ICYMI: Five things you didn’t know about LEDs

If you’ve heard about residential LED lightbulbs, you probably know that they’re energy-efficient, last a long time, and are pricier than other lightbulb technologies.

I’ve been using LED lights in my home for several months now, and overall the transition has been good. As you consider your lighting options, here a few things that you might not know about LEDs.

LEDs are cooler.

You get instant full light.

LEDs don’t attract bugs.

LEDs come in funny shapes.

You will need to learn some lighting lingo.

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