1. Five Ways Lighting Can Improve Your Home

    Outfitting your home with the proper lighting based on room, activity, and time of day can impact your life more than you may realize. From type of light bulb to proper dimmers, lighting can have important effects on productivity, sleep, emotions, and more. In today’s post, we’ll take a look at …Read More

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    4 Signs Your Office Needs New Lights

    Keeping your commercial ceiling lights on in your office is important to your business. After all, everyone needs to see to get work done. Light fixtures may be expensive, but faulty lighting is more inefficient and also a workplace hazard if not replaced soon enough. Automated Lights and Shades’ …Read More

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    Picking Blinds For Your Office

    Cutting down on glare is important for any business, and adding office blinds is a great way to improve efficiency. There are however plenty of options and the choice you make comes down to a number of factors; matching your office’s style, effectiveness, and price. Automated Lights and Shades wan…Read More

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    Which Light Bulb is Best for Your Office?

    Choosing light bulbs for your office can be a difficult choice. There are a lot of options on the market, and the choice you make could result in needing to change your light fixtures to fit your bulbs as well. Automated Lights and Shades works with businesses in the Manhattan area, and we have year…Read More

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    Improving Security With Automated Lighting

    Keeping your home or business safe is important, but sometimes a security system doesn’t feel like it will be enough. If you’re looking to improve your residential or commercial security, Automated Lights and Shades is here to discuss how a better lighting system for your home, like Lutron Homew…Read More

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    Reducing Glare In the Office

    Glare is a distraction that prevents your employees from getting their work done as efficiently as they could be. There are easy ways to cut down on glare in your workplace to make your office more efficient. Automated Lights and Shades wants to help you make your office more productive, which is wh…Read More

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    How To Prepare For An Commercial Light Installation

    If you’re preparing for a commercial light installation, you likely have already done a good deal of planning. Automated Lights and Shades wants to help you make your installation process simpler. This blog will discuss the steps you need to take to prepare for your commercial installation to make…Read More

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    Improving Productivity by Improving Lighting

    When we picture a bad office to work in, there are a few things that come to mind most often: an angry boss, unhappy co-workers, and sickly green fluorescent lighting. While the green may be a touch on the behalf of movie makers and TV show producers, the idea of working in an office with flickering…Read More

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    Saving On Electric

    Electric bills can pile up, and that’s an expense you don’t need, both at home and at work. There are plenty of lists out there on how to save on electric bills, but which ones actually work? You can already remember to turn your lights off when you leave a room, but there must be other tips out…Read More

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    What Is A Light Profile & How Does It Affect Commercial Lighting?

    Have you ever watched a video and suddenly the lighting starts to change, seemingly on its own? We aren’t talking about haunted houses where the lights are supposed to flicker, but rather those times when the tint or shade of the lighting seems to change rapidly on the camera even if the lights th…Read More