Advantages of LED lighting for schools

Schools, nurseries, colleges and universities all face the same problem: a tiny budget. And this means that utility bills and building maintenance can be a nightmare to tackle.  And with energy bills only ever increasing, its no surprise that its becoming even harder to make ends meet. But installing LED lighting could be a good way to solve your problems in the long run. In fact, LED lighting in any educational setting can bring a number of benefits. Here at Walker Electrical we are Preston’s leading electrical experts. From schools and residential settings, to hotels, retail and industrial settings, we provide a range of high quality electrical solutions. As a result, we have produced this guide to the advantages of LED lighting for schools.

Advantages of LED lighting for schools

So, why should schools opt for LED lighting, even though it could mean replacing the existing lighting system? Well, there are a number of advantages that your school will start to see, as soon as these LED lights are installed, and well into the future too. These include:

  • Better quality of light- it might not be your most pressing concern, but the lighting inside your educational property could be having an adverse effect on your students, or your staff. Lighting is responsible for mood, and LED lighting can help to set the right tone for learning. At the same time, bad lighting can also cause eye strain, migraines and headaches. This leads to increased absenteeism. So LED lighting, providing a better quality of light, could be a great solution.
  • Lower costs- LED lights can help you cut costs in two ways. Firstly, LED bulbs use a lot less electricity to create light. So you will see a noticeable saving on your electricity bill. And secondly, LED lights last a long time, without needing to be replaced. This can be more than 30 times longer than your existing bulbs. This means lower maintenance costs in the long run.

For more information or advice, get in touch with the experts today, here at Walker Electrical.