Did You Know Lights Have A Temperature?
Being An Interior Designer, I always get that one question from everyone….
“HOW DO I MAKE MY ROOM LOOK LIKE MY INSPIRATIONAL PICTURE?!?!?”
It’s a lot easier than you think. Interior Designers use a number of principals which fall into the psychological category of our profession. We use feeling and emotion to design spaces for our clients. We do this through our knowledge of scale, color, and even lighting. Lighting is one of the the most Important, in my option. Having the right lighting can make or break a room. This is one of the main reasons why most of my clients have a problem making their spaces look identical to their Pinterest inspiration photo. There isn’t just one temperature or color that everyone has as a “Go To”. It all depends on how the clients want the room to feel or look.
This is a very complex topic. There are even specialty interior designers who focus just on lighting.
This article by Life Hacker will help have a better understanding of lighting temperatures. Here are a few examples of how lighting and change a room.