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Christmas in July Giveaway

Jul 11, 14 Christmas in July Giveaway

1000Bulbs.com is proud to announce its “Christmas in July Giveaway” contest, set to begin today, July 11th and end at midnight on July 31st. Our grand prize includes four boxes of 35 clear LED Christmas lights, one box of 35 Multicolored LED Christmas Lights, two boxes of 175 multicolored garland lights, 150 multi chasing Christmas lights, 8 circular peppermint ornaments; 3 shatter proof ornaments and 3 snow blankets! This is our biggest prize yet, so don’t miss out!

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What is Light Pollution?

Jul 30, 14 What is Light Pollution?

For many people, it would be difficult to imagine living in a world where artificial light does not exist. Since the invention of light bulbs in 1879, the use of artificial light sources in everything from street lamps to table lamps has become a major part of the way we live our lives. While man-made light serves many important purposes, specifically in regards to public safety and technological advances, excessive and improper use of it has led to light pollution. The negative consequences of light pollution are many, but there are ways they can be prevented.

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1000Bulbs.com Launches 60W Equal LED Light Bulb at Under $6

Jul 28, 14 1000Bulbs.com Launches 60W Equal LED Light Bulb at Under $6

Internet lighting retailer 1000Bulbs.com will be celebrating the launch of its own line of 60-watt equal LED light bulbs at the groundbreaking price of only $5.99. Up until now, the industry-wide average price for a 60-watt replacement LED light bulb has been just under $10, making this price the new low by a substantial margin. As 60-watt incandescent bulbs are a popular wattage for many household bulbs, the introduction of this LED replacement puts 1000Bulbs.com at the head of the race for making energy-efficient LEDs more affordable for household use.

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How to Cool Down your Grow Room

Jul 28, 14 How to Cool Down your Grow Room

The last time I covered hydroponics, I talked about general air circulation and how important it is to keep a breeze cycling through your grow room.  With the sizzling hot month of August looming ahead and the summer heat adding up, the dangers of excess heat from lighting and improper ventilation in your grow room can become extremely dangerous to your plants.  But can you actually do anything about the annual heat wave?  Take a look below for some helpful tips on how to stay frosty and keep your plants cool.

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Why Do My Light Bulbs Keep Burning Out?

Jul 25, 14 Why Do My Light Bulbs Keep Burning Out?

Although incandescent light bulbs typically have lifespans from 1,000—3,000 hours, many people have  light fixtures that burn through light bulbs at a much faster rate. If you’ve replaced your light bulbs time and time again and have already upgraded your bulbs, then this week’s entry is for you. While burned out bulbs are sometimes the fault of defective bulbs or fixtures, often this blame is misplaced. Why not rule out other causes and possibly save yourself the expense of a new light? Below are reasons light bulbs routinely burn out.

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