“A watt. You know, how you measure some light bulbs’ power,” explains Melissa.
“Ah ok,” says Josh. “I’m still lost about this whole wattage and bulb thing. Can’t we just pop in another bulb and be done with it?” Melissa sighs. “We could, but there are several things that could go wrong. The bulb might not work, it might not work well, or it could short out. Who knows, it could damage something.”
Josh lets out a low whistle as he leans back in his chair. “That doesn’t sound good at all. I think I should look up more about watts, find out the best wattage for outdoor lights. I think we should look up how many lumens we need too, though that’s an LED bulb thing.”
Melissa smiles as she pulls out her phone. “I’ll do the searching this time. You can come look on with me if you want.” She starts searching on Google as Jason scoots over so he can see too.
This is what the couple ends up learning: