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How Interior Designers Maximize Light In Any Home

When it comes to your property, if there is one thing you need to get right, it is the light. Lighting has the power the transform the look and feel of any room. An awkwardly shaped room can easily look welcoming and luxurious with the right amount of light. On the flip side, you can do your stunning and high-end home an injustice by not getting the lighting right. So, how do interior designers maximize light in any home? Let’s take a look.

They have a layered approach to lighting

There is only one place to begin, and this is with the most significant home lighting mistake of them all. Where most people go wrong today is assuming that we only need ceiling lights. This could not be further from the truth. Relying on a harsh overhead light is not suitable for your health or the interior environment. Instead, layering is the right approach to adopt, ensuring that all design features and architectural features, from ceiling to floor, are highlighted. This creates a room that is warm and welcoming.

They use light to highlight their properties best features

This is an approach that is very much underused in homes. From piano lamps to picture lights, it is a good idea to make the most of lighting that is going to ensure the spotlight is on your main accessories, structures and features within the home.

Installing a dimmer switch

It does not matter how big a space is. No matter your budget, scale or size, a dimmer switch is a necessity. This is a simple device that can make a monumental difference. It adds to the sex appeal, atmosphere, mood and transition to every room.

They allow as much natural light as possible into the home

– In addition to the points that have already been mentioned, interior designers focus on making sure that as much natural light as possible enters the room in question. There are numerous ways this can be achieved. Of course, you can knock down walls and make them bigger, as well as installing luxurious and glamorous skylights. Easier approaches involve using statement mirrors and reflective surfaces so that the light bounces off the shiny surface and back into the room, opening it up and making it bigger, more welcoming, and more glam.

As you can see, there are many different tricks and approaches that you can use to make sure that light is being utilized to maximum effect within your home or a property that you rent out or use for vacation purposes. If you follow the suggestions that have been mentioned above, you will notice a considerable difference with regards to the way your property looks and feels.


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Kaya Wittenburg

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Kaya Wittenburg is the Founder and CEO of Sky Five Properties. Since the age of 10, real estate has been deeply ingrained into his thoughts. With world-class negotiation and deal-making skills, he brings a highly impactful presence into every transaction that he touches.

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