Is It Time for an LED Upgrade for Your Office Lights?
Why choose LED panels over fluorescent lights?
When replacing your lights, most commercial electricians would recommend the use of LED panels over fluorescent lights. Here are some of the reasons why”
It is cheaper to operate and maintain
Studies show that shifting to LED office lighting can help you save as much as 40% of your energy bills. It also aids in reducing maintenance costs because of its lifespan of 10’s. So if you want to save on energy bills, then it’s high time you make that LED upgrade.
It has a longer life span
One of the trademarks of LED light fixtures is its superior lifespan. At a minimum, it has a rated lifespan of 50,000 hours; while some even go over 100,000 to 150,000 hours. For better options, you can even buy LED products with five to ten year guarantees.
It increases productivity.
Fluorescent bulbs are more prone to constant degradation, the result is an odd lighting scheme in your office, which is detrimental to your staff’s job performance. On the contrary, LED’s deliver excellent consistency. This results in a brighter and more productive environment leading to a more positive mood in the office.
It is eco-friendly and doesn’t use excess energy.
LED’s is a result of green technology, which helps in eliminating harmful carbon emissions. In this manner, your company and staff are aiding in preserving nature.
It doesn’t emit infrared radiation.
Unlike other lighting options, LED’s are cool to the touch because they don’t produce infrared (IR) radiation. This means a cooler environment for your staff, especially during the summer season.
It can be dimmed to match the time of day and the season.
Unlike other light sources, LED’s have the ability to be dimmed as needed. This makes it convenient and flexible. However, you need a reliable commercial electrician to install this system for it to work to your advantage.
It gives you several design options.
You have a variety of choices with LED office lighting. So if you just want an upgrade, you’ll have several retrofit kits that can fit into your existing fixtures. Otherwise, you may scrap the entire fixture and replace it with a new one.
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