How do home Linux users benefit from enterprise Linux distributions like Red Hat Enterprise Linux?

I have started this answer three times now. I am trying to think of a way that home users might benefit from an

What are the benefits and drawbacks of switching to Linux? I'm well trained in Windows and my office also uses Windows OS. Should I switch my personal laptop to Linux?

First of all, since you're saying you're open to trying new OSes, maybe it's a good time to evaluate *all* your options. Sure, Linux distributions are the first alternative (and most of the time the only ones) that people are finding about. But while all