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Lighting Tips For Your Hallway

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The lighting in your hallways should feel comfortable. You can use many lighting techniques to maximize the lighting in your hall. Read this article to learn how to implement lighting tips for your hallway.

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Lighting Tips For Your Hallway

  1. 1. wwwwww..IIEESSLLiigghhttLLooggiicc..oorrgg 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://www.ieslightlogic.org !
  2. 2. Ligh.ng TTiippss FFoorr YYoouurr HHaallllwwaayy What you need to know: • Hallways are important spaces in the home • Lighting’s first job is safety • Lighting can also make the space visually comfortable and feel like home • General lighting can be supplemented by accenting artwork and other objects of interest • Task lighting provides more light for tables, closets and ! Read the full article at: http://www.ieslightlogic.org/home-lighting/lighting-tips-for-your-hallway/
  3. 3. Ligh.ng TTiippss FFoorr YYoouurr HHaallllwwaayy What Kind Of Light Should You Use? • The primary function of the hallway is safe passage from one part of the house to the next. Therefore, it should be uniformly lighted by an ambient light source.
  4. 4. Ligh.ng TTiippss FFoorr YYoouurr HHaallllwwaayy What Kind Of Light Should You Use? The ideal ambient light source during the day is the sun. Skylights and windows provide opportunities to light hallways with daylight while using materials that minimize heat gain and direct glare. ! If glare is an issue, blinds can help control the daylight.
  5. 5. Ligh.ng TTiippss FFoorr YYoouurr HHaallllwwaayy What Kind Of Light Should You Use? Deciding what electric lighting is appropriate can be challenging because these rooms are typically long and narrow. ! Because uniform general lighting is needed, the luminaires should be spaced at an equal distance apart.
  6. 6. Ligh.ng TTiippss FFoorr YYoouurr HHaallllwwaayy Designing The Lighting These luminaires should illuminate the floor and walls with no dark corners. Hallways shouldn’t just be safe, they should feel welcoming. ! Aiming light at reflective walls can provide a gentle, indirect lighting scheme.
  7. 7. Ligh.ng TTiippss FFoorr YYoouurr HHaallllwwaayy Designing The Lighting Many homeowners beautify hallways with family photos, artwork or mirrors. All of these are focal points that can be highlighted with accent lighting.
  8. 8. Ligh.ng TTiippss FFoorr YYoouurr HHaallllwwaayy Designing The Lighting Hallways may be transition spaces, but good lighting can help get you to your destination not just safely, but in style.
  9. 9. wwwwww..IIEESSLLiigghhttLLooggiicc..oorrgg 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://www.ieslightlogic.org/ !

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