Day: June 2, 2017

Five Tips to Update the Lighting in Your Home

Five Tips to Update the Lighting in Your Home

Home Improvement
Updating the lighting in your home can eliminate dark areas in the house, help save on energy costs, and be used as a design feature to focus on certain elements in a room. There are several types of light fixture styles that you can consider installing in order to see better in a room. Here are five tips to help you update the lighting in your home. Make Staircases Safer If your home has more than one level, you may need to add light for the staircase. Overhead lighting is insufficient and it can create dark shadows on steps, which can be dangerous. To brighten staircases, add directional lights for every second or third step at floor level so that you can see well while walking up and down the stairs. Use matching lights on landings for cohesiveness and to have a well-lit area. Use Su...