Choosing The Right Colors

Choosing the right color temperature for each room in your home or office can really set the mood of the space. A room with Soft White light creates a warm and comfortable feeling whereas a Cool White is practical in a room where seeing the details matters.

Use the guide below to see what type of lights typically work best in each room.

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If your room is already on the dark side, consider using a 100 Watt LED equivalent to brighten up your space while maintaining you ideal color temperature

Warm or soft white light is easier on the eyes than bright white.

Each wavelength is perceived by our eyes as a different color.

The shorter wavelengths of visible light are violet — we might call them purple. Then as the wavelengths get longer and longer, the visible light changes in color to blue, green, yellow, orange, and finally the longest, which is red.