To add recessed lighting to a room or an area of your home, you need to decide on the suitable recessed lighting layout. Recessed lighting layout should be based on the concept of lighting layering. There are three main lighting layers that represent three different needs for lighting in an area or a room, these lighting layers are General, Task, and Accent Lighting.
Saturday, January 7, 2017
Friday, January 6, 2017
Recessed lighting spacing is an important step when planning recessed lighting. After calculating how many recessed lights you need and settle down on the suitable recessed lighting layout. Now it is the time to correctly space recessed lights to eliminate brighter spots and dark areas. The right recessed lighting spacing enhances the lighting distribution in a room or space and improves the final view of the ceiling.
Thursday, January 5, 2017
Recessed lighting became a popular lighting source for kitchens in most new homes. Kitchen recessed lighting offers sleek and minimalist appearance, besides it is ideal for kitchen lighting requirements. Choosing the ideal kitchen recessed lighting layout improves the function level of any kitchen and helps kitchen tasks done comfortably.
Sunday, January 1, 2017
LED kitchen lighting begins to be the most used type of lighting to light kitchen rooms. When designing kitchen lighting layout, you should take care with each area where tasks take place. Besides the general lighting, which provides a uniform lighting layer for the kitchen room entire area, kitchen task lighting is very important to supply lighting requirements for areas like counter tops, the island, cabinets, the sink, and the cooker.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Every room in your home has a different nature according to the tasks and activities that take place in a specific room. The color temperature chart can help you improve your lighting choices to make every room in your home ready to be used for its purposes, especially with the variety of LED lighting color temperatures available in the market.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Recessed lighting is a modern lighting option, which looks nice when used to light the bedrooms in modern homes. Here we are going to give you some principles and ideas to get the right bedroom recessed lighting layout when you follow the recessed lighting layout planning guide and to know how to layer recessed lighting with other lighting sources.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
LED strip lights became one of the most versatile LED kitchen lighting option; they can provide the lowest profile solution; they are flexible, thin and can produce high brightness. LED strip lights under cabinet present a durable, energy efficient, long lasting light source, all that makes them a perfect for kitchen lighting, especially for under cabinet lighting.
Monday, October 3, 2016
Recessed lighting placement plays an important role to get an effective recessed lighting design. To correctly place recessed lights you should follow the recessed lighting spacing formula which simply says the space between can lights and the wall should be half the calculated distance between can lights. Let’s go to calculate the placement for general, task, accent lighting layers and tell you some useful tips for wall wash lighting. Recessed lighting placement calculations done after calculating how many recessed lights in the area or surface need, decide on a recessed lighting layout to know the number of recessed lights in each row of lights.