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LED filament bulbs
Lighting

All about LED filament bulbs

...filament bulbs, LEDs can finally offer that old-time glow of antique chandelier lights. Are there filaments on an LED bulb? Sort of... it's just an illusion: LED filament bulbs contain a glass frame with a series of simulated filaments that glow when lit . Apart from the fact that these mock 'filaments' appear yell...

Mixed interior room lighting
Lighting

Home lighting design

...bulbs Incandescent These are the old bulbs you probably grew up with that throw a nice warm light, and warm you up as well. Incandescent bulbs produce light by heating a tungsten filament. Of the energy they consume, 80% is converted into heat, while only 20% is converted into light. Compare that to LED’s which a...

Reducing the need for air conditioning
Heating and cooling

How to keep homes cool without air conditioning

...bulbs produce far more heat than compact fluorescent or LED lamps . LED are more expensive, but the price is dropping quickly; they last forever and use a fraction of the energy. The quality of bulbs has also improved, see the new LED filament bulbs here . Cook fresh: do whatever you possibly can to avoid using your ...