LED (Light Emitting Diode) and CFL (Compact Fluorescent Lamp) are two popular lighting technologies, but there are several advantages to using LED lights over CFL lights. 

Here are some key benefits of LED lighting:

Energy Efficiency

LED lights are highly energy-efficient and consume significantly less electricity than CFLs. They convert a larger portion of the electrical energy into light, resulting in lower energy bills and reduced carbon emissions.


LEDs have a longer lifespan compared to CFLs. A typical LED bulb can last up to 25,000 hours or more, whereas CFLs generally last around 10,000 hours. This means fewer replacements and lower maintenance costs.

Instant Lighting 

LEDs provide instant illumination when switched on, with no warm-up time. CFLs may take a few moments to reach full brightness, which can be inconvenient in certain situations.


LEDs are more durable and robust than CFLs. They are solid-state lighting devices, which means they are less prone to breakage due to impacts or vibrations.


Many LED bulbs are compatible with dimmer switches, allowing you to adjust the light output to suit your preferences and save even more energy.


CFLs contain a small amount of mercury, which can be harmful to the environment if not disposed of properly. LEDs do not contain mercury, making them a safer and more eco-friendly lighting option.

Directional Lighting 

LEDs emit light in a specific direction, making them ideal for applications where focused or directional lighting is required. CFLs emit light in all directions, which can lead to some light wastage.

Colour Quality 

LEDs offer better colour rendering and a wider range of colour temperatures, allowing you to choose lighting that suits your specific needs and preferences.


KJASons® is the go-to source for all your lighting needs, including LED lighting options. Our expertise in home furnishings and construction materials makes them a trusted partner for addressing your lighting requirements. 

Whether you have questions about LED lighting options, energy efficiency, or need to order specific LED bulbs and fixtures, KJASons® can provide the guidance and support you need to make the switch to LED lighting and enjoy its numerous advantages.