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Energy Efficient Light Bulbs Claymont DE

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Law Office of Faye Riva Cohen, P.C.
(215) 563-7776
2047 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA
 
Building Conservation International
(215) 568-0315
1901 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA
 
Conservation Lighting International Ltd.
(215) 568-0923
1131 /s, 11th Street
Philadelphia, PA
 
Davidson Neon Design
(215) 232-047
2140 Mount Vernon St
Philadelphia, PA
 
Arch Street Lighting
(215) 925-4660
120 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA
 
Bulb Lighting
(215) 732-2224
2056 Locust St
Philadelphia, PA
 
Ciro Lighting Center
(215) 732-1577
622 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA
 
Cramer M & Associates Inc
(215) 625-3603
231 N 12th St
Philadelphia, PA
 
Artemide Incorporated
(215) 733-9877
232 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA
 
Korman Communities
610-518-2420
1236 E. Lancaster Avenue
Downingtown, PA
 

Electrical Tips




Lights and Light Switches

Defective Light Switches

BE 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 Switches

Add 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 Lights

Halogen 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 Light

To 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 Sizes

We'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

Saving Energy Tips

Try 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 Savings

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