Take Simple steps to light bulb success with alertelectrical.com
Browsing through pages of light bulbs can seem overwhelming and choosing the right one can be difficult if you don't have the right information.
So, whether you’re working out if it’s a BC or ES fitting or trying to compare watts with lumens, alertelectrical.com can help you choose the right bulb and brighten up your home or office.
Know your cap fittings
Before you start browsing, the first thing you need to find out is what cap fitting you need. Either check the symbol on the packaging of your existing bulb if you have it or look at the base of the bulb.
Below are the most common cap fittings, match your light bulb fitting up to find out which fitting you need.
Know your Light bulb technology
There are two main types of light bulb technology to choose from at alertelectrical.com. LED and smart bulbs.
LED stands for Light-Emitting Diodes. LED bulbs cost less to run, produce less heat and last much longer than the older style bulbs.
Don’t be put off by the initial cost of LED bulbs, these bright lights will save you more in the long run due to their low energy consumption. Dimmable LED bulbs are available.
Smart LED bulbs:
Smart light bulbs allow you to control multiple lights remotely through an app on your smartphone or with your voice via a smart home assistant.
Available in a range of colours and styles and boasting a wide range of smart features - these bulbs are LED bulbs and smart.