Energy Efficient Light Bulbs Addison IL
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YESCO Sign & Lighting Service(630) 237-4399
6N144 Harvey Rd
800 E Northwest Highway
All Lamp Recycling, LLC.(417) 782-7244
310 Illinois Street
Gem Electric Supply Inc.(773) 247-7711
4784 S Archer Ave
Kennedy-Webster Elec. Co.(312) 876-6883
133 N Jefferson St
Idlewood Electric Supply Inc.(773) 286-1800
5010 W Irving Park Rd
E Sam Jones Distributor(312) 225-9445
6226 S Oak Park Ave
5n501 abbey glen drive
st charles, IL
st charles, IL
Cosas Inc.(312) 492-6100
2170 S Canalport Ave
Hortons Home Finishings(312) 337-9172
1617 N Clybourn Ave
Lights and Light Switches
Defective Light SwitchesBE CAREFUL---but you can do this job yourself! Concentrate fully on what you're doing. Begin by shutting off the breaker that controls this circuit. Test it to make sure the circuit is now dead by checking that whatever the switch powers no longer works. Loosen the screws off the plate. The switch will be loosened and you can gently pull it loose from its setting. Then loosen the bolts holding the switch and remove it. Put on the new switch and return it to the wall. Tighten it and replace the switch cover.
Light SwitchesAdd a special touch to your walls or match a room's paneling with custom-made light switch plates! Use up some of your wood scraps, paneling or wallpaper scraps. Construction time should take under an hour to complete!
Halogen LightsHalogen lights are useful in that they emit a whiter, brighter and more easily focused beam of light than conventional incandescent bulbs. These lights help reduce eyestrain for reading and other close work. The bulbs tend to last much longer, therefore they are great for using outside in hard to get to light fixtures. They are also 10 to 20% more energy efficient and tend to burn brighter longer.
Maximum LightTo achieve maximum illumination from the bare light bulbs hanging in your basement and /or attic install reflectors above the lights. Just cut a square piece of scrap plywood, leaving a hole in the center for the light. Then paint plywood piece white, nail up piece to the joists, and you're all set!
Lightbulb SizesWe've all read the warning on lights or ceiling fixtures to stay with a certain size bulb,(e.g. 60-watt). This warning is in place because if a hotter, oversized bulb is used, heat can buildup and fire can occur! This is especially true for recessed lighting since there is no way for the air to circulate around the fixture! If you need more light in a room, add another fixture or replace the existing one that is too small.
Saving Energy TipsTry to limit the amount of heat entering your house during the summer. Try not to use lights and appliances during the hottest part of the day- as they generate more heat! Covering your windows with drapes or awnings will help keep the house cool. Every little bit will help and minimize the use of your air conditioner! That means you save money!!!
Vacation/Energy SavingsIf you are soon off on vacation, take...