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LEDs As Accent Lighting – The Fun Stuff!

We at Haddad Hakansson have had a great time sharing with you (almost) everything you need to know about current LED lighting technology.

Thanks to Lucy Dearborn at Lucía Lighting and Design in Lynn, MA, we feel fully informed about types of LED lighting, how to choose recessed lighting and ways to light in and around your kitchen cabinets.

Now it’s time for a little fun.

One of the great things about LED lighting is you can safely put it almost anywhere to highlight anything you want, from an architectural feature to a special molding or just to set a different mood with color.

Going forward, the No. 1 use for LEDs as accent lighting might well be to display artwork.

“There’s no ultraviolet rays in LED, so it’s great for art,” Lucy Dearborn said.

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In the bathroom, LEDs are lovely for soft lighting around the mirror, as you can see in these photos from Lucía :

Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design
Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design
LED Accent F
Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design

Lighting with color is now easy with LED technology, whether you are looking for a specific hue to complement your scheme …

… or the ability to change colors according to your mood:

Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design
Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design

LEDs have, of course, many practical uses. A great example is how they can be used to light up a stairway for safety (while still looking snazzy!):

LED Accent A
Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design
LED Accent C
Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design

 

 

And it’s always a pleasure to add lighting just because you can:

Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design
Photo courtesy of Lucía Lighting and Design

We hope you’ve enjoyed this look at the latest in lighting. We’ll be back with more as the technology evolves.

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Congratulations Lucia Lighting

Congratulations to Lucia Lighting for winning another Best Of Boston award!!! If you’ve been there, you know why they won. And if you haven’t, get yourself over there and check them out. You’ll be glad you did. Lucia Lighting & Design 311 Western Avenue Lynn, MA (781) 595-0026 (888) 595-0026 Continue Reading