Light is an important element that can change the quality of your space and the aesthetic of your home.
Light comes from a variety of sources such as natural light, ambient light, accent light and task light.
Light fixtures are not only functional but also important decorative element in any room. It's like adding and accessory or jewelry to an outfit. It finishes the space.
Natural light is the best source of light. Below, the window placement in the stairway provides a great source of natural light as well as a picturesque view. The chandelier provides ambient light in the evening.
Ambient light provides and area with overall illumination. It provides comfortable levels of brightness without glare. In the image below the fixture is serving as a light source but also as a decorative element. The hexagonal shape provides a contrast to the straight lines of the bookshelves and furniture.
Accent lighting adds drama to a room by creating visual interest. Accent lighting is used to draw the eye to a particular object such as artwork. In the image below, the two-arm wall lights take the place of upper cabinets in an industrial style kitchen and accent the windows and work area.
Task lighting helps you perform specific tasks such as preparing and cooking food at a kitchen island. The over sized scale and metallic interior finish of the pendant lights create a visual impact and nice contrast to the minimal white cabinets, backsplash and countertops.