energy upgrades they made in their homes most often you will hear the energy-saving light bulbs have made the biggest difference!

Brian Clark Howard of the DailyGreen.com has explained the differences and best uses in his article.  There is also a video going into more detail and if you want to delve into lighting strategies even more there is a plug for the new book, Green Lighting, which you don’t have to buy to read the article.  Click here to learn the differences in lighting options and watch the video.