Lighting Types: Know the Difference

Lighting can make or break a room. Learn the characteristics of different lighting types and where to use each in your home.

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Task lighting is just that; lighting that's used to perform daily activities such as reading, cooking, shaving, putting on makeup, etc. Effective task lighting enhances visual clarity and keeps the eyes from getting tired, so it needs to be glare-free. Design by Alia Meyer.

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