LED retrofit bulbs have become all the rage over the last couple of years. Despite the fact that they cost significantly more than traditional glass incandescent bulbs, we are now selling more retrofit LEDs than their traditional incandescent counterparts. While cities and businesses have fully embraced the LED revolution, it's not just the commercial customers making the switchover. We're seeing scores of residential customers upgrading as well. Between the energy savings, longer life expectancy, more vivid colors and reduced fire hazard, LEDs are in high demand.

When it comes to buying C7 and C9 retrofit LED bulbs, also known as LED replacement lamps, there are a lot of great bulbs on the market, but there are also a number of lower quality ones as well. In the video below, we go cover some of the basics that you need to know before making the switch from traditional bulbs to new LED retrofit bulbs.