Lighting

Colour Changing Lighting

Colour changing lighting is a fun, modern innovative lighting solution steadily becoming more popular in domestic homes. It offers a subtle ambience that can be changed to suit the mood at the push of a button. It’s hard to beat the mood-altering benefits of coloured lighting when it’s time to entertain, set the scene for romance or simply sitting back and relaxing in a softly coloured glow enhancing your wellbeing making a practical difference to everyday life. 

Subconsciously colour affects us all in our day-to-day life. Strategically used in shops, restaurants schools and to ignite a specific feeling people. 

Each colour has a separate meaning which entices a different feeling effecting our moods in everyday situations.

For example, purple hues stimulate productivity and creativity which is great for the workplace or for sparking imagination.

Green light is used to reduce stress, it calms the mind and body and is great for meditation and yoga. It’s also believed to reduce pain in the body by stimulating the flow of pain killing chemicals around the body.

Trouble sleeping? An orange light in your bedroom can be really effective in helping you fall asleep. The frequencies emitted by orange light are the opposite of those emitted by daylight naturally making you feel drowsy.

Generally, there are two options for the controls of colour changing lighting. This can either be easily controlled at the push of a button by a remote, or by a smart app on your phone.

Smart home technology is becoming more common and offering more sophisticated options to its users. With smart, colour changing lights you can programme your lighting to suit your particular needs throughout the day. Maybe getting up in the morning is a struggle for you so with the use of colour changing lighting and your smart app, you can programme your lighting to mimic natural light in the morning aiding a more gentle and natural waking process.

Colour changing light can also be used externally in the garden or even within water features or swimming pools – it’s important to consult a qualified electrician for these matters to ensure the fittings and bulbs are suitable to be used outdoors or in contact with water.

There are many options for colour changing lighting in the home available to suit all budgets and customer requirements.

At Legacy Electrical we are happy to provide our expert advice about how colour changing lighting can be used in an effective way in your home. Contact us today to arrange your free consultation and no obligation quote.