CREE LED Bulb Review of Features

In this CREE LED Bulb Review, we talk about the several cool white CREE LED light bulbs scattered throughout our home.  So far, even after five years, none have burned out.  And if they last as long as CREE predicts, they’ll pay for themselves at least three times over by the time they burn out. … Continue reading CREE LED Bulb Review of Features

Compact Fluorescent Lamp CFL Pros and Cons

The energy-saving compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) has taken the home lighting industry by storm over the past two decades. It’s a smaller version of the ever popular straight and circular fluorescent tube light bulbs.  Here we detail the compact fluorescent lamp advantages and disadvantages. They make compact fluorescent lamps much smaller today.  They’re much brighter per … Continue reading Compact Fluorescent Lamp CFL Pros and Cons

What Determines Neon Light Color?

In this post, we answer the question: What determines neon light color? What Determines Neon Light Color? Question: What determines the color of neon lights?  Answer: As in just about all gaseous discharge lamps, the color that neon lights glow is set by several factors, including: The type of gas inside the neon light’s glass … Continue reading What Determines Neon Light Color?

Compact Fluorescent Light Problems Discussed

While compact fluorescent light technology has been a drastic advance over those very long glass tubes requiring heavy ballasts to operate, this mode of energy saving lighting still suffers from numerous problems, drawbacks, and limitations.  We detail some of the most prominent of these compact fluorescent light problems below. Compact Fluorescent Light Problems, Cons, Drawbacks, … Continue reading Compact Fluorescent Light Problems Discussed

LED Light Bulb Picture Gallery

Here we show pictures of some of the LED light bulbs we’ve written about in other posts within this blog.   These all can replace standard incandescent light bulbs, and there are numerous pictures here, showing them in chandeliers and various lamp fixtures.                         … Continue reading LED Light Bulb Picture Gallery

Outdoor Christmas Light Decorating Ideas Pictures

Here we share outdoor Christmas light decorating ideas pictures of some of our outdoor holiday light ideas here. Why?  Because we wish to suggest some possibilities for your next Christmas decorating project with lights. We illustrate some of the many types of LED lights available too.  Finally, we provide general decorating and safety tips for all decorating with Xmas … Continue reading Outdoor Christmas Light Decorating Ideas Pictures

Review: CREE™ A19 BA19 60w LED Soft White 2700k Dimmable Light Bulb for Indoor or Outdoor Use

We have a couple of the soft white CREE™ LED dimmable 60w light bulbs in the A19 form factor, situated throughout our dwelling. If they last as long as CREE™ predicts they will, they’ll pay for themselves at least several times over by the time they light for the last time.  We’ve used two 9-watt (60-watt incandescent equivalent) units as kitchen … Continue reading Review: CREE™ A19 BA19 60w LED Soft White 2700k Dimmable Light Bulb for Indoor or Outdoor Use

Review: CREE™ 60w LED Daylight Color 5000k Dimmable Indoor Outdoor Light Bulb, A19 BA19

We have a couple of the daylight white CREE™ LED dimmable 60w light bulbs in the A19 form factor situated throughout our dwelling. If they last as long as CREE™ predicts, they’ll pay for themselves at least several times over by the time they go out for good.  We’ve used two 9-watt (60-watt incandescent equivalent) units as kitchen counter lights for nearly four years … Continue reading Review: CREE™ 60w LED Daylight Color 5000k Dimmable Indoor Outdoor Light Bulb, A19 BA19

Cree™ 100w LED Soft White 2700k Dimmable Light Bulb Review

We have several of the daylight white CREE™ LED dimmable light bulbs situated throughout our home, and if they last as long as CREE™ predicts, they’ll pay for themselves at least three times over by the time they burn out. We’ve used two 18-watt (100-watt equivalent) units as nightstand lights in the bedroom for over two years now.  These … Continue reading Cree™ 100w LED Soft White 2700k Dimmable Light Bulb Review

Review: CREE™ 100w LED Daylight 5000k Cool White Dimmable Indoor Outdoor Light Bulb

We have several of the daylight white CREE™ LED dimmable light bulbs situated throughout our home, and if they last as long as CREE™ predicts, they’ll pay for themselves at least three times over by the time they burn out. We’ve used two 18-watt (100-watt equivalent) units as nightstand lights in the bedroom for over two years now.  These … Continue reading Review: CREE™ 100w LED Daylight 5000k Cool White Dimmable Indoor Outdoor Light Bulb