Since January, I have been focusing on lighting to “brighten things up” since the world’s news had been so gloomy. My first post on lighting, “Let’s talk about lighting,” discussed the importance of good lighting as a design element and was meant to open your eyes to the possibilities lighting offers aesthetically.
My second lighting post discussed “How to know what size chandelier to buy.” Selecting the right size chandelier or light fixture is not a cut-and-dry process, but I shared basic guidelines to use as a starting point.
In the next post following, I explained layering lights in a room using a combination of “Ambient, Accent and Task” Lighting.” A well-lit room has layers of lighting combining ambient, task, and accent lighting, when used together, can create a spectacular feel-good space!
Last week’s post was Recessed Lighting; what you need to know. I shared the rule of thumb to figure out a lighting layout while stressing the many other factors that need consideration to determine the correct number of recessed required recessed cans in a room.
I hope you have learned a few things and have become inspired to think about the lighting in your home! To conclude my posts on lighting, I will finally share some great lighting fixtures made by some of my favorite vendors.
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