Home Office Lighting

The three priorities for Home Office Lighting are to deliver overall brightness through general lighting, create functionality with task lighting, and provide a visually appealing space with accent lighting. In order to accomplish this task, you should incorporate these three layers of lighting into your space.

You may need one or several types of light fixtures in a room, depending on the layout, size, aesthetic and space available. Here is a checklist of lighting types to consider for a properly lit home office:

 GENERAL LIGHTING TASK LIGHTING ACCENT LIGHTING
Provides lighting for everyday activities
Focused Illumination for work surfaces such as desk
Highlights a specific area creating a focal point or to set a mood

1.    Recessed Lighting

2.    Close-to-ceiling Lighting (Flushmounts & Semi-Flushmounts)

3.    Controls & Wall Plates

Library Lamps

4.   Desk & Task Lamps

Clamp & Shelf Lamps

Linear Suspension

Dimmers, Controls & Wall Plates

Wall Scones

Table Lamps

Floor Lamps

5.   Picture & Display Lights