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Improve Bathroom Lighting With These Helpful Tips

When it comes to adequately lighting a room, there are basically three types of lighting which can be used. General lighting provides a blanket layer of light throughout the room and generally comes from a central, overhead lighting source. Accent lighting comes from fixtures used to highlight certain items or spaces, or to add a […]

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Nifty Tricks for Adding Light to Your Home

Natural sunlight beaming through the windows of a home and basking everything in its light is a pleasure to the eyes as well as the mind. However, when the sun goes down, the need for artificial light arises so activities can be continued. If you’re looking to add more light to your home, or are […]

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Illuminate Bedroom Work and Leisure with Task Lighting

Once ambient lighting has been established for the bedroom, the next step is to determine areas which require task lighting. Task lighting provides more direct light to an area that is being utilized for reading, sewing, or other forms of close work in order to better illuminate the task and to help reduce eye strain. […]

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Even More Living Room Lighting Tips

Decorating with light is a lot of fun and is much like painting with a variety of different colors. As you contemplate different ideas to renew the look and feel of your living room, consider these additional lighting tips. Keep in mind that a living room is generally a place where various activities are carried out, therefore different lighting structures are required to meet those demanding needs…

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Lighting Ideas for a Warm & Inviting Living Room

Let’s move into the living room now and delve into some warm and wonderful lighting ideas. The living room is a place of gathering and relaxing, so you want its ambiance to be both inviting and versatile in order to meet the needs of various activities…

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Direct Bathroom Lighting for Eye Shadow, Shower and Shave

Since the bathroom is the area most used for primping and grooming, it makes sense to have adequate lighting for such detailed tasks. However, many times we will go for long periods of time straining and struggling to see ourselves sufficiently, pressing ever closer to the mirror or squinting our eyes, before realizing that we […]

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Creative Lighting Ideas for a Versatile Dining Room

In the not-so-distant past, many families used the dining room much more than people do today. However, even then, many meals were eaten in front of the television and, actually, as time went by more and more meals left the family aura of the dining room and shifted to the den where broadcast entertainment substituted for family chatter. So, what has become of the dining room?

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Proper Task Lighting for Important Kitchen Work Areas

We’ve discussed using under cabinet lighting fixtures to illuminate a kitchen countertop or island where a great deal of detailed work is carried out. However, there are other important kitchen work areas to be considered which require proper task lighting…

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