Five Renovation Ideas To Increase The Natural Light In Your Home

| 9 April 2018

Bathing your home in natural light for free is better than spending money on artificial light. Natural light is healthier, lowers fatigue, increases focus, makes you happier, and, as an added bonus, it lowers your utility bill. Natural light is the way to go. So, if your house has less light than you would like and you’re looking for renovation ideas to increase the natural light in your home, here are a few of the home decor ideas that you can use.

Ideas To Increase The Natural Light In Your Home


If a section of your roof is facing southwards then you can easily add light to your home for the whole day. Using the skylight can boost light, it can be in the living room or the kitchen or even the bathrooms. In fact the technology is so advanced that you can have automatic covers that can open or shut by itself according to what time it is, the kind of climate, change of season, or the quantity of sunlight you need. All you have to do is program it.

Sliding Glass Doors

Besides skylights and larger windows, another renovation idea is sliding glass doors, sometimes called patio doors because they often exit a house and lead to a backyard, patio, or garden. They allow a large amount of light into the room.


Painting the inner walls of your home with light colors or shades can also boost your room light. Choose a satin finish or the glossier colors so they can reflect more light making the room look bright.


Adding mirrors on your walls or making your walls look like mirrors as part of your home decor dramatically increases the amount of light.

Most home renovations of the scale described above are easily facilitated with a little work and a few tools. Yet, these days not everyone is comfortable with doing their own renovations, which is a little strange because it is easier than what most people do for a living these days. Nonetheless, sometimes you want someone else to do the work to make sure the craftsmanship is good, and to ensure you don’t ruin part of your home, or any of all the other worries that might beset you before a renovation job.

To learn more, call Landmark Home Solutions today at 905-646-8995 or contact us here.

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