Jan 09, 15
The ways in which businesses operate are changing, with more and more people working from home. While this is often a practical solution for both employers and staff, it can sometimes be difficult for work-at-homers to separate their work and home environments. Though many people have a spare room for a home office, those who don’t or want to make their space feel more “business-like” may appreciate some tips to emphasize the barrier between the two domains. Little-known fact: changing your lighting can be key to making your home office feel a little less like “home.”
Dec 02, 14
Internet lighting retailer 1000Bulbs.com is proud to be named the first authorized online-only store to carry Standard A-Type and Reflector LED light bulbs from Cree. Customers will now be able to shop Cree’s extensive line of LED products at 1000Bulbs.com, including their line of Cree® LED Bulbs as well as their assortment of commercial LED downlights and troffers.
Nov 24, 14
With the fall season in full swing, and winter just on the horizon, the daylight hours are shorter, reducing the amount of sunlight we get daily. This lack of natural lighting has the unintended effect of triggering seasonal affective disorder (SAD) in certain every fall and winter. This seasonal depression can remove the joy from what should otherwise be great seasons. Fortunately, if you suffer from SAD, adding more light to your life can work as a remedy. You’ve probably seen advertisements for SAD lamps with full spectrum lighting, however, what makes them different from any other light bulb or lamp?
Nov 17, 14
All plants grow at different rates based on soil and food supply. Nutrition and climate can also affect the size of plants, giving you more or less space to work within. Agricultural chemicals like plant boosters are used to artificially encourage or discourage growth, but it’s possible to get the same results by simply managing your plants’ lighting and temperature through temperature differential (DIF) control. By creating a temperature difference between the night and day grow cycles you can effectively control the size and yields of your plants.
Nov 12, 14
You pass them on your way to work, running errands or while riding along the freeway. Massive, colorful and clever, billboards are forms of advertisement meant to attract attention. Billboards are meant to be captivating enough to pull your eyes away from the road for a second, but not so eye catching that you swerve into another driver’s lane. Though traditional billboards are still popular, the move to digitally engineered LED billboards is seeing a steady increase.