Category: Office lighting

Switch off the lights when you’re done…

Introducing a combination of natural light, artificial light and a lighting control system will provide optimal lighting and maximise energy efficiency. Lighting empty rooms and corridors is costly and can be remedied with timing and motion sensor systems that only…

Office ergonomics

Key assets are worth protecting

For most companies their most important assets arrive every morning and leave every evening – in other words their staff.
Without them these companies would wither on the vine – it is therefore vital for them to look after them properly….

It’s that time of year again; love is in the air…

But, are you finding staff sitting at their desks already dreading the day ahead? Or maybe that’s just you! The problem may not be the heavy workload; it could be the drab interior design…
So, today, in honour of Valentine’s Day,…

Workplace mental well-being & why you should be considering your environment…

The intrinsic links between stress and poor mental health have been well documented, as have the key contributors/inhibitors of stress in the workplace:

Demands: Employees indicate that they are able to cope with the demands of their jobs
Control: Employees indicate that…

quality office lighting

Quality office lighting required for a healthier working environment

Guest blog on office lighting, Nuala Morris – Lighting for Health Ltd
Everyone needs exposure to quality, natural light on a daily basis.
Natural daylight changes in intensity, colour temperature and direction depending on the season and time of day. On a…

What’s causing that headache?

It’s not just the common cold and stress that causes headaches, your working environment could also be a trigger…  So, if you’re wondering why the days you used to spend happily working away at your desk have been replaced with…

Close your eyes and hold your breath

As Summer draws into Autumn and our days in the great outdoors (amid the downpours!) become less frequent, suddenly we’ve less chance of a bit fresh air, sunshine and blue skies.
It often throws into sharp relief the environment many workers…

Things are looking up

When considering the design aesthetics of a new office interior, most people admire the cool decoration, the funky furniture, the functional storage and the great new floors.
But few people consider the humble ceiling and how it can play an important…

Is reading in the dark bad for your eyesight?

If you were ever caught reading under the bedcovers with the use of a torch, your parents probably warned you that straining your eyes would damage your sight.  Well, you’re not alone, I think the majority of parents did (and…

Have you turned into your Dad?

If you are a parent of teenage kids, you will probably start to hear yourself say the things that your Dad used to annoy you with when you were a kid.
Dads can never understand why every light in the house…