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​Guide to Fine Lighting

Much like the artisanal categories of wine tasting that a sommelier uses to sample and enjoy a fine wine, lighting enthusiasts like us at  SOS Lightbulbs, also have a set of categories in which to categorize and rank lights. In order to make sure that you are getting only the finest and best lights, it’s important [...]

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​Shout Out to Awesome Lights

Here at SOS Lightbulbs, we have hundreds and hundreds of different types of lights. We love it. Among our products, it is genuinely impossible to choose a favorite, I mean, how could we. We carry some of the best brands around—Sylvania, Osram, General Electric, SOS (of course), and Ushio light bulbs. Plus, these are are the [...]

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Most Impressive Chandeliers in the World

Here at SOS Lightbulbs we understandably, have a slight obsession with lighting and light fixtures. Our supportive families reassure us that it’s nothing unhealthy. But, we can’t get enough of them and their myriad of uses! Today we are looking at chandeliers. Though we don’t sell chandeliers directly, we offer low voltage candelabra bulbs, and are proudly [...]

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​Metal Halide Lights

With all of the different types of lights out there, it’s hard to really know the differences. Lucky for you, you’ve got SOS Lightbulbs on your side. We are lighting experts who are here to answer all of your lighting questions. As established in our last blog, we don’t have any favorite types of lighting. Not [...]

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Lighting Guide - Part One: Light Bulbs 101

Every once in awhile it’s good to take a step back and look at the basics again to cover your bases and refresh your knowledge. For many consumers, these types aren’t new, but are mysteries in a way. In part one of the Light Bulbs 101 Guide, SOSLightBulbs strives to help spread the beginning knowledge [...]

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Flattering Lighting for Your Home

Isn’t it crazy how in every scene of a movie the actors just look great, but when you're going through pictures from home events you often look less than movie-ready? Believe us, actors aren’t necessarily more attractive, they often times are just gussied up and filmed from the right angle. Makeup makes one part of [...]

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A Winter Guide to Indoor Grow Lights!

Unless you live closer to the equator than we do, winter is the least favorite season for the botanically inclined. Yes, the cold season can be a break from the hobby, but some of us don’t want a break. That is where small green houses and indoor growing set ups come in. Technology now allows [...]

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​Why the Right Aquarium Lights Matter

Here at SOS light bulbs, we know that the right aquarium lights can make all the difference! Aquarium lights aren’t just to let you see all your fishy friends moving around, they are also there to provide key health and wellness to the fish and their in-tank ecosystem. If you have plants, corals, or sea [...]

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Let's Make an LED Lightsaber

Here at SOS Light Bulbs, we figured that since we’ve blogged so much about the ordinary uses of our light bulbs and our LED products, we’d start to talk about a few of the less ordinary uses of lights. This less ordinary use is for the many Star Wars fans who have always dreamed of having [...]

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Light Bulbs for Specialized Industries

LED light bulbs are quickly becoming the go-to lighting solution for homeowners and businesses alike. When you switch to LED lights you save energy, positively impact the environment, and save yourself money by utilizing better, longer lasting bulbs.In our last blog we looked, at some of our specialty light bulbs and why LED lights are [...]

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