The Ultimate Lighting Tips Quiz
by Staff
Lighting sets the mood in your home. It can be either stimulating or relaxing depending on your needs and the function of your room. Test your knowledge of lighting with this Ultimate Lighting Tips Quiz.

What's the best way to use lighting to set a mood?

  • use dimmers
  • use three-way light bulbs
  • both of the above

What's the best way to decide if a table or floor lamp is right for your room?

  • Try it out in at home for a few days before you decide.
  • Bring a photo of your room to the store.
  • Spend at least one hour in the lighting store.

What's a good tip for achieving a relaxed atmosphere in your living room?

  • Use only floor lamps.
  • Don't over-light.
  • Use only ceiling lights.

Does every dining room need a chandelier?

  • yes
  • no
  • maybe

When choosing light fixtures, which basic design principle should you follow?

  • Go for the trendy.
  • Stick with the simple.
  • Go for the colorful.

How much should you spend on lighting for your home?

  • as much as you can
  • as little as you can
  • only what you can afford

Should you buy light fixtures on impulse?

  • yes
  • no
  • maybe

What's the best way to light any space?

  • according to its location
  • according to its size
  • according to its function

Who or what should be the focus of your lighting designs?

  • your family
  • your furniture
  • your walls

What's the best way to light the area that includes your TV?

  • Place a light in front of it.
  • Place a light to the side of it.
  • Neither of the above.