April 10, 2009, Newsletter Issue #161: Commercial Exterior Lighting

Tip of the Week

If you own a commercial building, you're probably focused on keeping costs as low as possible while keeping the building secure. Here are some tips to get you started:
Use low-power fluorescent or halogen bulbs instead of incandescents, which use more power.Use controls such as dimmers, light sensors and motion detectors to automatically turn off lights that aren't needed.Consider energy-efficient LEDs instead of neon for signs and attention-getting effects.Point all exterior building lighting downward, both for maximum effect for your money and to prevent "light pollution" in the night sky.

About LifeTips

Now one of the top on-line publishers in the world, LifeTips offers tips to millions of monthly visitors. Our mission mission is to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. Expert writers earn dough for what they know. And exclusive sponsors in each niche topic help us make-it-all happen.

Exclusive Sponsor

Thank you for subscribing to the LifeTips weekly newsletter, sponsored by LAMPS PLUS! We are the nation’s largest specialty lighting retailer, offering you all the top brands plus our own exclusive lighting designs that you’ll see nowhere else. Visit us at LampsPlus.com for the best in home lighting, from table and floor lamps, to chandeliers, ceiling fans, outdoor lighting, kitchen and bath designs and more. You can build your own custom table lamp or ceiling fan design, use our online tools to plan a decorating project, or browse home accents and accessories to make your décor come alive. We also operate over forty lighting superstores in the western U.S. Find a store near you by visiting us at LampsPlus.com, plus get money saving coupons and browse our complete lighting and home décor selection. We hope to see you soon! http://www.lampsplus.com/

Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Lighting Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Byron White