Why should commercial businesses choose LED lighting?

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Most businesses, from the largest to the smallest, are always looking for ways to reduce the outlay and make more profit. Saving money on bills is one way to do just that. Whether you install improved insulation to reduce the heat lost from your property, or you implement energy efficient policies and practices, there are a number of ways to reduce your bills. LED lighting is one such way. So why should you decide to choose the LED lighting, rather than other bill saving options? Well, LED lights offer a wide range of advantages and benefits for any business. And here at Walker Electrical, we are Preston’s leading electrical experts. As a result, we have produced this guide to the benefits of commercial LED lighting. So, why should commercial businesses choose LED lighting?

Huge savings

LED lights offer much greater potential for savings than other options. This is because the LED bulb uses up to 90% LESS energy to provide light. And this transfers to a huge 80% saving on your energy bill. This means that retrofitting LED lights into your property, will easily pay for itself over time.


LED lights last a lot longer than other types of bulb. In fact, this can be around 300 times longer! The highest quality LED lights can stay lit for around 50,000 hours, which means that you wont have to change your bulbs, or maintain them, very frequently at all.

Light quality

LED light bulbs provide a good quality of light which reduces the glare, or flickering, that you might experience with some other types of illumination. In fact, these minor light annoyances could be contributing to your employees low morale, reduced productivity or absenteeism. And a change in the lighting type could bring many benefits to your business and your employees.

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