Q's Daily DIY Green Tips: To CFL or Not CFL
There is a lot of controversy surrounding whether to switch out your incandescent light bulbs with Energy Star rated Compact Fluorescent bulbs. Over the next few days we will examine the pros and cons of these arguments so you can decide for yourself.
We'll start with a pro: As per the US Department of Energy, "They (CFL's) will save you about $30 or more in electricity costs over each bulb’s lifetime." Ask yourself, how many incandescent bulbs are in your home and how often do you change them?
***When using CFL's be sure to read all safety information regarding disposal.