Where to Use LED Strips in Your Home?

LED strips have transformed interior lighting design and it offers so many versatile applications. There are so many ways that you can use them and they can create beautiful visual effects and improve the aesthetics of your home.

You can use LED strips in the kitchen to improve functionality

They can be installed under the cabinet for task lighting so that the food preparation areas are adequately illuminated. You cannot depend on the ceiling lights to illuminate the counters when you are preparing food as your shadow will fall on it. You can also use this in the toe gap area and integrate it with a motion sensor so that you can find your way through the kitchen whenever you have a craving for a midnight snack. This way, you will not need to turn the lights on in the entire kitchen when looking for a snack. You can accentuate the architectural features in the kitchen such as alcoves, island counters etc. adding to the inviting atmosphere of the space. LED strips can also be placed inside glass front cabinets or drawers so that it can showcase items within. This can add a touch of elegance and it will enhance the visual appeal of the kitchen as well.

There are different lengths of LED strips

That you can find such as the 5m LED light strip that is most commonly used along with 10m, 20m, 30m, 50m, 100m etc. You can use the longer lengths along the perimeter of dropped ceilings, built-in shelves, display cabinets etc. in the living room. You can also use them to highlight artwork or decorative items. In the TV room, you can have LED strips behind the TV so that it can help reduce eye strain when you are having a movie night. The backlighting can actually improve the viewing experience. You can also have LED strips installed along the floor for dramatic effect. These can be used to create soft ambient lighting in the bedroom and you can have them installed along the bed frame or headboard. These can also be used to illuminate wardrobes or closets and activated by a motion sensor so that you can find what you are looking for whenever you open the door to the closet even in low light conditions.

You can install

LED strips in the bathroom along the vanity mirror to create a focal point and this will also provide illumination for grooming tasks. There may be niches or alcoves or built in shelves in the bathroom that can be accentuated using LED strips. Make sure that you select waterproof LED strips in the wet areas so their performance is not affected. You can use LED strips in the home office to improve productivity by having them installed along the underside of cabinets or shelves so that you have task lighting to read and write. The desk areas can be illuminated by LED strips so that eye strain can be reduced when you are working for long hours.