Lighting articles, tips & information

How GardenSite will glow up your home this festive season

Christmas time is festive time, and our devoted readers will know by now that homify is chock-a-block (now and the rest of the year) with ideas on how to bring the beauty and spread the sparkle.

17 December, 2017

Amazing lighting ideas you might not have thought of yet

Main lighting isn't the only way to get the illumination you want and need in your home, but do you know about all the little nooks and crannies that are ripe for a little extra sparkle? Every reputable interior designer certainly does, as they have…

01 December, 2017

​Lighting tips for your halls and foyers

It’s a sad fact that far too many people still view lighting in corridors, hallways, foyers and stairwells as simple little fixtures that aren’t really required. Really? How does a wall sconce next to a staircase differ from one in the kitchen, for e…

29 November, 2017

​15 beautiful ideas for small bathrooms

Styling up a small space is never easy, especially not when said small space is a room that gets lots of action on a daily basis, like a bathroom.Well, limited legroom is no excuse for ugliness, so get ready to be inspired by these 15 bathrooms that,…

28 October, 2017

​16 ideas for decorating a more mature bedroom

A bedroom is not just about sleeping and relaxing, especially not when it belongs to a couple. That’s why we thought we’d dedicate this piece exclusively to reviving not only a bedroom’s style, but also its potential for passion.

02 October, 2017

Lighting tricks to transform a dingy room

Unless you are the luckiest person alive, we think you'll know the pain of having little dark and dingy spots in your home that really need to be brought to life with some new lighting ideas.

10 May, 2017

Facts about home energy-efficiency

It’s the 21st century, which means much more than enjoying advanced technology – it also means the increasing need to do what we can to conserve energy. And even though little things like recycling or using LEDs are already praise-worthy, are you awa…

15 March, 2017

Lighting ideas for the home

We're constantly seeing advice that talks about the importance of layered lighting for your home, but what exactly does that mean? We're not all professional interior designers, so we need an explanation.

09 March, 2017

These home lighting blunders are easy to avoid

When it comes to home lighting you just plug some lamps in and you're done, right? Wrong! If this is how you think, you're almost certainly making some errors with your illuminations, but we're here to help you overcome them.

17 December, 2016

15 outdoor lighting ideas that'll make your home shine

Knowing how to add outdoor lighting to your home can be tricky. Do you opt for lashings of garden fairy lights? Are patio lamp posts a good idea? The questions go on and on, but we're here to answer them all in one helpful swoop.

06 December, 2016