We could all stand to have a brighter living space. Letting the light in—whether it’s of the natural or fabricated variety—can work wonders on your psyche, whether it’s banishing depression, thanks to Vitamin D, or contributing to an overall more open and welcoming space.
But the truth is: you can buy all the lamps in the world and your home still might not feel as bright as you’d like it to. So, what should you do when you’re trying to give your space a literal glow-up?
Whether it’s taking the time to arrange your furniture to amp up natural lighting or switching up your paint and wood options to make your rooms feel a little less dreary, you have options. Try these easy tricks and make your home look brighter than it ever has.