Natural light is amazing and we should do everything we can to bring as much as possible into our daily lives. This infographic from HappyCleans looks at the many benefits of natural light and looks at ways to bring more of it into our homes.
Before we even get into all of that, let’s look at the energy savings that come from using natural light. Incredibly, by using natural light you can reduce energy costs by up to 75%. Furthermore, when you examine the health benefits it makes total sense to ensure you get as much natural light as possible – it reduces our risk of heart disease, lowers our blood pressure, and reduces our cholesterol.
There are many simple ways to allow more of it into our home. Window size is obviously the best way but even removing dirt accumulation from windows can really help to let more light in and brighten up a room. It’s also advised to place any large items of furniture away from windows so it doesn’t get in the way of light entry. Have a read through the full infographic now!
There you have it, everything in one easy info-graphic! One can only appreciate more when you have been without power. Recently we did not have electricity for over 5 days, and you realize then how much you depend on it! How ever eating by candle light does have a certain glam!
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