How to Light your Home? Top Trends and Picks

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Discover how to light your home with the latest top trends in home and interiors. By choosing your primary lighting, adding after an accent lighting. And also, discover how to include task lighting if necessary.


 

01 / Choose your primary lighting

Primary Lighting is the first light you turn on when you walk into a room.

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Always use dimmers with ambient lighting. This way you can adjust the lighting level based on the time of day or mood you’d like to create.

02 / Add accent lighting

Accent lighting creates an inviting ambiance while brightening dark corners.

Wall-mounted fixtures like sconces are usually considered accent lighting.

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They can be used in any room for ambient, task, or accent lighting, depending on where you put them and what kind of bulb you use.

03 / Include task lighting if necessary

Task lighting provides increased light for tasks that require accuracy.

Task lighting is important when performing specific tasks, like reading, doing homework, cooking or getting ready in the bathroom.

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Table lamps or lighting that is used in workspaces for reading and working are considered task lighting.

You want this lighting to be brighter than your ambient lighting, so the contrast focuses the light in the specified area.

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