Living Room Lighting

To meet the varied needs of a living room or family room entertaining, watching television, reading, playing games, accenting artwork three to four layers of lighting should be used. These might include recessed lighting around the perimeter of the room, a chandelier or central decorative fixture for general lighting, wall sconces for mood and portable lamps for reading and other tasks. Use dimmers whenever possible for maximum control of all fixtures.

Lighting Techniques for the Living Room