light/fan which has been there for 15 years and working fine. Fan works
fine. Just recently, when I turn on the light, it starts out bright,
then dims after several minutes. I have only CF's in the house, but
have switched the bulbs and all act the same. Will try to find an
incand type today and check it out.
to full brightness again. Have tried this from both 3-way switches.
see this on the one fixture.
to get to
anyone ever measured the actual current flowing to a CF to see if it
really does save power/money?
months or years, that the base is blackened. Also notice the base gets
really hot. The glass is hot too, but not as hot as incand bulbs. But
having the base getting so hot and being close to the ceiling seems like
it could be a hazard in some places where there is little clearance from
the ceiling, for example.
they are first installed. And when I remove one, it still smells only
not so strong. If it's got mercury in it, I'm going be pissed at Gov
Yoga Pants and his go-green political machine.
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