Lighting that lets people control how much light they use for their tasks, reduces building lighting costs. And, there is evidence it also makes for happier and more productive workplaces. At least that’s what some studies done by lighting makers, and the makers of lighting controls conclude.
Freedom, liberty, patriotism — all abstract terms with different meanings for everyone, simply based on their programming and life experiences. These freedom and liberty quotes come from a diverse collection of people and they are reminders that one person’s idea of freedom can be another’s prison.
The color of the text has absolutely nothing to do with political parties.
It’s no secret that these June 2016 construction products announcements might have just the solution you need. Secure workers’ data, give vets some jobs, learn about concrete products giving back, get a new way to dim the lights, check out a turnkey solar power solution, see the toughest door in the world, and get an app for measuring architectural drawings.
If taking the stairs catches on, buildings with elevators could automatically get greener. The people working in them also stand a good chance of getting healthier. However, designers and builders working for owners who want to reap these advantages, will need to learn a few new tricks when it comes to how stairs get placed and promoted. They also get a chance to unleash creativity in how they are finished.