If you’ve decided to retrofit your recessed pot lighting with LEDs but you are not sure which product is right for you, this step-by-step guide can help you decide which LED retrofit modules to choose. What size do you need? If you’re replacing existing…
Track lighting offers complete lighting design versatility. Set the perfect mood with ambient illumination or provide the proper accent light to live, work and play by. When a ceiling can’t accommodate recessed lights, because of beams, for example, track…
Mirror and Vanity Lighting
This portion of the bathroom is by far the most important one to get the lighting just right. There are two types of lights in particular that work best for lighting up the sink and mirror.
You are going to want to have the light source between you and the mirror so that it doesn’t create any annoying shadows.
The most common choice is the vanity light bar, this sits above the mirror and casts light down the mirror surface so you have an even light across the entirety of the mirror.
Typically the vanity light bar should be 3/4 to the full width of the mirror. If your vanity area is a lot longer than the mirror is wide you may need additional lighting above those areas.
This could be easily done using small pendants evenly spaced in these areas. Another option is to install wall sconces on each side of the mirror, you will need to put them eye level or above so you are not blinded by the lights.
Under cabinet lights are very easy to install, as they need only an unused area beneath your cabinet, and can add immeasurably to the charm of your kitchen. Under cabinet lighting is an excellent way to illuminate the busier surfaces…
The summer barbecue season is finally here! As the nightly temperatures continue to rise, you may be more and more tempted to invite guests to your deck or patio for some relaxing evenings. That is, as long as it’s lit up properly. While outdoor meals are all sorts of fun, they can easily become irritating or even dangerous without proper lighting.
Here’s how LED lighting can and will help:
Lighting is one of the most important features of your home as it dictates not only how well you can perform tasks but also the ambiance of your house. Because of that, you want to make sure that you get your overall lighting layout correct. A professional electrician with lighting experience can help you with this.
Whether decorating only a room or a whole house, budget and style certainly influence the result, but true design victory is accomplished by addressing all the physical and psychological requirements and wants of the habitants. In short, make each person feel comfortable.
Four Styles of Outdoor Landscape Lights That Can Add to Your Property Value
Installing garden lights are one of the simplest ways that you can improve the look, feel, and usefulness of your home. When most people think of exterior lighting, they