22 August 2006
lighting (such as table lamps or drafting lamps) allows flexibility and greater
control over the lighting and energy use.
Target Horizontal Illuminance ( 10%): 300 lux (30 fc)
Recreation rooms may host a variety of activities. Because of this, some flexibility and
control will allow the lighting to adapt to the specific use. Provide adequate light levels
for reading and games. However, glare must be avoided, especially for such games as
ping-pong or pool. Consider the use of occupancy sensors for rec rooms to turn lights
off when unoccupied.