Interior Lighting Tips

There are two rules of thumb when it comes to interior lighting -- a mix of light sources at different levels to create a flattering ambience, and an appropriate task lighting for whatever you do in that space (reading, sautéing, getting dressed). These activities contribute to the overall function of a room that typically requires more than ambient lighting. Understanding what makes a difference and using them effectively can help you bring harmony to the lighting in your home. It also provides safety, security, elegance and a sense of comfort. When planning your home's lighting, here are tips for five key spots.

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