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Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

Lighting plays a significant role in making a home either cosy or bright and lively. There are also a number of different types of home lighting options to choose from that homeowners can use to meet their specific requirements or preferences. While some opt for standard halogen light bulbs, there are lots of different alternatives, a few of which we will highlight in today's post from SnDelectrical.

In addition, as every home is made up using different colour schemes and architecture, it is important to choose lighting that will complement these factors.

When it comes to lighting options, a lot of people tend to choose one that offers the lowest upfront cost. At the same time, you have others that will choose bulbs that can be easily installed by homeowners. While the latter will help to save on installation costs, there is nothing stopping you changing your current lighting for a more long-term, efficient solution. Yes, we are talking about LED light bulbs.

Available in various designs and colours, LED lighting can bring a pleasing ambience to any home that needs a little love and light. However, LED lighting isn't the only type of lighting that can satisfy homeowners all across the UK. Click here to view our extensive range of LED's and lighting.

Below we have compiled a few types of common lighting in the UK.

Ambient Lighting

Ambient lighting, like LED lighting, comes in a range of sizes, styles and colours, but are created using simple technology. These bulbs provide adequate illumination to an area. Usually, most of these lights radiate a comfortable level of brightness without glare. In some spaces such as laundry rooms, this type of lighting is used as the primary task lighting source.

Task Lighting

Another type of lighting is task lighting. This is a broad term used to describe different bulbs that can be used to fulfil the requirement of specific tasks i.e. preparing and cooking food and reading. Task lighting can also be used as recessed and track lighting as well as under cabinet lighting too.

Accent Lighting

Accent lighting is yet another type of lighting that can be attained to illuminate a household and create an inviting atmosphere in all parts of the home. Accent lights are great when it comes to adding beautiful lighting systems to or around the interior of any property. In addition, accent lighting is fantastic for drawing attention to décor including paintings, sculptures, plants and other ornaments. This type of lighting can also be used to highlight outdoor decorations too.

Lighting can be used in various ways in order to achieve the correct ambience. Visit for some great inspiration on how to illuminate your home in style. If you want to create the right feel in your home, you need to review your options. If you consider all factors including price, look and feel, you will be able to add beauty and comfort to your home.