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Why Businesses Should Consider Upgrading Their Lighting

Why Businesses Should Consider Upgrading Their Lighting

The goal of every business owner is to be successful. As a business owner, you know what a delicate balance it can be trying to maintain the look and appeal of your building while still saving enough money to make a profit. If you are ever on the lookout for ways to wisely allocate your hard-earned cash, here are a few reasons to consider upgrading your business lighting to LED.

Lower Utility Bills

A huge chunk of your utility costs is pulled from lighting, around 40% to be specific. LED lighting draws significantly less energy than traditional bulbs. Just by making a simple switch, you could be saving large amounts on your lighting bill. And by using less resources, you will gain the added benefit of having less of an impact on the environment.

Reduce Maintenance and Overall Cost

LED lights last significantly longer than traditional ones. This means that you will save money in the long run by not having to replace your bulbs as often. In addition to this, many business buildings have lighting in difficult to reach places. Often times, special equipment is required in order to replace burnt out bulbs in these areas. By switching to LED, however, you can easily lower these maintenance costs.

Improved Working Conditions

Older types of bulbs, such as florescent, contain harmful substances like mercury. When broken, this can put your employees in contact with harmful chemicals. Traditional bulbs also emit more heat than LED ones do. The added heat from your lighting in such facilities like bakeries, can foster unfavorable working conditions. And finally, LED lights provide a softer, more natural color as opposed to its harsher counterparts. By eliminating the undesirable elements caused by traditional lighting, you will likely improve the general working conditions for your employees.

As you can see, there are many reasons why upgrading your lighting just makes good business sense. If you are convinced, give The Copper Connection a ring! Our team has years of experience upgrading lighting for commercial buildings. We know how to perform our job efficiently without getting in the way of what you do. This way you do not lose money by having to close up shop during the process. Feel free to reach out today with any questions you may have!

By Copper Connection 12-19-2019