Switching from traditional, energy-sucking lighting to high efficiency LED lighting is one of the easiest changes that could benefit your home greatly.
According to the U.S. Department of Energy, there are several benefits to replacing to LED replacement bulbs:
1. Energy saving
2. Money saving
3. LED lights last longer
So how does LED lights differ from regular light bulbs? LED stands for “light emitting diode.” A widespread use of LED lighting can greatly and fundamentally impact the future of lighting in your household, by using at least 75% less energy than traditional lights, and lasts 25 times longer than regular light bulbs.
So how are they different? According to the Department of Energy:
1. LED lights are small and is typically used to make white light.
2. LED lights emit in a specific direction. This reduces the need for reflectors and diffusers.
3. LED lights emit less light than traditional light bulbs.