Many people think that making your home more energy efficient means investing in expensive upgrades to major fixtures and appliances. While it's often overlooked, home lighting is one of the systems that can be made much more efficient without spending a lot of time or money.
Your home's lighting can have a big impact on both how much energy you use, and how comfortable or cozy your home feels. Understanding the differences between the many choices in lighting will help to lower your energy bills, while at the same time giving you the knowledge to pick the lighting most appropriate for your illumination needs.
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