Light fittings are one of the most important features of your home. Therefore it is really important to take time when deciding which fittings to use. There are a plethora of light fittings and lamps in the market place. The old incandescent lamp has been regulated out of service due to the high environmental cost (incandescent lamps used more energy in generating heat than light), the new breed of lamps LED, Compact Fluorescents, Halogens have their own issues. Lets look at them:
LED: short for Light Emitting Diode, the new LED range of lamps are environmentally friendly, have a range of colour temperatures warm white, cool white, daylight (which was a problem in the early days) and will retrofit almost any existing fitting. The problem is the expense.