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Lower Your Electric Bill with Energy Management Systems

Nov 16th, 2021 • dhawebdev
If you’re like most building owners, your electricity bill is far higher than you would like. A good percentage of that bill is probably pure waste, and about 40% of it is probably for lighting. There is, however, something you can do about it: energy management systems, which can keep more of your money in … more »
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Increase Sales with Customer-Flattering Store Lighting

Sep 15th, 2021 • dhawebdev
You may have heard of vanity sizing. It’s the practice of changing the size of an article of clothing – a woman’s dress, for example – without changing the actual measurements of the dress itself. The same dress that was size 12 last year is now labeled as a size 6. The shopper is thrilled … more »
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Retail Lighting Solutions: Guiding Lights

Aug 14th, 2021 • dhawebdev
Anyone looking for retail lighting solutions should not only study interior design, but also they should take some time to study how lighting works in other ways, including: Lighting in Film If you get a chance, watch Orson Welles’ classic noir film The Third Man. The black and white film’s use of light is simply stunning. Although … more »
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4 Ways LED Auto Dealership Lighting will Convert to Sales

Jul 15th, 2021 • dhawebdev
When it comes to selling cars, it’s all about presentation, and this is one of the primary reasons auto dealerships are turning to LED lighting. And it’s not just indoor LED lamps that these entities are switching to. They are also finding that outdoor LED lamps are effective at converting to on-the-lot sales. Here’s a … more »
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5 Industrial Lighting Design Trends You Should Try Out

Nov 15th, 2019 • dhawebdev
You don’t have to work in a loft in New York City to use industrial lighting design elements. Industrial lighting illuminates any space with character and style. Let’s look at some ways you can use this exciting design trend in your business. What is Industrial Lighting Design? If you been out in the world, you’ve … more »
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The Smart Lighting Solutions We’ll See in the Next 5 Years

Apr 13th, 2018 • dhawebdev
Smart technology is taking over faster than you might think. Experts estimate that there will be more than 34 billion connected devices in 2020. And that’s not just smartphones — we’ll see innovations like smart lighting solutions, too. If you’ve ever been in a LEED certified building, you might have already experienced smart lighting without … more »
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5 Reasons to use Interior LED Lighting For Your Business

Apr 6th, 2018 • dhawebdev
When comparing LED lightbulbs to standard light bulbs, LED bulbs are capable of 50,000 hours of illumination as compared to 2000. Opting for LED lighting as opposed to traditional offers a simple lifestyle change with countless benefits to both the planet and your wallet. While being green was once viewed as a lifestyle preached by … more »
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How to Save Energy in Your Commercial Building

Mar 30th, 2018 • dhawebdev
Does your heart skip a beat when you see your energy bill in the mail? Is it really that time again already? As you write out yet another big check you wonder if you could lower these costs. A big part of your overhead goes into this check right here. What if we told you … more »
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4 Advantages of Recessed LED Lighting

Mar 23rd, 2018 • dhawebdev
LED lighting is becoming increasingly popular, representing 10% of commercial and 4% of industrial lighting sources in 2015. This number is expected to grow each year. There are several key differences between LED lights and incandescent or fluorescent bulbs. These differences make using LED lighting a great option for your commercial and industrial lighting needs. … more »
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3 Factors to Consider in Your Commercial Lighting Design

Mar 22nd, 2018 • dhawebdev
Cleanliness and curb appeal are important to consumers. This makes proper commercial lighting design critical for positive business growth. Lighting can make or break the first impression of your business. It can also affect our moods, emotions, decision-making processes, productivity, and more. With so much on the line, it’s clear that your lighting design deserves … more »
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