Choosing the right lighting for your home is important for the needs for your family. Too bright or too low lighting can affect your enjoyment of your own home, and even cause you headaches. Literally. And so, here are some of our tips that hopefully will guide you with planning the lighting for your home.
The Use of the Space
Each room and space of your house is meant for other uses, and so, you’ll need different sort of lighting for each. For example – in the kitchen we need strong and bright lighting so it will be easy for us to cook and see clearly. Same goes for your home office or the home library – you need bright lights in order to be able to read easily books, letters and such. In other rooms, you can create the vibe you want.
Creating the Right Vibe
Lighting can also allow you to enjoy the atmosphere you want – for example, creating a romantic vibe in the bedroom by using dim lights. You can coming more than one type of light fixtures if you have more than one use of the space. For example, let’s take the living room – on one hand, you need bright lights for when the family sit together and play board games. On the other hands, you’ll probably want dim lights as well for when you watch the TV. Therefore, you can combine both types in the living room.
Use of Natural Lights
When planning the lighting for your home, you also should take into consideration the use of natural light in your home. If during daytime your kitchen is filled with natural sunlight – you should use it. You can save both electricity and money and it is good for the environment as well.
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