Electro-Matic Visual Blog

Apartment Complex New LED Display Stand Outs from Campus Competition

Posted by Molly Austin on Feb 15, 2022 11:11:08 AM

Westown at Wilson Apartment Homes is an apartment complex close to Grand Valley State University campus that prides itself on the experience of a community that tenants will be proud to call home. There are a lot of students in the area so they are always looking for ways to attract that demographic and differentiate themselves from other complexes.

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Topics: Going Green, Electro-Matic Sign News, News

5 Benefits of LED Lighting for Industrial Applications

Posted by Electro-Matic on Feb 14, 2022 6:00:00 AM

LED Lighting in an Industrial Facility

Due to the unique characteristics of LED lights, they are becoming popular for commercial and industrial applications. Despite its higher cost than conventional light sources, LEDs are more durable, reliable, and do not need any maintenance. The most advantageous factor is their long lifespan, which can last for as long as 50,000 - 100,000 hours. With properly designed fixtures, LEDs can operate well in all temperature environments and are much more energy-efficient than conventional light sources. Read on for more information on the 5 key benefits of LED lighting for industrial applications.

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Topics: Commercial Lighting, LED Lighting

5 Ideas for Marketing Energy Efficiency as an Energy Savings Company

Posted by Electro-Matic on Feb 10, 2022 6:00:00 AM

The most tried and true tactic of marketing any service or product is talking about how much money the person will save by switching to that product. The same is true for any energy efficiency company marketing their products and services - ultimately, the biggest selling point for energy saving projects is how much money businesses can save by rethinking their approach to energy usage. However, in an effort to stand apart from the crowd, ESCOs also need to differentiate themselves.

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Topics: Business and Marketing, ESCOs, LED Lighting

How Long Do LED Signs Last? 

Posted by Electro-Matic on Jan 25, 2022 2:00:00 PM

How long do outdoor LED displays last? To answer that question, it’s important to determine the type of sign, the construction, and the conditions surrounding the sign. Read on to see the factors affecting how long your LED sign lasts, as well as how to extend your LED lifespan.

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Topics: LED Displays

Woodland Mall uses Electro-Matic's Outdoor LED Displays in Rebrand Project

Posted by Molly Austin on Jan 12, 2022 1:03:19 PM

Woodland Mall is a premier shopping and family destination in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Convenience is prioritized with services including children’s play area and free cell phone charging stations. They offer shopping for day-to-day needs like affordable and high-end clothing, home decor, jewelry, and children's clothing as well as a quick bite in the food court or full-service dining. Woodland Mall hosts many free events and programs for the community and families to enjoy year-round.

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Parking Lot Lighting Design Guidelines

Posted by Electro-Matic on Jan 12, 2022 9:37:00 AM

Parking lot lighting design guidelines are important to consider for the benefit of the patrons at your place of business. Well-designed parking lot LED lighting can help prevent accidents, deter crime, and make your employees and guests feel more secure while still maintaining an attractive community environment. Poorly designed parking lot lighting can cause accidents, enable crime and be a detriment to a community’s image. 

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Topics: Commercial Lighting, LED Lighting

EM Partners with Espen to sell LED Sign Cabinet Lighting Product Line

Posted by Electro-Matic on Dec 8, 2021 12:58:43 PM

Espen Technology is dedicated to delivering sustainable and environmentally progressive lighting solutions. Their products reflect an emphasis on sustainability, quality, and reliability. As our relationship with Espen blossomed while working with them for the past four years, we saw an opportunity in which their LED sign cabinet line paired perfectly with our market, having been selling LED lighting and LED displays in the sign industry for decades. 

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Topics: Going Green, Electro-Matic Sign News, LED Lighting, LED Parking Lot Lighting, News, Parking Lots and Structures, Property Management, Shopping Malls

Electro-Matic LED Displays Help Gordon Food Service Rebrand to Consumers

Posted by Molly Austin on Dec 8, 2021 11:33:59 AM

Gordon Food Service has delivered the excellence, expertise, and quality products customers need to design successful food operations and experiences for over 120 years. They have grown to become the largest family-operated broadline food distribution company in North America.

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Property Owner Saves on Construction Lighting Package with EM Visual

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 15, 2021 4:49:29 PM

A little different from our typical LED lighting projects, Dollar Tree and Starbucks were new construction exterior lighting projects. The owner and the landlord of Dollar Tree and Starbucks who was building these new buildings wanted to take the lighting package and minimize it to save money and then put the budget funding towards other needs for the construction.

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Topics: Going Green, Electro-Matic Sign News, LED Lighting, LED Parking Lot Lighting, News, Parking Lots and Structures, Property Management, Shopping Malls

Billy Bones Installs Electro-Matic LED Display at New Location

Posted by Molly Austin on Nov 15, 2021 4:11:35 PM

Since 1976, W.E. Wall, the catering company that inspired Billy Bones and the “fire breathing hog”, is now considered in many circles, to be the most respected outdoor caterer in the midwest and has formed a cult-like following consisting of those who just love to live life and eat great food! In 2019, Billy Bones BBQ was purchased by the long-time customer, Silver Lake Chicken Shack of the Silver Lake Sand Dunes in Michigan. A tourist hot spot boasting the BEST EVER wings made famous by using Billy’s rub.

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