Why do fluorescent lights flicker?

Answer Fluorescent lights flicker for a number of reasons, most of which relate to electrical problems with the bulb. As they age, fluorescent lights have a natural tendency to flicker.StartersFluorescent... Read More »

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Why Do HID Lights Flicker?

Unlike traditional light bulbs, high intensity discharge, or HID, bulbs emit light from a filament rather than from an arc discharge between two electrodes sealed in an airtight capsule of gas. HID... Read More »

Do LED lights flicker?

Unlike other types of light, light-emitting diodes (LED) lights do not flicker during use. LED lights are composed of semi-conductor diodes that produce light when an electrical current passes thro... Read More »

Do LED lights last longer than normal fluorescent lights?

LED lights have a lifespan which is significantly longer than that of a fluorescent bulb. The lifespan of the average fluorescent bulb is 10,000 hours, compared to 60,000 hours for the LED.Referenc... Read More »

Are grow lights better for plants than fluorescent lights?

On One Hand: Fluorescents Can Be Used as Grow LightsFluorescent lights come in many types. Full-spectrum fluorescent lights are relatively inexpensive and easy to find and use. A full-spectrum fl... Read More »