Category: LED Technology

Solar vs. Low-Power Landscape Lighting

When it comes to solar and low-voltage LED landscape lighting, there’s much more than meets the eye. Although they are both used to provide light for outdoor landscapes at night, there are many differences between the two that most people don’t know. Let’s take a closer look at some of the advantages offered by each… Read more »

Do LED Lights Repel Bugs?

There has been a heated debate going on about whether or not LED lights have the ability to repel bugs. A common myth shared by many is that LED lights, in addition to being incredibly power efficient, can also keep insects at bay. The truth of the matter is that while some companies may claim… Read more »

LEDs Surge in Popularity as CFLs Start Phasing Out

General Electric recently announced that it will phase out compact florescent light (CFL) bulbs and increase its focus on LED lights by the end of the year. Since the government began efforts to phase out incandescent light bulbs for failing to meet new energy standards, CFL bulbs have become incredibly popular mainly because of their low price… Read more »

History of the LED

You might be surprised to learn that LEDs have been around for quite some time. Though they seem like new technology with all of the recent cool ways to use them (like in your TVs), scientists have actually been using them – and refining and improving them – for many years. LED stands for light… Read more »