By Niki Beil. interior. Published at Friday, June 15th, 2018 - 21:46:37 PM.
Recessed lighting replicates natural lighting.1. Start with the basics: light sources.You're ready to make your home feel brighter. and you can probably guess the best place to start. Lighting makes a world of difference. The more natural light you can bring into your home this spring. the better. but. where natural light falls short. think through how you fill in the gaps.
The designer of this modern family room broke up the space into different sections. including a sitting and TV area. a cocktail area by the fireplace. and a small home library. Although this room is designed in white and light colors. all the materials are low-maintenance and easy to clean. A chalkboard is mounted behind the large sectional for messages and scribbles.
when a ceiling light or recessed lighting could do the job while freeing up space?With small spaces. adopt a “less is more” attitude. For instance. instead of many cluttered small art pieces that barely fit on a wall. try going with one large piece that makes a statement.Or. try trading all those tiny knick-knacks for one larger statement piece. You could also get rid of some unnecessary bookcases or display cases that way.
Invest in floating shelvingFloating shelving creates a whole different dimension of storage.