Reducing Power Usage one Green Exit Sign at a Time
Building owners are inundated with numerous financial liabilities that continually increase overhead and expense. Sometimes it is difficult to imagine how building owners and business owners are able to pay the bills, as cost of living and cost of sustaining a business are increasing, yet revenue and capital gains have plateaued or are stagnant. With the way the economy has been teetering in the United Stated over the last couple of years, a lot of business and building owners are constantly looking for methods to reduce the cost of overhead. One such place where an owner of a building and a business could look to cut costs is likely a scenario he or she probably has not even thought of. Replacing your building exit signs is actually a significant way to reduce your overhead, especially if you have older exit signs that require a direct source of energy in order to operate. These older exit signs actually suck a huge amount of energy, and if you have a large building filled with several exit signs, such as a corporate building or large hotel and casino, there is no telling how much money is being wasted paying the bill to run these out of date exit signs.
Replacing your older exit signs with green exit signs – photoluminescent products, for example – will significantly reduce your utility bill. You see, green exit signs do not run on a provided energy source, rather, they use ambient light from its surroundings as energy – which costs nothing. Therefore, reducing power usage one green exit sign at a time will eventually lead to wonderful savings in money. Depending on the size of your building, owners who have switched to green exit signs have known to save tens, even hundreds of thousands of dollars annually. Yes, you read that statement correctly. You probably do not realize how much power usage an older exit sign consumes, and coupled with what seems like a yearly increase in energy usage, you have been drastically overpaying to use your emergency exit signs.
Another reason to make the change to a green exit sign is that older emergency exit units are not nearly as reliable, durable, efficient, or effective as new green exit signs. In other words, you are overpaying for an inferior product. Think of how upset you become when you realize a similar scenario pertaining to your business, it makes you angry and quick to change the direction. Now apply this same common sense attitude toward changing out your inferior, over-expensive exit signs.
GloBrite Systems will help you reduce your power usage through the transition to green exit signs. GloBrite has been providing green exit signs in the form of photoluminescent technology, and their professionals can help you make a swift and painless switch to a better safety product that costs far less than the outdated alternative. Stop paying for a bad product, and outfit your building with a safer, inexpensive alternative that will better protect your building’s occupants.