during a recent major remodeling campaign. Today, all 83 of this
company's home improvement warehouse stores use extensive skylights
HomeBase was, of course, concerned about saving energy and money.
However, the primary motivation behind the chain's decision to use
skylighting was its effect on sales. HomeBase reports that products
appear more vibrant under daylight, and plants look healthy and
attractive. Natural light even helps customers choose flooring and
paint, since it reveals the "true" colors of these products.