We have continued to use traditional can light fixtures because they are cheap and reliable. There is a wide variety of bulbs available, including LED and CFL, and those continue to get better and better.
We insulate the roof rather than the ceiling to keep duct work inside the conditioned space. That has an added benefit of not having to worry as much about the recessed leaking.
Is now the time to switch from the old style can to self-contained LED fixtures? For those who have made the switch, any manufacturers that you think are especially good?
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