Updated: Mar 6, 2019
Did you know that lighting has been going through a revolution in the past few years. LED is changing the landscape of what can be lit. Things that can be taken into consideration when choosing the right light are: type of light, color, bulb, color temperature, CRI, and correct application.
Ultimately, light changes the perception of color in a space. Light can also affect mood, create ambiance, and product energy. Most importantly, lighting affects your comfort in a space.
Different types of lighting include the following:
Task Lighting: Task light is used to light up an area while performing a task. Some examples include cooking, reading, or sewing.
Ambient Lighting: Ambient light is used as general lighting to brighten up a room as you enter and can be dimmed.
Accent Lighting: Accent light emphasizes a focal point. Some examples include: art, accessories or a fireplace.