The importance of good lighting in the home

Anyone who’s ever walked into a room only to be met by the glare of full strip lighting, or an unshaded lightbulb, will know just how important good lighting in your home is. Lighting sets the tone – it can calm, uplift, and really make a huge impact on mood. Get the lighting wrong and you’ll soon notice you don’t enjoy spending time in a particular room. So, how do you go about making sure you get the right lighting?

First off you need to make sure you really understand what you want from a particular room. A living room may need to be well lit if it’s got a space where you work, but you might like to have alternative lighting when you want this room to take on a cosier feel. A mix and match lighting solution would work best here. So, a main ceiling light, and perhaps a […]