Do Research According To Your Style
Lighting can accommodate many different spaces and is therefore a very changing industry. Consider your preferences when it comes to design, technology, and energy. Ask yourself how much natural light impacts the space and what these upgraded lighting enhancements will improve.
LEDs Are A Homeowner’s Best Friend
Well-known on the energy efficiency side of the world, LEDs have numerous advantages that help them stand out from the rest. Having first gained attention in the 2010s, LEDs have only continued to grow in popularity and benefits. Since they consume less energy, not only are they more efficient but they cost less and last longer than a typical light fixture.
Listen To The Experts
Whether you decide to invest in a professional or are simply looking to expand your research, listening to expert voices in design and lighting will always help in the process. The Rule of Three, for example, is a unique design tool that all lighting professionals use in their lighting plans. The tool specifies the importance of a mix of three layers of light working cohesively in a space. Each layer has a purpose. General lighting will illuminate the space, such as natural light. Task-related lighting will direct attention to the workspace in a room, whether that is a computer in the office, a mirror in the bathroom, or a reflective kitchen countertop. Finally, ambient light creates the mood of the room, soft and romantic, fun and colorful, etc.
Fall in Austin is the ideal time to improve your home’s lighting, so follow these tips to upgrade your fixtures and design and enhance the overall space. If you have any questions about how else to improve your home, reach out to us!