LED vs Halogen vs Incandescent Bulbs

LED, halogen and incandescent bulbs are all common types of light bulbs. Find out which one is right for you, and what you should know about each.

Do LED Lights Get Hot?

LEDs are a popular choice for many reasons. They often outlive other light bulbs, save energy, and can save you money, too. But are they safe and do they get hot?

How to Waterproof Outdoor Lights

We show you how to waterproof outdoor lights with a few simple and easy steps. You just need to gather a few supplies from your local hardware store.

How to Light a Room with no Overhead Lighting

Read our tips on how to light a room with overhead lighting. Use a combination of mirrors, wall sconces, accent lamps, and table lamps to add light to dark corners and achieve your design vision.

LED Rope Light Ideas – 7 Ideas for Around the Home

LED rope light ideas include for different rooms in the house, with tags for LED strip lights, stair lighting, or for adding a little touch of love to your wedding. We also included a variety of colors of ropes, which you can use in the room based on the color preference you have.

How to Build a DIY Light Box for Product Photography

Table of Contents Cutting Out The Cardboard Box Cut off the flaps Outline the ‘windows’ Cut out the windows Whiten the interior Make the bottom smooth Attach diffusers Test it out Always Create a Curved Backdrop (Known as a Sweep) Diffuser Alternatives Are DIY Boxes Better than Professional Photography Boxes? Cutting Out The Cardboard Box … Read more

How Long Do LED Lights Last?

Ready to start an LED light panel project? LED lights last much longer than traditional bulbs—they could last up to 80,000 hours, or over 11 years.

How to Reset a Motion Sensor Light

Motion sensor timers are incredibly convenient, but what happens if you need to reset them? Here’s how to reset a motion sensor light timer on a spectrum security keypad.