- 18 /May, 2018
How Lighting Affects Mood and Increases Productivity:
Have you ever wondered how your mood, desires, concentration and relaxation depends on the flick of a switch? While soft, warm yellow light makes you feel light and relaxed, bright daylight gives you energy that give you the mood to get to work and helps you concentrate. Studies have shown that the lighting in an office largely affects the mood and productivity of employees at work. Lighting does have significant impact on your concentration and productivity. In fact, your entire feeling of health and well-being can be affected by the lights in your office.
Lights and the body:
Research has shown that there is a significant link between Light and the Circardian Rhythms (also known as ‘body clock’) that determine your sleep cycle, stimulation and relaxation. LED lights are mostly used in office settings. That is great because blue light helps to increase attention and concentration and also enhances mood. However, after the sun goes down, the exposure to blue light can disturb sleep cycles after going back home.
Since different people have different lighting requirements in an office depending on the work they do, it is best to allow lighting to be flexible in the office. For instance, installing dimmer switches on overhead lights or providing desk lamps that can be adjusted to fit each person’s requirement can make the workplace more amicable.
Also, it is best to allow a lot of sunlight into the office during the day. It is best to remove the blinds or curtains over one of the windows that allows sunlight to enter the rooms during the day. Natural light is more pleasing to the eyes and helps to reduce strain, headaches, drowsiness and even irritability.
These small changes in the workplace can bring about some pleasantly surprising results.
Modular Colour Plates Add To Your Home Decor Modular plates are the coverings on your electrical switches. Their main purpose is to keep wires out of sight, and to keep you safe. These plates have evolved over the years to be more in tune with interior designing trends. Earlier, the décor of a room could […]
LED Lighting Trends For 2020 It is not only a new year but a new decade. The modern home and how people live is constantly evolving. Lighting today is a matter of interior design, illumination, productivity, environment and pricing. The successful transition to LEDs has seen light ambience ranging from warm to cool, from ideal […]
10 Décor Ideas To Try In 2020 31/ 01 /2020 You might want to upgrade your home, remodel, or you’re simply moving into a new place. The start of the year is a great time to set the mood for the decade. The year 2020 is set to bring some interesting trends for home décor. […]
26/ 12 /2019 A ceiling fan isn’t meant to just keep a room cool. It can be decorative & even help make your cooling systems more efficient. There are lots of choices available for today’s homeowners. There are even great options available for installations in large halls or businesses. It can be a little intimidating […]
10/ 12 /2019 Here’s How You Can Choose A LED Light That Saves Money When you’re setting up your dream home you want to have the best décor, appliances & fittings. The right lighting can make a great difference for new homes, renovated homes, or even when you are carrying out minor improvements. Ideal lighting […]