Lighting That Suits Your Home Best
Upgrading the lighting in your house with newer, more modern ones is undeniably the easiest way to give your home a sophisticated appearance. Before doing so, it is wise to learn more about the different types of light fixtures and how they can complement each part of your house in the best possible way. You will be surprised with the wide variety you can find!
Listed below are a few examples of dazzling light fittings that can instantly jazz up your house.
The light source of an ambient lighting is commonly hidden while it spreads a luminous glow across the room. Spaces fixed with this lighting will hardly have any shadow as it gracefully softens the interior appearance. Examples of this type of lighting are wall sconce, Japanese paper shades or modern ceiling LED light.
Ambient lighting is suitable for:
• Dining Rooms
As implied by the name, this type of lighting is used in areas where tasks are performed, such as cooking, chopping, reading, and shaving. Having an effective, glare-free lighting in this area will enhance visual clarity while preventing the eyes from getting strained. Examples of reliable task lighting with a reflective shield are fluorescent lamps, LED downlights and swing-arm lamps.
Task lighting is suitable for:
• Study rooms
• Dressing rooms
This type of lighting is used to highlight or to add interest to a specific feature in a room. Also known as directional lighting, it uses a bulb with a shield to shine the light in any desired direction. Examples of this lighting are table lamps and halogen spotlights with an opaque shade.
Accent lighting is suitable for:
• Kitchen (inside the cabinets or under the counters)
• Living room
Aesthetic lighting is used to light up artworks such as statues or portraits. A neon sculpture, for example, serves as a decorative piece while acting as a source of light in an enclosed space.
Aesthetic lighting is suitable for:
• Living rooms
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