The Importance Of Proper Lighting
April 11, 2011 Leave a comment
Putting together a room in your home is tough work. It’s not just about finding the right kind of furniture, pictures and accessories for your room, it’s about making everything similar enough to match a particular theme. You want it to not just look good for the guests that come to your home, but also feel comfortable for you to live in. Heck, what good is having a good looking room if you don’t feel comfortable sitting in it? With that in mind, putting together a room doesn’t stop with pictures and furniture, it also extends to having the right kind of light in a room.
It doesn’t matter how nice your room is, if you don’t have the right kind of light in it it can kill any “theme” you are trying to put into a room. You put too much light in a room, it feels like you are sitting in an operating room with white sterile lights. Too little light? Suddenly your sitting and reading in a cave. The key is not just to have the right kind of light for a room, but also have the right placement of the light fixtures. Even if a certain lamp looks better on the other side of the room, if it does not give good light from there then what good is having the lamp out in the first place?
When it comes down to it, you want to make sure that you have the most amount of natural light coming in during the day, and the best lighting possible for your room when the sun goes down.