LED Terminology

August 6, 2013 by Valerie Griffiths

Looking to become more energy efficient? Making the switch to LEDs is a great place to start – but the terminology can be downright confusing! We break down 5 key LED terms to boost your consumer confidence and get you started. 1. LED – LED stands for light emitting diode. According to Energy Star, LEDs […]


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5 Myths About LEDs

June 25, 2013 by Valerie Griffiths

LEDs, or light-emitting diodes, are known to use energy more efficiently that fluorescent or incandescent bulbs. They produce little heat and are longer lasting. But there are some lingering ideas about LEDs, and we did some digging to find out – fact, or fiction?   They’re expensive.   Fiction! LED bulbs may seem expensive up […]


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Top 3 Ways You Can Start Saving Energy in Your Home Right Away

March 4, 2012 by Valerie Griffiths

A simple light bulb switch is the secret to keeping more money in your pocket. Replacing incandescent light bulbs with LEDs (light-emitting diode) lights results in instant savings. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, “Upgrading 15 of the inefficient incandescent light bulbs in your home could save you about $50 per year.” Why? Well, […]


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