Incandescent light bulbs •
These are the standard bulbs that most people are familiar with. •
Incandescent bulbs work by using electricity to heat a tungsten filament in the bulb until it glows. •
Incandescent bulbs produce a steady warm, light that is good for most household applications. •
A standard incandescent bulb can last for 700-1000 hours •
Can be used with a dimmer. •
Soft white bulbs use a special coating inside the glass bulb to better diffuse the light; but the light color is not changed.