The Correlation Between Lighting Control and Design

lighting control and design

There are several reasons why any home owner would strongly consider installing a lighting control system into their home. From enhanced security to reducing energy costs, lighting control provides several various benefits all across the board. However, one of the most underrated aspects of lighting control is the correlation between lighting control and design. Here is a look at a few ways that lighting control and design have a direct correlation and work together in different ways to help improve your home.


Clean Home Design

One of the most persistent benefits that we talk about when discussing lighting control is the clean appearance of the home due to wireless control systems. In this situation, lighting control and design are combined to be one in the same. On one hand, the lighting control system is installed and present in your home. On the other hand, the system operates wirelessly, giving the home owner the opportunity to design their home how they want to, rather than working around wires and bulky equipment.


Mood of your Home

Another way that lighting control and design work together is through establishing a feel, or mood, in the home. There are several features that are a part of lighting control that allow for this to be possible. For example, dimming capabilities on any lighting fixtures that you may see fit will give you a chance to create the specific atmosphere in your home that you want, and one that is consistent with your interior design ideas. Through the various functions of lighting control systems, homeowners can constantly mix and match to find the right combination between their home design and lighting.


Lighting Locations

Prior to installing any sort of lighting control system, it is important to create a design and map out all of the details. Depending on the current construction of your home, you can either keep the existing lighting fixtures in place and work with them, or you can come up with an entirely new design for the lighting in your home. In general, lighting control gives you the option to revitalize the design of your home in ways that you may not have had the chance to do before. In some sense, the addition of lighting control allows you the opportunity to renovate the rooms in your home in a minor capacity.


The next time you are considering the idea of installing a lighting control system into your home, do not only consider the benefits that solely come with lighting control. Be sure to thoroughly evaluate the connection between lighting control and design, and how both can be affected by the decision that you make. Do you currently have a lighting control system in your home? We would love to hear of ways in which it relates to, and brings out the best of, your home design! Give us your opinions through connecting with us on Facebook or Twitter, or by leaving us a comment below!

About the Author

Doug Greenwald founded Creative Sound and Integration with his business partner Ed Moreeau in 2001. Since then Creative Sound and Integration has been a leader in the home automation industry providing their customers with superior technology and customer service.