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Ask Mr. Tight-Watt: different lights, same circuit?  Smart Choices Archive

Ask Mr. Tight-Watt: different lights, same circuit?

Ask Mr. Tight-Watt

Many of the questions our readers ask Mr. Tight-Watt relate to lighting issues. Mr. Tight-Watt sheds light on yet another question relating to bulbs.

Q. Can I put CFL’s or LED’s in the same circuit as incandescent bulbs (as, for instance, in overhead cans)? – Robert, a Smart Choices reader

A. Mr. Tight-Watt answers: Yes, you can “mix” lightbulb types on the same circuit and within a set of can lights or other nearby sets of lighting fixtures.

To find out more details about using CFLs and LED lightbulbs and other questions Mr. Tight-Watt has answered, check out this article.


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