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Color Temperature and CRI| Why Lighting Matters
Color Temperature and CRI| Why Lighting Matters
Posted by tbickham_1294642 on March 22, 2019
Imagine waking up before sunrise, pulling yourself out of bed, and shuffling to your bathroom. After completing your daily morning routine, you pull out your underwear, socks, shirt, and pants. Each article of clothing seems to be of distinct enough color that your freshly opened eyes are able to construct an outfit that doesn't looke like a total monstrosity. Upon stepping outside of your home, you realize that the shirt you thought was blue turned out to be purple. How'd...
Best Lighting to Modernize Your Home
Best Lighting to Modernize Your Home
Posted by tbickham_1294642 on March 14, 2019
Accenting your home with appealing lighting can change the entire aesthetic of your living space. Implementing simple and small lighting changes can substantially enhance the appearance, but the overall functionality of your home as well. Quick Fixes Dimmers Installing dimmers is helpful in many ways in terms of both functionality and style. Being able to modify the intensity of your lighting not only gives you options concerning your home's ambience, but can also help save money on power...
How To Extend Your Light Bulb's Lifespan
How To Extend Your Light Bulb's Lifespan
Posted by tbickham_1294642 on March 14, 2019
Learning how to extend your light bulb's lifespan can enhance quite a few areas of your day-to-day life including: financially economically decoratively Take a look at these hacks to learn how to extend your bulb's lifespan. Leave Them On! Leaving your lights on can help to preserve its life. Because the bulb receives a burst of pwer every time it is turned on, leaving the bulb on lessense the amount of shock that the bulb endures. Install Dimmers! Installing dimmers...
Best Lighting For a Productive Workplace
Best Lighting For a Productive Workplace
Posted by tbickham_1294642 on March 14, 2019
  On average, people spend about 13 years and 2 months of their lives in their offices at work. Committing 8 hours per day, 5 days a week to a job can have lasint effects on the body and a worker's overall productivity, Ensuring that your workspace has the right lighting can have a substantial impact on your time at work. Too Much Light Hinders Productivity As important as it is to have an adequate amount of lighting in the office especially in spaces that computers are used for...
How Much Money Can I Save by Using Hand Dryers?
How Much Money Can I Save by Using Hand Dryers?
Posted by danielle_abram on December 26, 2018
Hand dryers have started to become more popular in commercial and industrial locations. Not only are bathroom hand dryers more practical and will help you save money, but you can also cut down the amount of waste you use! What are the benefits of using electric hand dryers instead of paper towels? Bathroom hand dryers are more economical in comparison to using paper towels. Electric hand dryers allow you to reduce waste and minimize spreading germs because many modern hand dryers are touch-...
What Is a CE Mark?
What Is a CE Mark?
Posted by mmcconnell_1238912 on December 19, 2018
Created in 1985, the CE mark, or CE certification, is a label found on electronic goods sold in the European Economic Area (EEA). However, even if you do not live in Europe, you may still notice the CE mark on items you purchase locally. HomElectrical is here to explain why you see the label and what it means for you as a consumer or manufacturer. What Does “CE” Stand For? The abbreviation “CE” stands for the French phrase Conformité Européene, which directly translates to mean "European...
What Are the Applications of LED Downlights in Homes and Businesses?
What Are the Applications of LED Downlights in Homes and Businesses?
Posted by mmcconnell_1238912 on December 10, 2018
LED downlights, also known as can lights or recessed lights, are embedded into the ceiling to become a seamless accessory in any room. While you might be fond of this sleek look, you may not know all of the factors that contribute to creating perfect lighting in your home or business. Where Should I Put LED Downlights? LED downlights are a great option for large rooms and/or rooms with low ceilings. Recessed lights blend in with the ceiling, so they will not use as much space as traditional...
Wearable Technology: Smart Fabrics Are In
Wearable Technology: Smart Fabrics Are In
Posted by danielle_abram on December 6, 2018
Everything these days has to be smart this and smart that, now including smart fabrics! Wearable technology is becoming more and more popular as it progresses to advance to better and more helpful designs! What are smart fabrics? Smart fabrics are mostly made out of one of the strongest and thinnest substances that is capable of conducting electricity called graphene. Graphene is as thick as a single atom and is extremely flexible. Because it is so versatile, designers wouldn’t need to use...
Holiday Gifts for Employees That They Actually Want
Holiday Gifts for Employees That They Actually Want
Posted by mmcconnell_1238912 on December 4, 2018
Finding gifts for employees, no matter the occasion, can be difficult. Aside from a bonus, what else could they really want? We’ve put together some corporate gift ideas that will show employee appreciation and bring a little joy to the office this holiday season. Stress Ball We all know that working in an office can be stressful. A beneficial and inexpensive gift for employees is a customized stress ball. You can make squishy balls with your company logo, but you can also get a little...
Gifts for Your Boss That Won’t Kill Your Paycheck
Gifts for Your Boss That Won’t Kill Your Paycheck
Posted by danielle_abram on December 4, 2018
When the holidays come around, you wonder if you are obligated to get gifts for boss figures or just your boss; or better yet, you pick their name for Secret Santa! Coming up with the perfect Christmas gift for your boss without spending your entire paycheck can be a struggle. Granted, you could team up with other employees to give your boss one nice gift, or you can do something quick and easy that you know your boss will like. So, we put a list together of the best boss gifts that we feel...

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