Winnipeg Soffit Lighting
Soffit Lighting can be the perfect renovation project when deciding to upgrade the exterior appearance of your home. They can aid in transforming the look of your home while at the same time adding significant curb appeal and security to your property.
Soffit Lighting Best Solution
When it comes to adding soffit lighting to your homes exterior we have found that using a low voltage LED Soffit Light/Pot Light is by far the best solution.
Cost Comparison LED (1.5 w) vs 75w Halogens
Information Based on a 12 Light System
- Annual Operating Cost 10 Hours Per Night
- 75w = 361.35
- LED = $7.23
- Bulb Replacement
- 75w = $140.00
- LED = $0 (100,000 hour life expectancy)
- Total Annual Operating Cost
- 75w = 501.35
- LED = $7.23
- After 100,000 hours of use (Roughly 27.5 years)
- 75w = $13,787.13
- LED = $198.83
- INITIAL COST
- 75w = $2400.00
- LED = $3771.00
You can see that choosing to go with a LED Soffit Lighting System can save a tremendous amount of money over the long term. In the above example you can see the rough cost for owning LED Soffit Lighting for the 27.5 year was ~$4,000 while the 75w Halogens came in at $16,200.
Aside from the obvious cost savings LED soffit lighting utilizes a low voltage power source which alleviates the headache of acquiring a certified electrician to perform the installation. The most areas your roofing contractor can perform the installation. The low voltage nature of the product also makes them an excellent DIY project for the ambitious homeowner. Soffit lighting system can also be installed with a completely automated timer that account for changes in day light.
For more information regarding LED soffit lighting please contact us and we will be happy to answer your questions.