Lighting can make a massive difference to the
Lights and lighting furnishings can come in all different shapes and sizes. Lamps, spot lights, chandeliers, wall lights, picture lights, cabinet lights, security lights and more. Then you have to consider where you will implement the light; bathroom, kitchen, living room, study, driveway, bedroom, garden, decking or hallway.
Take for example the spot lights. Often used in bathrooms and kitchens, they are simple, bright and relatively inexpensive. They're often not used to accessorise a room but to merely implement the job it was designed to do: shine and light a room. They are a design that never seem to go out of fashion and why? Because they don't need to be in fashion. They do a great and tireless job around our homes for which we are forever thankful for.
On the other hand there is the desk lamp. They come in a variety of shapes, sizes and colours. We turn them on as and when we need them, additional to the 'main' switch light. The difference between the two lights though is one if functional, and the other is aesthetical. Would you consider giving someone spot lights as a gift? Would you consider giving someone spot lights as a gift? Exactly, they may well both do a similar job, but they operate within a completely different context making it crucial to select your light and your use of it very seriously.
Another consideration is the use of the space you are considering buying light for. Take a garden decking for example. The chances are if you are the kind to hold a number of social occasions (barbeques, parties etc.) you are going to want some pretty strong lighting. On the other hand, if you are going to be using your deck as a quiet space to enjoy a relaxing drink, you are going to need softer, lesser lighting.
Light makes a difference. Your choice behind your source of light comes down to a lot more than just whether it looks good or whether it is strong enough. I hope this helps and good luck with your home improvement and DIY ventures!