CFLs or LEDs

Which do you choose CFLs and LEDs

Which energy saving bulb on the market offers the best return on investment?

To save money or energy, replacing your incandescent bulbs is highly recommended. CFLs (compact fluorescents) and LEDs (light emitting diodes) are popular on the market and offer great savings.

Here are the differences between CFLs and LEDs:

CFLs

PROS:

Easy to do, Just replace the bulbs

CONS:

– Five times shorter lifespan (10,000 hours)

– Less efficient than LEDs
– 3 minutes until fully lit

LEDs

PROS:

More efficient than CFLs
– Longer life span (50,000 hours)
– Lower Co2 emissions
– Lights up instantly
– Emits less heat

CONS:

May need different drivers to be installed