Save Energy by using Motion Sensing Light Adapters

by Michal on April 9, 2010

Cutting down on your homes energy consumption can save you money. In busy households it is often common to have lights that are left on even when they are not being used. Doing so uses energy which translates into a higher energy bill. By using a motion sensing light you can eliminate lights being left on and you will reduce the energy consumed in your home. Using a motion activated switch also adds a bit of convenience when your entering a dark room such as a basement or attic. There are even solar powered motion activated lights that will even use less energy.

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Editor’s Pick: The First Alert PIR720RN Motion Sensing Light Socket can change any regular light socket into a motion sensing light. Unlike ordinary motion lights there is no expensive installation with the First Alert PIR720RN. It is able to operate in pitch black or in daylight and is ideal for laundry rooms, garages, basements or closets. It works by sensing motion up to twelve feet away when installed at an eight foot height.

Light AdapterThe Smarthome Screw-in Motion Sensing Light Adapter allows you to convert any standard light bulb into a motion sensing light. With this item there is no tricky installation or wiring required. Instead all you do is screw the adapter into an existing socket and the light will automatically turn on once it senses motion. This adapter is ideal for closets, basements, garages, or even attics.

Blakc and Decker AutoswitchOne of the easiest ways to reduce your energy bill is to turn off the lights when they are not in use. Sometimes this simple task can be not so simple, especially when you have a busy household. The Black & Decker SW100 Lights Out Autoswitch makes the job easier for you because it has a motion activated sensor that automatically turns your lights on and off for you. Its motion activated sensor automatically turns lights on or off 1, 5, 15, or 30 minutes after you leave the room based on the setting you have chosen.

Maxsa Solar-Powered MotionThe Solar Powered Motion Activated Halogen Floodlight by MAXSA is a great way to light up the outdoors without tricky installation because you don’t need to run a power line. This is a solar powered motion activated security light. It works by detecting motion up to 35 feet away the light automatically turns on. The light can be activated up to 150 times within 60 seconds and is ideal for driveways and paths.

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