Bedroom Lighting

What is the first thing I should keep in mind when creating a lighting plan for my bedroom? Layer your light. This means using a combination of ambient lighting, task lighting and accent lighting, so as to give the room dimension and create flexibility in how you use each fixture. You’ll want more light to […]

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Do’s and don’ts of Downlights

Home Office: Do install downlights here. When illuminating workspaces in the home, be it a desk and chair set up or a workbench, the focus is usually on task lighting in the form of lamps or pendants. While these types of fixtures are essential for this space, it’s important to also include downlights in your […]

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Small Space Lighting

My space is small and the ceilings are low. What overhead fixtures will work best in this room? Any large or low-hanging fixture will make the space feel even smaller. Look for a ceiling fixture that is no more than 40cm in height. You don’t want a fixture that will draw attention to the fact […]

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Three ways to layer your Outdoor Lighting

AMBIENT LIGHTING Ambient lighting outdoors offers sufficient illumination for visual comfort and is the type of light that allows us to carry our view from one area to the next. It is also often referred to as general lighting and is usually soft, while creating balance. Examples of outdoor ambient lighting include ceiling fixtures on […]

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