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Skylighting? For Your Business?

June 16, 2016 Leave a comment

Skylights are popular in residential settings, such as your kitchen or living room. These products use sunlight to naturally light a room instead of the artificial alternatives. By doing this, it provides an array of benefits to your business, your employees and your clientsauburn pic

Your business will see a drastic decrease in electrical bills by using the suns natural light. The incredible thing is, using the natural sunlight is not the only way installing skylighting such as the Auburn Skylight System (as seen above) saves your business money and is beneficial to the environment.

  • The upfront initial cost has proven to be lower than most lighting solutions.
  • The long-term savings will be noticed sooner than most other lighting solutions.
  • LEED energy credits.
  • Contains universal adapters to fit standard rafters, making it geometrically perfect.
  • Using less electricity overall is better for the environment, giving your company the reputation for investing in more sustainable methods of lighting.


Your employees are the most important part of your business. They are the reason your product gets designed, produced, sold and maintained. Integrating these skylighting systems into your existing, or new warehouses contain many benefits for your employees.

  • Providing Vitamin D to your employees while on the job has proven to be medically beneficial.
  • According to the US National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health, “Low vitamin D status is associated with reduced employee work productivity. Employee vitamin D assessment and replenishment may represent a low-cost, high-return program to mitigate risk factors and health conditions that drive total employer health care costs.”
  • Natural sunlight boosts moral of your employees more than alternative lighting solutions.


Your clients will see the architectural beauty that comes with constructing skylighting systems. Keeping up with the modern times, by installing these systems in your warehouse or other commercial setting, goes a long way with potential and established clients.

  • Showing that you are ahead of the curb gives clients peace of mind that their decision to work with you is the correct one.
  • Being energy efficient and environmentally-friendly will draw more clients.


For more information about specific products that retain to skylighting, visit our skylighting area of our website and shoot us an email or give us a call at 877-903-9090 to set up an appointment!




Preparing For Your Season

January 15, 2015 Leave a comment

Winter may be here but Spring is just around the corner.  Pre-Season will be here before you know it followed by the 2015 game chasing crowd of tailgaters and fans.  You love them and they grow in numbers each year.  Before their arrival is the time to evaluate your equipment, employees and your environment and make necessary improvements before opening day.  As you take a look at your counter security windows and grilles you may decide that it is time to upgrade to something new or something a little more reliable or even something just a little more aesthetically agreeable to perhaps some other improvements.  That’s where we come in.

At Specified Building Products we can help you get ready for your season so you can focus on making 2015 a great year instead of worrying that you may suffer equipment failure that will be costly.  You want to be able to control traffic flow at a moments notice and protect your assets at the same time.  We have some great solutions for you.

This week we spotlight the McKeon Coiling Counter Shutters.

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If you are looking for counter shutters or have questions about any of our solutions, call our office at 877-903-9090.