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Katie Anderson Interior Design Consultants
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Bathrooms
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vanities now offer functional task lighting. Recessed cans on dimmers provide ambient light for whatever mood is desired. Dimmers are especially useful in the
where relaxation and romance are priorities. Wall sconces offer additional ambient and decorative light.
vanities now offer functional task lighting. Recessed cans on dimmers provide ambient light for whatever mood is desired. Dimmers are especially useful in the
where relaxation and romance are priorities. Wall sconces offer additional ambient and decorative light.
“Lighting ideas... on either side of the sink, not above.” — momofriend
Contemporary Living Room
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this simple rule: no less than three layers of lighting – ambient, task and accent. Ambient light is the general one, often provided by ceiling lighting
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Dick Clark + Associates
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Basin Ledge Residence
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Lighting; ambient, task and focused lighting to highlight things.
likely, a living or family room will be used for lounging or entertaining. Ambient lights provide the soft glow perfect for conversation with guests, but be
Look at all the sources of light! There are ceiling lights for general ambient light. Up-lights mounted on the wall send light to the high ceiling. The
provides all of the light that you need. A good lighting plan includes ambient light from ceiling or wall fixtures as well as natural light from windows
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incorporate ambient, task AND accent lighting. Lighting designers understand that all well-designed spaces incorporate different types of light. Ambient light
making their way down a dark hallway, so be sure yours is well equipped with ambient light. If you have artwork on the walls, include accent lighting in the
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Kelly Hoppen London
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Notting Hill Townhouse
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Ambient lighting coming up from behind the walls complements the townhouse's natural light. Silk carpet runners line the stairs and set a dramatic tone
Ambient lighting coming up from behind the walls complements the townhouse’s natural
Ambient lighting coming up from behind the walls complements the townhouse's natural
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Stiff and Trevillion
House Bloomsbury
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is providing essential ambient light, over stairs for example, then be sure the light output is sufficient. If it’s purely ambient or decorative, then a
whether it’s for providing useful task lighting or an essential level of ambient light,’ says James Poore. He recommends asking these further questions:
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Hufft Projects
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Curved House
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illumination in a space is called ambient light. While both task and accent lighting contribute to ambient lighting, ambient light sets the predominant light
types of lighting: ambient, task and accent. By layering all three in differing proportions, you can achieve professional results. Ambient lighting. The general
light level and mood in a space. In the room here, most of the ambient light comes from a large wall of glass to the right (not shown), with some support
lighting above the desk illuminates the work area. While it contributes to the ambient light, it’s clearly secondary. It also helps to divide the space for work
“I like this photo because their is a lot of room outside, also a fire place right next to a huge poo” — benjamin117
Studio Architectonic
R Residence
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greatly extend the time during which you can actually use your deck. Consider ambient lighting for lounging, task lighting for things like cooking and grilling
greatly extend the time during which you can actually use your deck. Consider ambient lighting for lounging, task lighting for things like cooking and grilling
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