Home Office Lighting

Harold's Custom Shades and Lighting and Repair workWhether or not you use your home office as a full time workspace, good lighting in this room is essential if you want to be sure to get anything done. A well lit home office can make tasks easier and reduce stress on your eyes.

General lighting (ambient lighting) is the key in this room. Home offices should be bright enough to see what you are doing, but not so bright that there are glares on every surface. Computer screens, and even paper can catch a glare from direct light sources.

To reduce glare, avoid placing lighting fixtures directly in front or above your desk. If your desk is in the center of the room consider placing two large fixtures on either side of the desk or even 4 recessed light fixtures spaced out around the room.  The trick is to create an overall glow.

Task lighting is necessary for areas where reading and paperwork are performed. You can use floor or desk lamps in these areas. Track lighting can be used to illuminate artwork or certificates.

If you have any questions about home office lighting call us or stop by our Seattle or Bellevue showrooms. Our expert lighting staff in Bellevue and Seattle are ready to help you create an inviting and productive office in your home.

Shop Lighting Options Online!

In our last post we talked about our Seattle area store locations. Our showrooms are some of the largest in the state, and we offer a greater variety of lighting options than our competitors. Did you know we have an online store too?

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Our online store has thousands of lighting options ready to purchase just a few clicks away! Finding what you want is easy with our “Categories”, “Shop By Room” and “Search” features. When you find what you like you can easily purchase and get it shipped to you all from the comfort of your own home!

Click here to check it out!

Greater Seattle Lighting Store Locations

Harold’s Lighting has been helping the people of the Greater Seattle area with their lighting needs for over 50 years. Did you know we have 2 locations? We have beautiful show rooms in Seattle and in Bellevue, WA:

Our Seattle Wallingford Lighting LocationOur Bellevue Lighting and repair Location

Both locations can help you with all of your custom lighting needs. Our address are below:

1912 N 45th ST | Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 219-4341

223 106th AVE NE | Bellevue, WA 98004
(425) 441-9147

Stop on by or give us a call! Our expert lighting staff is ready to help you find or create the lighting solutions for your home, office or space.