Light Bulb Information

Lamps Plus carries a wide assortment of light bulbs to meet all your needs. Find a bulb for a new light fixture or
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Bulbs are identified with a letter to indicate the shape or type and a number to indicate the approximate diameter in eighths of an inch.

Candle Bulbs

Candle Bulbs

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This group of bulbs are used in chandeliers, outdoor lighting and small accent lamps.
Standard Household

Standard Household

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An incandescent light bulb type found in a wide range of home lighting.


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Compact, high output bulbs found in pendants, torchiere lights, desk lamps and other portable lights.

CFL Bulbs

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An energy efficient bulb. Many have built-in ballasts and standard or candelabra screw bases for easy replacement of incandescent lamps.


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A PAR lamp can be either incandescent or halogen and has a built-in reflecting surface.
MR Halogen

MR Halogen

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A line of low voltage compact reflector lamps used for accent and spot lighting in track, landscape lights.


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Specialty incandescent bulbs for use in appliances like refrigerators and stoves.
R Type


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Bulbs with a built-in reflecting surface used in ceiling lighting, track lighting and other specialty locations.

Short Tubular

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Bulbs used in picture lights, strip lights, landscape lights and other special applications.
Fluorescent Tube

Fluorescent Tube

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These energy efficient fluorescent type tube bulbs are used in overhead lighting fixtures, specialty fixtures and more.
Post Light

Night Light Bulbs

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A specialty bulb used with a safety silcon coating primarily in outdoor post light.

Globe Bulbs

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Globe-shaped decorative bulbs for fixtures, bath-bars and more. In candelabra and standard type bases.