Lighting works are some of the most important appliances in our homes. We cannot see without light. Therefore, lighting is necessary for doing everything. However, people commit a few mistakes when installing lighting works. These mistakes could lead to difficult situations and harmful disasters. We will discuss here some of these mistakes so that you can make sure your lighting works are not a source of danger.
1- Do not install lighting works or fixtures close to gas lines or water lines. This point may be evident to all of us, but it is so important that we cannot mention it enough times. A power shortage or a splash of water at the wrong time in the wrong place is a recipe for disaster.
2- Use good materials for lighting works. When it is something related to safety, make sure that you are spending enough. Use lighting appliances that are made of good materials and of a good quality. They will endure long hours of work and will cause less problems.
3- Do not neglect under-cabinet kitchen lights. You need strong lighting for your kitchen and head lightings are not enough. Lightings under your kitchen cabinets will let you see your kitchen stuff (groceries, kitchenware etc) more clearly. They will also repel insects, which like to gather in dark places.
4- Use environment friendly lighting works. Help at keeping your environment healthy by using LED lighting (light emitting diodes). They live longer and consume less electricity.
5- Use the right lighting for the right place. People face problems with their eyes because they neglect this tip. Use a soft lighting for your bed room and a ceiling mounted light for your living room. You will also need a table lamp for your office.
I hope these tips have given you a clear idea about what lighting fixtures you should use and how to use them. Using the right type of lighting will save your money, and at sometimes your life as well.
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