According to the colors, the lights can be differentiated to be two kinds white and yellow. The white lighting is used if you want to get one area look natural and formal. And then the yellow lighting is useful for creating the elegant and luxurious impression.
The lighting also can be differentiated according to the function, that is the main lighting, the private lighting, and the accent lighting. The main lighting is useful for brighten the area and it is located exactly in the middle of the area, and then the private lighting is useful for creating the certain display in some areas. And for accent lighting, this lighting usually is located in around the decorative object for showing the object available.
If you want to play more with the lighting, I have some tips and suggestion that you can apply in your apartment:
The Living Area Ideas
Start with the playing in living room, for getting the value result of your creating objectively. Because the public character, you can apply many kinds of lighting. The decision is for creating the area that can make the people interesting. Install the main light and private lighting is not more three lights. And then for accent lighting can be displayed if you have the collection that you want to show.
The Family Area
The character of family area is close. Here in all of members of family gather for spending the time together. Because the character as the relaxation place, lighting that is used is the lighting can create the comfortableness. If in one of the wall of the family area, there is a garden, you can use the accent lighting for strengthen the positive energy that come from this light.
The bedroom is the resting area. We need the yellow lighting for creating the warmer impression and it is comfortable in eyes. If you like reading before go to sleep, using the reading light in back rest or the walls up to bed.
These are the some of area in apartment that you can give the lighting. Because these areas are the main area that necessary for being given the light. And you can arrange the design of the light for making them brighten.