The Fundamentals of Light Layering
According to top residential lighting expert Randall Whitehead, “There is no single light fixture that gives you everything you need to illuminate a room properly.” In the home and commercial spaces, proper light layering–ambient, task and accent lighting–helps you bring a room to life with design flexibility and functionality.
Using multiple light sources allows for a smooth transition from a bright room used to work in the daytime to a sophisticated space for entertaining in the evening, or a dim room for watching films. All together, ambient, task and accent lighting create a visually and functionally balanced room. The first lighting layer to perfect is ambient light…