The Difference Between Ambient, Task and Accent Lightingby kathyregini | Comments Off on The Difference Between Ambient, Task and Accent Lighting
To add dimension and interest to your spaces, it’s important to combine Ambient, Task and Accent lighting. It creates a wonderful, layered effect. Ambient illuminates the entire space (think recessed can lights or ceiling pendants). Task is for activities such as reading ( think desk lamp). Accent light draws your eye to specific things (think art or steps).