Disclosure: For this GE Reveal Light Bulb Makeover, GE Lighting sent me a 4-pack of GE reveal® 75W halogen light bulbs free of charge. As always, all opinions are 100% my own.
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Recently, a representative for GE Lighting asked me to do a lighting makeover using the new GE reveal® light bulbs..
Well, I must say I was a little nervous since this was my first “real” review on the blog. Sure, I give my opinion about products all the time but they have always been products that I regularly use. So, before I received the bulbs, I researched the GE Lighting website and was excited to learn that the new GE reveal® light bulbs use 28% less energy verses their incandescent counter parts. Even though that was an important feature for me, I was really interested to see how the new bulbs would look in my house.
Well, I will let you be the judge!…
GE Reveal Light Bulb Before and After:
Ta da! As you can see, there is definitely a difference between the yellow light from the old bulb and the clean white light from the GE reveal® light bulb! Just to let you know, these photos were not altered (except to add the blog watermark and “Before” and “After”). I think you’d agree that there is a clear difference between the two bulbs. Seriously, don’t you just love how the new GE reveal® bulb looks?!! In my opinion, it actually brings new life to the lamp I bought from Target last spring!
In my room, the walls are Benjamin Moore – Bone White but in the picture with the old bulb (on left), the walls look very yellow. The GE reveal® bulb (on right) makes the room seem so fresh, crisp and even brighter! The new light bulb actually gives my room more of a daylight feel compared to the tired yellow light from before. With the dreary winter we have been having, it’s like a breath of fresh air to have some bright, cheerful lighting in my home!
Anyway, the light bulbs they sent me for review provide lighting which is equivalent to a 75 watt incandescent bulb, but they only use 53 watts per bulb.
Here are some more quick facts (via the GE Lighting website) about the GE Reveal Light Bulbs :
- These bulbs bring out the colors and patterns that may normally go unnoticed under standard incandescent light.
- They bring the true beauty of your home to life by filtering out the dingy yellow tones unlike standard incandescent bulbs.
- The color-enhanced full spectrum light bulbs make your whites appear whiter, reds redder, and allow patterns throughout your home to “pop”.
- These light bulbs are designed to use 28% less energy than standard incandescent bulbs.
- Up to 80% energy savings compared to incandescent bulbs.
Obviously, I would highly recommend GE reveal® bulbs to anyone who wants a more naturally lit home.
Now that I have tried one in my Target lamp, I’m ready to start switching the rest of my bulbs around the house!
Hopefully, I inspired you to check out these awesome lightbulbs yourself!
Like I said, you can read even more about them at www.gelighting.com/reveal.
Have you tried the new GE reveal® light bulbs?
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