Are you searching for the perfect
lighting control solution for your office? It's important to consider the ambience,
energy efficiency, and convenience of your various lighting options. For
tips that will create the best lighting for your office, continue reading.
Opt for Natural Light
Natural light is often brighter than artificial light, so it's best
to organize your office to make the best use of natural light. Not only
is natural lighting an effective way of lighting your office, but it's
free. Make use of natural lighting as much as possible to reduce your
Use Indirect Lighting
Direct lighting causes eyestrain and has been correlated with lower office
productivity. Avoid the direct glare of overhead lights and opt instead
indirect lighting. Lamps are especially effective at softening and scattering light, so
they are ideal for illuminating an office without creating a glare, contrast,
Consider Furniture and Paint Color
As you install lighting in your office, be mindful of the location of your
furniture. Place your computer screen in an area that has as little glare
as possible. Position shelves and dividers so that your eyes are blocked
from sources of direct, bright light. Painting your walls a bright color
can enhance the lighting in your office and create an energizing effect.
Remember Task Lighting
Computer work, filing, and other tasks that require heightened focus need
plenty of light. This is where task lighting, such as adjustable or articulated
desk lamps, comes in. If you have several work stations in your office,
buy task lighting for each station.
For a professional assessment of your
office lighting needs, contact Tunnel Vision Technology Inc. We offer residential and
commercial lighting control solutions for our customers in the Chicago
area. Call us at (312) 386-7219 or visit our website for more information.