River Crest Elementary School in Hudson Wisc Photo courtesy of Hoffman Planning, Design & Construction.

River Crest Elementary School in Hudson, Wisc., collaborated with Andersen Corporation to custom design a wood construction window that maximizes natural light, reduces glare, and saves energy. 

Illuminating Thoughts

Daylighting, the illumination of indoor spaces through the means of natural light, has become an increasingly mainstream objective.

Daylighting, the illumination of indoor spaces through the means of natural light, has become an increasingly mainstream objective. While the financial impact on the bottom line through decreased reliance on electric lights and associated energy cost savings is noteworthy, the impact on students, teachers and staff is significant. The research speaks for itself.

More than 21,000 students were part of the Heschong Mahone Daylighting Study that showed a strong connection between daylit

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