The 4Flow's convection-based design is terrific, but the new model isn't as as much of a slam dunk for dimmer switches as its predecessor.
LEDs are on the rise, but the prices have never been lower, and that makes it a great time to upgrade. Still, you're going to want to be sure and choose the right bulb for your specific home lighting needs -- especially since these LEDs promise to last decades. From fancy floodlights to bargain-priced gems, here are our current favorites.
Cree's BR30 LED offers strong performance at a clear value. For most lighting setups, it's an excellent choice.
With tried and true hardware inside the bulb and smooth performance on multiple platforms, this $15 smart bulb is a smart bet for connected lighting.
Cree's bigger, brighter LED is a very solid value, but it's not without legitimate competition.
This is a decent enough light, but its value lags behind the competition. Don't buy in unless Cree catches up.
This is one of your better options in the candelabra LED category, but consider holding out with halogens or fluorescents until prices come down.
If you're looking for value in the lighting aisle, look no further -- this LED leads the pack.
With high marks in efficiency and light quality, this tubular LED is an attempt to change commercial lighting.
Cree's new $25 three-way LED bulb can simulate 30W, 60W, and 100W incandescents.
Cree's new PAR38 LED boasts 1,500 lumens, can survive being rained on if used outdoors, and costs less than similar bulbs from larger manufacturers.