Here at ims we can install all forms of lighting Currently are personal preference for performance price point durability and overall customer satisfaction is with T5HO floresent panels.
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Lighting Comparison Chart
Lighting Type Efficacy
(hours) Color Rendition Index
(CRI) Color Temperature
Standard "A" bulb 10–17 750–2500 98–100 (excellent) 2700–2800 (warm) Indoors/
Energy-Saving Incandescent (or Halogen) 12–22 1,000–4,000 98–100 (excellent) 2900–3200 (warm to neutral) Indoors/
Reflector 12–19 2000–3000 98–100 (excellent) 2800 (warm) Indoors/
Straight tube 30–110 7000–24,000 50–90 (fair to good) 2700–6500 (warm to cold) Indoors/
Compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) 50–70 10,000 65–88 (good) 2700–6500 (warm to cold) Indoors/
Circline 40–50 12,000 Indoors
Cool White LEDs 60–92 25,000–50,000 70–90 (fair to good) 5000 (cold) Indoors/
Warm White LEDs 27–54 25,000–50,000 70–90 (fair to good) 3300 (neutral) Indoors/