Are All LED Lights The Same?

If you’re looking to upgrade some of the lights in your home or if you’re considering adding something new but you want to go with something energy-efficient LEDs are a great choice, but it is important to know not all LED lights are the same.

These lights have a lot of advantages over traditional bulbs. They are incredibly efficient, durable and versatile, but they are also more expensive to purchase initially. While this upfront expense will pay off multiple times over with the regular energy savings you’ll experience, you want to make sure you are choosing a quality bulb that will last like it is supposed to.

There is one easy way to make sure you are buying a quality LED light. Look for the Energy Star label to ensure the light has been tested for quality and longevity. To receive this label the light has to go through and pass these tests. Continue reading

LED Step Lights

If you need to illuminate some of those dark stairways either inside or outside your home consider installing LED step lights. These lights can help keep those potentially treacherous stairways safer and reduce the risk of accidents. The other nice thing about this type of stairway lighting is that it is also attractive.

LED lights are perfect for use inside and outside because of their design. They are also very energy-efficient so you don’t need to worry about your electric bill if you leave them on all night. There are a few different types of LED lights you can use for this purpose. You can either choose LEDs that are specifically made to be step lights or you can find a few types of easy-to-install battery operated LEDs that will also work well for this purpose.

There are slightly different versions for indoor use versus outdoor use, but some are made to work for either use. Continue reading