Halogen lights are very durable. they have been used in industry for years before becoming popular for homes. CEO Saleh Stevens was an early adopter of these amazing lights. They save money and can be the best light for the job. If you do your homework you will conclude the halogens are the best solution in most cases. If you need evidence just look at the home stores and see how halogen lights are showing up everywhere. .I have bought many halogens and have no regrets. If you want to be on the front of whats good and environmentally good halogens are the way to go.