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Church AVL Process: What You Need to Know

Dec 26, 2018

If your ministry or parish is considering upgrading or building out a new audio, video and lighting (AVL) system for the church, you may be wondering what the first step in this process is. Every aspect of your place of…

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White Tuning: Regulate Circadian Rhythm and Increase Productivity With Lighting

Jan 07, 2019

Lighting impacts our bodies continually. Throughout our evolution, daily periods of natural light have regulated our biological clocks, essentially placing our bodies on a schedule that optimizes our exposure to daylight. Artificial light can be just as impactful as natural…


5 Theater Lighting Mistakes to Avoid

Dec 19, 2018

Lighting up a stage properly takes creativity, practice and an absolute commitment to emphasizing whatever story or action is taking place there instead of distracting from it. Unfortunately, many people mistakenly believe that the more lighting equipment — and lighting…


4 Things to Know About LED Sports Venue Lighting

Dec 12, 2018

While the use of metal halide lights to illuminate sports venues has been the norm for decades, sports lighting solutions are beginning to embrace commercial LED lighting for a host of reasons, ranging from its lower energy consumption to its…


Church Lighting Effects at Christmas

Dec 05, 2018

For churches, Christmas is an exciting time and one when houses of worship see their attendance numbers swell for some of their most anticipated services of the year. Everything from putting extra splashes of color on stage in the form…


Lighting Guide for Retail Stores

Nov 28, 2018

When setting up a retail store, you want to make the space as inviting as possible to potential customers. Additionally, you’ll need to display your merchandise in a manner that best suits its presentation. And, of course, you must ensure…


Lighting for Schools

Nov 21, 2018

It’s a fact that students and teachers spend the majority of their days under the glare of artificial light sources. And while throughout the history of education, much has been done to improve the quality of air and water in…


LED Lighting in Offices

Nov 14, 2018

Most of us spend about one-third of our lifetime inside buildings while at work — that’s an average of approximately 90,000 hours under some form of artificial lighting. And it’s important for office and facility managers to know that the…


Benefits of Having a Professional Lighting Team

Nov 07, 2018

How important is visibility in any project you work on? Recent research demonstrates that lighting plays an integral role in buildings ranging from unforgettable residential and entertainment spaces to inviting retail stores and inspiring houses of worship, ultimately enhancing safety,…


Improve the Holiday Shopping Experience With Lighting

Oct 31, 2018

Most of us have read or heard news reports about online shopping taking over brick-and-mortar retail stores. However, the truth is that in 2017, American shoppers still spent five dollars in physical stores for every one dollar they spent online.…