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At Amerlux, we bring magic to life with bold lighting solutions that illuminate your world with vibrant colors. We listen to our customers and develop award-winning solutions to your greatest lighting challenges. Our best-in-class portfolio features innovative interior and exterior products that deliver outstanding performance and beautiful aesthetics to drive business ROI. With Amerlux, you’ll always be seen in the best light.

4 Ways to Save with LED Lighting

Today’s LEDs set the standard for light comfort, color quality and controllability. Even better, they cost a lot less than you might think and they can deliver huge savings to your bottom line. Here are four ways LED lighting will lower your operating costs: 1. Energy Cost Savings Electricity is a major expense for facilities […]

Amerlux Moves Beyond LEDs With Avista 7-Pin Option

New Technology Transforms Lighting from Fixture to Foundation of Smart Cities Amerlux, an award-winning design-and-manufacture lighting company, announced today the launch of a hi-tech, electrical receptacle for its Avista light engine that will turn humble light posts into the bold underpinnings of a smart city. Amerlux’s 7-pin option, used in conjunction with its Avista pedestrian […]

9 Ways You’ll Look Like a Hero by Switching to LED Lights

As a facility manager, you are tasked with ensuring the safety, comfort, productivity, sustainability, beauty and maintenance of your facility—all while keeping costs down. That’s a pretty tall order. What if you could accomplish all that and more by making one simple change? Change your lighting and you can. LED lighting has become the chicken […]

10 Ways Architects and Lighting Designers Can Bring Their Visions to Light

The construction industry is becoming more and more specialized every year. It’s commonplace for specialists like lighting designers to work side-by-side with design architects to help enhance the design’s shapes and colors and improve the overall functionality of the space. This collaboration provides a new dimension of expertise throughout both new construction and remodeling projects. […]

How to Sell Your Lighting Upgrade to Your Boss

You already understand how your organization would benefit from the huge long-term benefits and savings that come from upgrading your facility’s lighting to high-performance LEDs. But those long-term benefits can seem far away to your CFO when he or she sees the upfront cost of such an upgrade. Large expenses can be a tough sell […]

Design Freedom with Fewer Headaches

Custom architectural lighting can elevate a space’s aesthetics and make a big impact on an overall design. When on a project, the more options you have available the more design freedom you can exercise. Each option you have is another tool in the toolbox. To that end, Amerlux has spent the last three decades listening […]

How to protect birds, enjoy the night sky and save $3 billion with LEDs

Picture this: two pillars of light stretching from the ground up to the heavens, penetrating the nighttime darkness. It’s the annual “Tribute in Light” held in New York City every September 11. It’s a stirring sight and a beautiful memorial to the victims of the 9/11 attacks and the unbreakable spirit of New York. Comprised […]

Lighting: The Secret Weapon for Optimizing A Building’s Performance

Winston Churchill famously said, “We shape our buildings and afterward our buildings shape us.” Commenting on the bomb-damaged House of Commons in 1943, his point is profound: We design buildings, and the constraints of the design will shape the people who use the building and the work they do. Few things can have a bigger […]

Amerlux Extends Line To Design-Build Firms

Made-to-Measure Lighting Maker Adds ‘Value’ With Off-The-Shelf Products Read about Amerlux’s “Value Line” below or download the PDF here Amerlux, an award-winning design-and-manufacture lighting company, announced today it will expand its growing portfolio of products to fast-track to market at a lower cost, specifically catering to the needs of design-build firms. After [...]

Smart Sites: The Next Wave in Facility Management

Amerlux Brings Smart City Technology to Your Site “Smart city” is a loose term for a city or community that uses sensor data to deliver a responsive infrastructure. In a smart city, sensors can monitor everything from energy usage to traffic flow to occupancy. Using wireless connectivity, cities can control and adjust their infrastructure in […]

How Lighting Designers Avoid These 5 Common Pitfalls

As a lighting designer, you have the challenge of developing a lighting solution that is aesthetically pleasing, energy efficient, controllable and highlights the architectural features while stimulating productivity. (That sounds like a long list of “bosses” to satisfy!) Here are five dos and don’ts for lighting designers to help on your next project: DON’T: Light […]

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