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Why should we maximise natural light?

Enhancing aesthetics and atmosphere

Enhancing aesthetics and atmosphere  The presence of sunlight often has the ability to transform a space, by infusing it with positivity. In commercial interior design, natural light serves as a versatile design element, accentuating colors, textures and architectural features. Well lit spaces also appear more open giving the perception of a larger space.

In places like Mumbai, where spaces come at a premium strategically placed windows, skylights become invaluable tools to make an environment seem inviting and visually dynamic.

Boosting productivity and well being

Beyond an aesthetic appeal, natural light has an impact on occupants wellbeing and productivity. Numerous studies have shown a positive impact of day light exposure on mood, alertness and overall workplace satisfaction. By prioritizing access to natural light in commercial interiors, an environment that leads to employee engagement and satisfaction, drives productivity and success can be fostered.

In a fast paced, vibrant city like Mumbai where work life balance is necessary, integration of natural light into commercial spaces becomes a strategic invest in human capital apart from being a design choice.

Reducing energy consumption

One of the biggest benefits of natural light is its potential to reduce energy consumption and operational costs by minimizing reliance on artificial light during daylight hours.

Commercial spaces can not only reduce their electric bills but also reduce carbon emissions. In cities like Mumbai where energy resources are finite and environmental sustainability is a growing concern adapting such strategies becomes an imperative for businesses to minimize their ecological footprint
and contribute to a greener future.

Sustainability and environmental benefits

By reducing the demand for artificial lighting, daylighting strategies help conserve energy resources and mitigate the environmental impact of commercial buildings.

In Mumbai, where rapid urbanization and development place strain on natural resources, embracing sustainable design principles is not just a choice but a necessity for ensuring the city’s long-term viability and resilience.