Don't forget the lights!
Posted on Friday, December 30, 2011 at 9:42:03 AM
When considering a remodel, lighting may be one of the most important aspects to contemplate. Lighting creates the overall look and feel of a room and can determine how usable a space is. When choosing how much a project needs for home improvement refinancing, a homeowner may wish to remember to include the cost of illumination.
Lighting a room in a remodel project can get pricey, but a homeowner can find discounts to ensure their spaces are well lite. Renovators should research different commercial multi-packs from building supply stores that provide products to contractors.
Kitchens, bathrooms and high traffic hallways and stairs are all areas that require visibility for safety. A homeowner looking for a high return in their investment may wish to ditch the dated track lighting and put in recessed cans for the best bang for their buck.
Safety does not have to result in plain fixtures - try mixing in unique pieces to add visual impact. By throwing in a "special" piece occasionally a homeowner will be less likely to break the budget and use up their lending money from the bank.