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New LED Offerings Make It Easy to Switch Things Up

Light Efficient Design

New LED Offerings Make It Easy to Switch Things Up

As someone who’s been writing about LED lighting for almost a decade, I’ve gotten used to the terms “color temperature” and “light output,” and I now have a reasonably good idea about what to look for when shopping for my own lamps (aka, “bulbs”) and fixtures. But I still, on occasion, either realize I’ve chose the wrong lamp for a fixture or wish I could move between two color temperatures with the same luminaire.
Of Mop Buckets, Shampooers, and Technical Furniture

Middle Atlantic Products, Inc.

Of Mop Buckets, Shampooers, and Technical Furniture

Yes, you guessed. Once again, we're talking about … poke-through devices. In boardrooms, auditoriums, and other meeting locations, they're vital to ensure power and connectivity are available when needed.

What you use will depend on the flooring materials, whether the installation is old work or new construction, and the type of cabling necessary for the location.
Couch Potato Power! Not Just For Sleeping Anymore

Legrand North America

Couch Potato Power! Not Just For Sleeping Anymore

Got a call the other night about 1:00 o'clock in the morning. I had to go into the plant to troubleshoot an electrical problem. When I finally made it back home, I crashed on the couch, worn out, too tired to even take off my boots.

I lay there for a little bit, and finally fell asleep. Needing to get up at 6 the next day, I put my phone on the arm of the couch with the alarm clock set.
LED Temporary Work Site Lighting
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No More Dials: Timing Controls Are Getting Smart

Intermatic, Inc.

No More Dials: Timing Controls Are Getting Smart

If you live in or near popular seasonal resort and vacation areas, you’ve likely noticed an uptick in the local residential real estate market – both for buyers and longer-term renters. Nationally, the second-home market is enjoying a boom, as higher-end homeowners are seeking escapes from more urban areas that have experienced higher rates of COVID-19 transmission.
When the Table Are Turned … You Still Have Power

Legrand North America

When the Table Are Turned … You Still Have Power

About 15 years ago, a friend of mine and I remodeled a vending room area. It used to be full of snack machines and microwaves lined up around 3 walls. We turned that area into a nifty conference room. Ronnie did the carpentry work, building a very nice U shaped workspace around an open area where the speaker would stand.
Access Floor Cable Management Could Make COVID-Related Office Changes Easier

Snake Tray Cable Management Solutions Inc.

Access Floor Cable Management Could Make COVID-Related Office Changes Easier

U.S. companies have spent the last decade or so following the lead of tech firms in opening up office space and bringing workers closer together. Now, the COVID-19 pandemic is forcing that approach into question. When employees start coming back to offices in large numbers, those workplaces may need to be rethought, to both improve safety and boost worker confidence. These changes could underscore the importance of taking a flexible approach to electrical and data cable management.
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