Using Dimmers in the Kitchen
People do a variety of tasks in the kitchen, our expert explains, so they need various light levels.
 
Why use dimmers?
Like in any room in the house, it’s good to have a variety of light levels available. When preparing a meal, it’s beneficial to have a bright punch of illumination. Later on, when lingering over a glass of wine, it’s nice to be able to dim the lights to a pleasing glow. Dim them even further, and you forget there are dishes to wash.
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Randall Whitehead, IALD

Randall Whitehead, IALD, is a professional lighting designer and author. His books include "Residential Lighting, A Practical Guide." Whitehead has worked on projects worldwide, appeared on the Discovery Channel, HGTV and CNN, and he is regular guest on Martha Stewart Living Radio. Visit his website www.randallwhitehead.com for more information on books, upcoming seminars and the latest lighting trends.

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