LED work lights cast a bright, directional light perfect for illuminating a workspace. They use far less electricity than comparable halogen lamps, and they also stay much cooler – a big plus in confined spaces like workshops. Here are three of the best LED work lights we’ve found on the market.
The latest issue of Consumer Reports contains an update on their long-term testing of LED light bulbs, and the results are excellent. CR found that LED light bulbs (even those with a relatively expensive initial purchase price) pay for themselves several times over, and most bulbs maintain optimal performance after years of use.
LED light bulbs aren’t just getting cheaper and producing warmer light – they’re also getting brighter. The latest in Philips EnduraLED line is this 17-watt 1,100 lumen model: a 75 watt equivalent LED light bulb that means users can make the efficiency switch in bigger and brighter lamps around the house.