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Changing to energy-saving LED bulbs


simonjary

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I'm currently changing all the halogen downlights and standard lightbulbs in my house to LED to save on the energy bills.

The latest LEDs are pretty good, but cost a fortune – about £20 for a decent bulb. They're better than the older energy-saving compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) bulbs.

They last forever, though, and use about 10% of the energy so should pay for themselves in about 2 years.

Anyone else changed their bulbs for LEDs?

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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Add the modern electronic cigarette which can be used indoors and you could soon have

nicotine-stained, cob-webbed, more-modern 'with-it' LED, down at your local, fancier but... more expensive. :0)

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