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5 Ways to Reuse Old Light Bulbs

Written by Lisa Iscrupe

Edited by Hannah Hillson

Last updated 08/15/2023

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Key Points

  • The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is phasing out incandescent light bulbs.
  • Upcycling burnt-out bulbs into DIY projects can be a fun, artistic way to give new life to old bulbs.
  • Five unique ways to reuse old bulbs include making a terrarium, coin holder, vase, art piece, or plant holder.
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