How much does it cost to run a light bulb?

Answer Depending on the wattage of light bulb, a bulb that is on for six hours per day will consume between three and 18 kilowatt hours of electricity per month. At a utility cost of 10 cents per kwh, thi... Read More »

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How much does it cost to run a light bulb for an hour?

Using a generic electrical cost calculator online, the cost of running one standard 75-watt light bulb for one hour would add $0.01 cent to your electric bill. This is based on a national average c... Read More »

Light bulb help! anybody know a light bulb that does not give off a yellow aura ?

Yes I have that type of bulb in my room. It's called natural something, and it gives off a more blue-ish hue to the room, as if you had a window open.I forget what they're called but they are more ... Read More »

I was replacing a light bulb, when the bulb blew off the metal top,which is stuck in the socket. Now what?

Cut off the power and use needle-nose plyers.Spray the new bulb's metal part with wd-40 for easy removal next time.

Is it okay to use a higher than recommended light bulb wattage if it is a CFL low energy bulb?

The maximum watts requirement has to do with heat. All bulbs give off heat. The higher the wattage, the more heat is created. Complying with the recommendation prevents fires.CFL bulbs are marked w... Read More »