• Green Beat: A World of Promise

    By Erica Rascón, Contributing Editor LED is heralded as the future of lighting. The mighty lamp has practical hurdles to overcome, however, before it can become the go-to light source for multifamily. To better appreciate LEDs, let’s reexamine traditional bulbs: incandescent bulbs require a filament that’s wasteful when converting electricity into light.

    National 15 December 2013 13:00
  • Lighting Apartment Corridors

    By Maureen Moran IALD, IESNA, LC Residents race from the sidewalk through the lobby and past mailboxes, dog walkers and neighbors to their apartments, giving little thought to the lighting that guides them from door to door, helps to keep them secure, and creates a sense of identity for the building.

    National 07 May 2013 19:30