Over the years, homeowners have become more and more aware of the impact that everyday living has on the environment. And, one of the things many are choosing to do is swapping from incandescent lights to LEDs. These bright, economical and modern lights can now be used all over, from lamps to overhead lights too. And, they offer a host of benefits for every homeowner. But are they the best option for you? Let’s take a look at some of the benefits here today.
Switching To LED is Easy
It’s easy to think that changing light bulbs will mean you have to buy new lamps, ceiling lights and other lighting fixtures. But, thankfully due to modern technology, it’s now easier than ever to make the switch. Just buy comparable screw-in LED bulbs for your fixings and you can fit them instantly.
LED Lights Will Save You Money
They have been proven, time and time again, to help you save money. Because they need less electricity to run, they last longer and reduce your usage over time. Not only will you get more service out of each individual bulb, but you’ll also get brighter light and one that won’t significantly increase your household bills either.
They Use Less Energy
Studies show that LED lights use significantly more of their energy to produce light, rather than as waste. For example, a traditional incandescent bulb will only use 10% of its energy for light and the rest for heat. An LED bulb can use 90-95% of the energy for light, reducing the amount you waste and allowing you to be more mindful as a result.
They Don’t Have to Be Bright White
One thing that can turn people away from LED lights is that bright, hospital-like shine. But, modern technology has also meant that you have more variation in the light colour temperatures you choose. You can go for a cool white with a crisp modern, blue tinge or a warmer white for the moments where you want to sit back and relax.
Making the switch to LED lighting may be an effective way for you to bring down your energy bills and be more mindful of your usage. At MJH Electrical Services, we have a team of dedicated and professional electricians on hand to help you make the right choice for your home. If you would like to speak to one of us, please do get in contact here today.