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7 Quick Tips To Improve Your Home Lighting

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Even if you rarely enter your home through the front door, the entryway is one of the most important areas of your home since it is a visitor’s first impression of the house.

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7 Quick Tips To Improve Your Home Lighting

  1. 1. www.IESLightLogic.org Light Logic aims to help consumers learn about residential lighting best practices, design, energy efficiency and all topics regarding lighting a home. Visit Light Logic at: http://bit.ly/1acwy03 Tuesday, January 7, 14
  2. 2. 7 Quick Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting Although many homeowners may feel daunted at the thought of updating the lighting throughout their home, there are plenty of easy ways to improve the lighting without completely overhauling the system. Tuesday, January 7, 14
  3. 3. 7 Quick Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting Diversify Your Lighting In a room that is solely  lighted by recessed downlights, try adding a table lamp or a wall sconce to bring more warmth to the room. Tuesday, January 7, 14
  4. 4. 7 Quick Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting Consider Specific Tasks Task lighting is often overlooked, but it is incredibly important throughout the home. Adding a task light beside a bed or over a kitchen counter will improve performance of visual tasks. Tuesday, January 7, 14
  5. 5. 7 Quick Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting Add More Control Dimmers allow you to enjoy greater control over the lighting and therefore atmosphere of each room. Tuesday, January 7, 14
  6. 6. 7 Quick Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting Incorporate Reflective Accents For a particularly easy fix to a poorly- lighted room, try introducing reflective elements into the room. Tuesday, January 7, 14
  7. 7. 7 Quick Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting Light the Corners Add a wall sconce in a dining room, a portable uplight behind a potted plant or a task light in the corner of the kitchen. Tuesday, January 7, 14
  8. 8. 7 Quick Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting Save Energy Motion-sensor light switches can easily be installed in order to increase the efficiency of your lighting. These switches turn the lights off once you leave the room so that lights aren’t left on unnecessarily. Tuesday, January 7, 14
  9. 9. 7 Quick Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting Update Fixtures Upgrading a few of your most prominent fixtures can make a big difference in the overall lighting of your home. Tuesday, January 7, 14
  10. 10. www.IESLightLogic.org Light Logic aims to help consumers learn about residential lighting best practices, design, energy efficiency and all topics regarding lighting a home. Visit Light Logic at: http://bit.ly/1acwy03 Tuesday, January 7, 14

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