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Northern Gulf Coast Presents: Natural Daylighting Systems and Their Effects on Workplace Productivity

  • August 11, 2017
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
  • Downtown Pensacola Library -- 239 North Spring Street, Pensacola, FL 32501

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  • lunch included
  • lunch included

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Join the Northern Gulf Coast Region for a focused session on natural lighting in the home and workplace. Discussion of the physiology and benefits of natural lighting in the home and workplace, plus details on the workings of solar tube/top lighting. Architectural solutions to provide natural daylighting where traditional methods such as windows don’t work will also be discussed. The presenter will also incorporate a product showing, so participants can see, touch and feel the product.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn why sufficient natural daylighting is important in the work place and home. 
  • Gain hands-on experience with solar tube system that provides top lighting. 
  • Learn how leading architects are incorporating solar tube lighting successfully into their projects. 
  • View local projects from a successful local designer and provider of solar tube lighting.

Presenters

Les White
Acorn Fine Homes

Les designs and builds custom homes in Gulf Breeze, Pensacola and Navarre specifically suited to the natural attributes of the lot, working with and around trees and views, unlocking the hidden potential of the lot, and blending lifestyle needs with beautiful architecture and practical floor plans. 

"Being a designer makes me a better builder and being a builder makes me a better designer. I design and build with an eye for beauty, practicality, storm survivability, energy efficiency, and value," says Les.

Acorn Fine Homes' custom homes include the latest energy efficiency, hurricane resistant, and home technology features.  Acorn has its own air leakage testing and infrared imaging equipment which allows them to test and measure the air tightness and thermal integrity of the homes they build. 


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