Something about spring seems to inspire us to lavish attention on our homes. Whether enthusiastically cleaning or freshening decor, Americans seize spring as an opportunity to breathe new life into interior spaces. While painting and decluttering are great ways to revitalize home decor, for sheer spring-like impact … Continue Reading ››
Windows Have a Disadvantage! Everyone loves windows, but unless you have a secluded residence or a privacy fence, odds are they let everyone nearby see everything you’re doing, any time. You can solve this by pulling the blinds or drapes, but you no longer get light, and are stuck looking at an artificial surface instead of … Continue reading Skylights provide daylight and a view without sacrificing privacy
Light has Color All light has color. We tend to think of all light as equal, but this is definitely not the case. Our eyes are accustomed to natural daylight, on a general blue sky day. That means any other color temperature (the color of light) puts strain on our eyes, and can make the world seem … Continue reading Color Looks Better in Daylight
The Luminous Benefits of Skylights Lets go back to ancient Rome, and to the Pantheon. When you walk in, a sense of grandeur settles and all attention filters upwards to a single round opening that fills the atmosphere with light.
Why paint your walls or spend time getting your home’s palette just right, when you can’t … Continue Reading ››