14. Change a light bulb: An easy method to ensure you get the right CFL bulb or LED bulb

by Lindsay Wilson in Housing

Once upon a time all you needed to know about a lightbulb was how many watts you wanted.  But lightbulbs today give you many high tech choices.  If you don’t know what you are doing you’ll get too few lumens, too many kelvin and shadows where you don’t want them.  If it fits in the first place that is.

This video gives you a simple five step plan to get it right, first time.

The-Day-Shrink-eGuide

INTRODUCTION
1: Introducing the Shrink

IN THE KITCHEN
2: Eat plants for a day
3: Shuffle your food
4: Start a vegetable garden
5: Build a compost heap
6: Make a seasonal meal 

ON THE ROAD
7: Take a purposeless walk
8: Cycle somewhere new
9: Let someone else drive
10: Improve your fuel economy
11: Research your motor
12: Plan a flightless holiday

AROUND THE HOME
13: Turn off your gadgets
14: Change a light bulb
15: Seal an air leak 
16: Control your heating
17: Control your cooling
18: Research your intensity
19: Research solar power
20: Save some water

KNOW YOUR STUFF
21: Declutter a room
22: Upcycle some junk
23: Choose a used product
24: Invest in good design
25: Recycle some waste

GET CREATIVE
26: Pay a person
27: Buy a quality offset
28: Plant a tree that sucks
29: Plant flowers for bees 
30: Support broader change 
 

30 Day Shrink Guide

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