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How many years should a pool light last?
Your pool lighting should give you few problems overall. Most incandescent bulbs will burn for 1,000 hours before bulb replacement is necessary. LED bulbs can burn for 25 years or more (or so they tell us).
Why won’t my pool lights turn on?
Check the circuit breaker panel that’s usually found on the side of your house. If the breaker that your pool light is on has been tripped, unplug whatever you just turned on or plugged in and then reset the breaker by turning it all the way off and then back on again. If that doesn’t work, you may have a bad breaker.
How long do Hayward pool lights last?
How long does the light last? The life expectancy for a Colorlogic light is 50,000 hours. The light will perform for over 10,000 hours without any noticeable loss of brightness.
How much does it cost to replace a pool light bulb?
A pool light bulb retails for about $30-40. A new pool light gasket for the fixture is about $25. Labor for the repair would be $100-150. Profit on a successful job would be about $120.
Can you replace a pool light underwater?
Replacing your in-ground swimming pool light does not require draining the water from the pool or hiring a professional. You might get wet when replacing a burned out in-ground swimming pool light, but by following a few safety steps, you can safely replace the pool light without fear of electrocution.
Can a pool light electrocute you?
You can get electrocuted by a pool light in a swimming pool. It can cause serious injury and even death. An experienced electrocution lawyer can help victims and families recover the pain and suffering compensation or wrongful death damages they are entitled to under the law.
Can I put an LED bulb in my pool light?
You’ll need the proper LED pool light to fit into your light niche. The light niche is the sideways “bucket” that holds the pool light into the wall. If you have a Pentair light, you can use the Pentair IntelliBrite LED pool light. If you have a Hayward pool light, you can use the Hayward ColorLogic LED pool light.
Are pool lights worth it?
An LED light will save you roughly 75% on your energy usage compared to a comparable incandescent light. LED pool lights last a lot longer than a standard light. Traditional bulb pool lights will last around 5,000 hours while an LED light will last 30,000+ hours . . . provided no water gets in and shorts the unit out.
Do you have to drain pool to replace light?
Replacing your in-ground swimming pool light does not require draining the water from the pool or hiring a professional. The design of the pool light’s housing allows you to remove it from the pool without the need to disconnect any wiring.