Commercial Electrical Contractor
Specializing in Energy Efficient Solutions
CALL: 919-467-5554

Parking Lot Lighting: Why Good Lighting is So Important

You put a lot of thought and effort into maintaining your business building and keeping it up to par with both industry standards and customer expectations, but the extended space of your business property is just as important–specifically, your parking lot. Good lighting is one aspect of a parking lot that speaks volumes about the business as a whole. However, there are some pretty good reasons beyond aesthetical appeal that make good lighting in your parking area especially important.

Good lighting helps prevent accidents in the parking area

The better drivers and pedestrians can see when they are in the parking area, the less likely it will be that an accident occurs, whether it is an accidental trip over something in the way or inadvertently hitting another vehicle or a pedestrian. With an ample amount of illumination, people visiting your business property in their vehicles or on foot will be able to see well enough to avoid situations for which you could be held liable.

Good lighting helps keep visitors and their vehicles secure

A dimly lit parking area reflects poorly on your place of business because customers see this is poor maintenance and upkeep, but they can also feel less secure in a dark parking area. Even if you have a surveillance system that watches over your parking area, with low lighting, catching anyone in the act would be difficult.

Good lighting elevates the protection level of your business building

If someone with ill intent is scoping out two business properties to vandalize or break in, they will be far less likely to go after the building that has good lighting around the building and in the parking area. The fact is, criminals are more likely to break the law in the dark because it keeps them concealed and they can get by with things easier without being seen.

If you have any questions about LED parking lot lighting and are looking for qualified electrical contractors, contact Hi-Life Electric Inc today.

How Long Does LED Lighting Last?

These days, everybody in the lighting industry is talking about LED lighting. LED lighting is more advanced than traditional lighting in several ways. The most prominent and most talked-about advantage of LED lighting over traditional lighting is...

Advantages of LED Parking Lot Lighting

Light emitting diodes are becoming increasingly common in parking areas across the nation. Businesses and other organizations often use them to replace defunct metal halide lights. This efficient, durable technology can benefit parking lot owners by...

The Importance of Electrical Wiring Diagrams

People who have experience wiring a structure know that this can be a bigger challenge than first anticipated. They may think that the wiring process will take a few weeks and it ends up taking significantly longer due to unanticipated problems....

How Do LED Light Bulbs Work

LED light bulbs are replacing the old-fashioned, energy-inefficient incandescent lights that have been illuminating the world since the start of Thomas Edison. But how exactly do they work?LED light bulbs work differently than an incandescent...

Advantages of LED Lighting

Consider a major lighting upgrade for your home or business? Before rushing out to pick fixtures based on looks alone, consider the type of bulb generating the illumination you need. Picking a fixture, or many fixtures, that use light emitting...

Tips on Saving Money and Energy at Home

If your household is like many American households, your power bills are some of the highest utility bills you have every month. Of course, you can’t just turn off the electricity to your house, but you can take steps to cut down on your...

Importance of Energy Audits

Energy audits are important in analyzing energy consumption. Energy audits find and reveal patterns of over usage and waste, and they create a starting point, of where building owners need to cut back. Although, energy audits can be...

LED vs. CFL: Which Bulb is Best?

Which bulb is the best, LED or CFL? It's one of those debates that has strong believers on both sides of the argument.  Both are energy efficient options to the common light bulb but which one is the best bulb? Well, that...

Why Lamp Recycling Still Matters

Recycling has become second nature to a large portion of the country but that's when it comes to the common recyclables likes aluminum and plastic. However, lamps are a very important and necessary recyclable as thousands and thousands of...

Benefits of a Prepaid Recycling Program

In a world full of excess waste and limited landfills, recycling is becoming more and more important for both businesses and individuals around the world. That's why innovative businesses, like Hi-Lite, have helped build and grow the trend...

How To: Outdoor LED Lighting for Your Business

How To:  Outdoor LED Lighting for Your Business The times of the fire and candle-lit world are long gone, and in this modern day and age, the average day doesn’t end when the sun goes down. That’s why it’s important for...

LED Lights: The Best Option for Your Business

Owning a business means you have to make every penny count. Searching for ways to cut expenses and increase profits are typically daily activities. Failure to use LED lighting in your business may mean you are essentially throwing money out the...

What LED Lights Can Do On Their Own.

LED retrofitting and installation are the emerging trend in commercial lighting design, and these practices can be found as closely as Cary. The most-often discussed benefit of LED alternatives is the substantial cost savings that can amount to an...

LED Downlights Can Actually Light It Up!

LED lighting technology has advanced over the last decade so much that it is not very far from becoming mainstream in lighting design for Cary business or residential purposes. In many cases, LEDs are the emerging standard for energy efficiency, and...

Safe but Spooky Lighting!

Halloween is big business throughout the United States during the month of October.  Haunted houses pop up all over America’s and theme parks across the county transition from happy and carefree fun during the day to spooky and scary...
Page: 123 - All