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Choosing the Right Lighting for your Home

Proper lighting is essential for any home. It is important to maintain a balance between personality and functionality when it comes to lighting your living room. You can transform the entire atmosphere of their living room within the proper use of lighting, but remember that lighting not only has aesthetic and mood enhancing values but also plays an important functional role in illuminating important areas in the living room.

The living room is where most people spend their leisure time with family and friends. If your living room is large with different areas dedicated to dining, home offices or a lounging area, it is important that each zone has adequate lighting without overpowering or affecting other areas. While choosing the lighting, consider the atmosphere you are looking to cultivate and choose bulbs and lamps accordingly. It is best to buy energy-efficient bulbs that can be dimmed easily to create an atmosphere of warmth and change the mood of the room whenever required. However, work areas need to be properly lit and special places or paintings on the walls or pieces of art can use spotlights to bring attention to them.

Most people spend hours choosing the perfect sofa or the paint color for their living room, but they forget the importance of lighting. For a good living room lighting, it is important to use different kinds of lights at different levels that all work together to create the perfect ambience. The lighting should not only allow people to carry on with their daily lives but also accommodate different events that take place. Bad lighting design can make your living room look old fashioned and unattractive. 

At Giglio Landscape we offer more than traditional CT landscaping services.  Our goal is to help you enjoy your home to it’s fullest. Whether that means we provide you with lawn maintenance services, masonry design, or just some advice you can use to make your house something you are proud of, we’re here to help.