Dimmer Installation

Dimmer Installation

 

Dimming your lights saves energy, money, and creates ambiance to any room, be it office or home.

See how much you save over a 5 year period by testing the interactive dimming tool to the left. The dimmer tool is provided by the Lutron Lighting Company.

 

Statistics on Electricity Consumption

  • Dimming your lights just 25% saves 20% in energy
  • Replacing a standard light switch with a dimmer can save up to $30 per year per switch
  • Lighting accounts for 39% of annual electricity usage in office buildings
  • Installing 1 dimmer in every US home in place of a standard switch would save $230 million in electricity per year, which is equivalent to taking 370,000 cars off the road
  • Incandescent light bulbs last 20 times longer if dimmed by 50%
  • Lighting accounts for 39% of annual electricity usage in office buildings
  • Lighting accounts for approximately 20% of an average home’s electricity bill
  • Lighting accounts for 30% of annual electricity usage in education buildings
  • Lighting accounts for 45% of annual electricity usage in retail buildings
  • Lighting accounts for 43% of annual electricity usage in health care buildings