Designing With Light – Decorating Tips

Decorating Tips

Decide what to light by analyzing the space in terms of:

  • Function: What activities will the space be used for
  • Style: Contemporary? Traditional? Eclectic?
  • Tasks: What jobs are to be done in the space?
  • Special Objects: What do you most want people to see?
  • Seating Areas: Where will people sit?
  • Mood: What atmosphere is desired?
  • Architectural Features: What points are to be emphasized?