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Lighting Your Home

Autor: | Mittwoch, 27. Juli 2011 | Kommentare (1)

If you’re looking for an inexpensive way to change the look of a room – start with the light fixtures!

A simple fixture-swap can take a room from Victorian Country to Art Nouveau in no time.  There are, however, many factors to consider when choosing lighting for a room:

Do you want it to be well-lit, or are you aiming for a low-light ambient look? What colour and texture are the walls? This will greatly impact how much light is reflected.  Does the room have large windows, or none at all? It’s best to assess the room and then make a list of what you are seeking and what the room offers in terms of natural light, and then go forward with adding fixtures.

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