Check out our latest #infographic comparing fluorescent, halogen, incandescent, LED, xenon, and even candle light sources. It will help you understand the differences between the many options out there, so you can make an educated decision each time you purchase lighting.
Five things to consider before buying LED bulbs measureme by lumens not watts, LED bulb with comparable brightness to a 60-watt incandescent is only 8 to 12 watts And don't forget Dimmable, not all LED dim. it helps to know what kind of dimming switch you have, but if you don't know (or would rather not go through the trouble), simply search for LED bulbs compatible with standard incandescent dimmers. AND DON't enclose an LED or it will die off quicker. Fixtures must let heat dissipate.