Using the most efficient and affordable way to do business is key to the success of any business. Your company might be completely streamlined in how it does business, but many business owners overlook such things as energy expenses. For many companies, switching to LED lighting can provide a substantial cost savings, both in the amount of energy they consume and also how often they have to replace the bulbs.
LED light bulbs are extremely useful in some rather surprising places. They have gained a lot of popularity for usage in electric signs, such as emergency exit signs. A regular, incandescent bulb will last about a year in an emergency exit sign, while an LED light bulb will last approximately eleven years. That’s ten extra years of not having to change the bulb and ten less bulbs found in your local landfill. LED light bulbs can also be used in other electric signage, such as scoreboards in a hockey rink or lit up road signs.
Using LED lighting to light offices is becoming a more mainstream option for many businesses. Not only is LED lighting cost effective, it can also reduce the damaging effects of fluorescent lighting to staff. Fluorescent lighting is known to cause headaches and eyestrain, and with LED being the artificial light that is closest to daylight, replacing fluorescent lighting with LED lighting can be beneficial to human resources as well.
There are other, simpler ways to add LED lighting to your business. Desk lamps are particularly well suited for LED light bulbs, since LED gives off directed light that is great for task lighting. Old Christmas decorations can be replaced with a new, LED variety. Any office that wants to save money and also move towards being environmentally friendly will find that making the switch to LED lighting is a must.