Here are the Blogs in the Lighting Value
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Today is the International Day of Happiness! This day has been widely celebrated since 2013. It began as a way to recognize the importance of happiness in the lives of the people around the world.
After reading that today was the International Day of Happiness, we started thinking about what makes ...Read More...
Posted on 03/20/2019 4:50 PM by Randee Inman
Friday, 18 January 2019
A new study from Forbes came out recently that indicates poor lighting in the workplace affects overall mental health and well-being.
Bad lighting is associated with a range of negative health effects, including:
Added stress and anxiety in high-pressure ...Read More...
Posted on 01/18/2019 11:58 AM by Randee Inman
Monday, 23 April 2018
Every year on April 22nd, we celebrate our home planet, Earth! It’s an essential day to raise awareness and help take action to protect our natural resources and species. This year Major League Baseball unveiled their sustainability initiatives that will be enforced by each team. Check out this article ...Read More...
Posted on 04/23/2018 4:37 PM by Valet Energy
Thursday, 21 December 2017
While the holidays are filled with gifts, decorations, and lights, Santa shouldn’t be the only one checking his list twice. It’s the most wonderful time of year! Taking the right precautions will help eliminate any risk with your lights and decorations, so you can keep the holidays jolly and bright.
According ...Read More...
Posted on 12/21/2017 11:18 AM by Valet Energy
Thursday, 24 August 2017
Take a look. The color of the apples range from a rich red to a dark fuchsia. Which apple looks more appetizing? Why? It all depends on the light!
The color rendering of objects exhibits how well the shades are perceived by the human eye. The Color Rendering Index (CRI) scales from 0 ...Read More...
Posted on 08/24/2017 1:50 PM by Valet Enegy
Thursday, 17 August 2017
What is LED?
Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) are semiconductor devices that produce visible light when an electrical current passes through them. It is basically digital light that comes with an abundant amount of benefits.
It is a highly energy efficient lighting technology and has the potential ...Read More...
Posted on 08/17/2017 8:44 AM by Valet Energy
Friday, 30 June 2017
All brick-and-mortar retailers are challenged with brand image, online shopping, keeping stores fresh looking, and profitability. Retail environments need to offer a superior shopping experience that is interactive, interesting, and engaging. Good lighting design is critical to supporting that ...Read More...
Posted on 06/30/2017 1:03 PM by Valet Energy
Thursday, 11 May 2017
Lighting plays a key role in setting the right ambiance for your business or home. If you have the incorrect lighting, it can prevent the effectiveness of other elements you’re using to make the environment enjoyable.
The first step is creating layers of lights with ambient, accent, and task lighting. ...Read More...
Posted on 05/11/2017 9:20 AM by Valet Energy
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Have you ever been hurrying out of your home and leave two, three, or maybe four lights running all day?
By 30 days, the lack of making a two-minute walk through your home can become costly. For hospitals or hotels, the failure to flip the switch to off is multiplied.
Lighting controls ...Read More...
Posted on 04/26/2017 1:01 PM by Valet Energy
Thursday, 20 April 2017
Have you ever been in a dark and gloomy parking garage or entry way? How did that make you feel? If I had to guess, it probably didn’t create an environment that was pleasant for you.
Choosing lighting that creates a positive experience for customers is super crucial for business owners. The right ...Read More...
Posted on 04/20/2017 11:41 AM by Valet Energy
Monday, 15 August 2016
The myriad financial benefits of a well-designed LED lighting system can be organized into 2 categories - obvious and non-obvious.
The obvious financial benefits include lower utility and maintenance expenses (i.e., for lighting and HVAC) as LED fixtures consume less energy, last longer, ...Read More...
Posted on 08/15/2016 2:46 PM by Valet Energy
Monday, 25 July 2016
We've all worked in settings somewhere between a dungeon and dentist chair on the uncomfortable scale, so we know how this impacts our capacity to focus and overall output per unit of time. The importance of employee comfort cannot be overstated as the cost of people is generally two orders of magnitude ...Read More...
Posted on 07/25/2016 2:57 PM by Valet Energy