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  Light Control of Building Elements 

Interior Light Study

July solar day from sunrise to sun set.  Trees and building elements help to limit the heat gain summer sun.

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January study indicates more complete penetration of the warming winter sun.

 

Building elements as light control devices

Solar study below helped to confirm the building elements will in fact control light penetration on a peak solar day.

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