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Energy Saving Light Bulbs: CFL and LED Bulbs

25% of a typical home's electricity is spent on lighting inefficient incandescent light bulbs. Each year, more and more homeowners are choosing to replace their incandescent bulbs with more efficient bulbs. Two of the most efficient energy saving light bulbs used in homes are CFL (compact fluorescent) and LED (light emitting diode) bulbs.

  • 13 Jul 2017

What advantages are offered by LED Light Bulbs?

Earlier, you used to find LED Light bulbs only in specialty stores and in general, their use was very restricted. However, with time, the advantages of these bulbs started being realized by people for using them at offices and homes. Apart from these, the bulbs can be used for street lighting, retail stores and exhibition halls too.

  • 27 Jun 2017

Finding the Perfect Touch Lamp

While a touch table lamp can be complex on the inside, the outside can be simple and beautiful. These lamps have features that allow you to control different levels of brightness depending the mood you like to set. They are also easy to use because they require only a touch of your finger to operate.

  • 7 Jul 2017
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    The Benefits of Under Cabinet Lighting in Your Kitchen

    Installing under cabinet lighting in your kitchen has many benefits. Under cabinet lighting uses low-voltage bulbs to make tasks easier and safer by delivering directed light to a specific area. Under cabinet lighting can provide two functions in your kitchen.

  •   6 Jul 2017   Posted By Laurel H.   13 Favs   0 Comments

    Portable Light Towers for Convenient Lighting in Remote Areas

    A light tower is one of the most useful illumination devices for lighting up large areas. It essentially comprises a tall post that has been fixed with a light assembly at its upper end. These towers are installed on small, yet heavy-duty trailers that enable the user to transport the light tower from one place to another.

  •   6 Jul 2017   Posted By Kate O.   47 Favs   0 Comments

    Lemon Battery Light Bulb Experiment

    How to Make a Lemon Battery


    Lemon (fresh and juicy)
    Nail (2"galvanized, zinc-coated steel nail)

    Lemon Battery Light Bulb Experiment

    Step 1
    The first step is to cut a slit into one side of the juicy lemon, and insert the clean copper coin into it. On the other side, insert the galvanized zinc nail.

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2 Jul 2017
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Outdoor Wall Lighting - They Have What You Want

I was talking to a friend of mine the other day. Her name is Shirley. Shirley is a retired nurse whose husband passed away a few years ago. She lives by herself in a three bedroom brick ranch home a few miles away from me. We met about five years ago when I was doing some volunteer work at the local hospital where Shirley worked.Every now and then we have Shirley over for dinner. She loves to bake and she always brings something that she baked for desert when we get together.
4 Jul 2017
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Simple Ways to Keep you House Cool in the Summer

Don't sweat it out when you don't have to. Got your A/C running and still feel warm? Here are some tips that will help keep you and your home feeling cooler, will help reduce your energy bills and make you feel overall better on those hot summer days.1. Make sure your HVAC System is running properly. If your A/C is running but just not keeping you cool then you may want to consider a maintenance check by a professional HVAC contractor.
3 Jul 2017
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Recessed Lighting: Advantages and Benefits

Recessed lighting has made a strong comeback in home lighting décor. The comeback is in part due to new low-voltage lighting solutions and energy-efficient light bulbs that can be used with recessed lighting. Recessed lighting provides an inexpensive way to update the appearance of your home. The lights can accent any room in your home by highlighting artwork and by adding bright, symmetric light. Clean and Sophisticated Recessed lighting can provide a clean and sophisticated look.
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20 Jul 2017
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The Electric Light Bulb Could Be The Greatest Technology In History

The history of lighting is fascinating and includes philosophy, art, sciences and religion. Through an extensive timeline, we know that until early man discovered the element of fire quite by accident. He lived in darkness for half of his life. Lightning probably struck a nearby tree and set it on fire, revealing a source of light in addition to the sun and the moon. But with fire, man could control it and generate heat for warmth and provide energy for cooking.
8 Jul 2017
Posted By Owen B.

Basement Rules for Water and Light

Whether you are remodeling or building from scratch, the basement can become one of the coziest places in your home. By their very nature, basements stay cooler in the summer and quieter year-round than other rooms in the house. On the other hand, without the right design, the same basement could be a dark, damp and musty place that gives your children nightmares. The following article outlines several precautions you can take to make your basement the kind of space you desire.
18 Jul 2017
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How To Use Proper Use Of Lighting To Make Your Interior Designs Perfect

Lighting is the most important part to interior design. It can give the room atmosphere, from intimacy to enthusiasm. You do want to be sure that you are getting the look you are going for, and to do that it is important to know the four types of illumination:Ambient lighting or general lighting, this is the lighting for the room as a whole. You can use the amount of light, the placement of light, and the amount of light in creating effects for every occasion.
28 Jun 2017

Bathroom Lighting Ideas

Here's a few tips to a new bathroom lighting design including starting with your vanity lighting as the focal point. Get more lighting tips here: ...

18 Jul 2017

Post Lights: A Buyer's Guide

Outdoor post lighting sits on top of posts, decks or other surfaces to create additional lighting in outdoor living spaces. Use this video to learn more about post ...

14 Jul 2017

How to Install Outdoor Motion Lights

Upgrade your outdoor lighting fixtures to motion detector lights using these simple steps from Lowe's. Find full project details, here: http://low.es/1tK9ygT Shop ...

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