No matter how well designed a space is, if it doesn’t have the right lighting the whole experience can be blown. Not only do lights serve as a crucial accessory, adding their own flavor to the design scheme, but they affect the colors and feeling of a space. There’s a reason why the fluorescent glare of an office or hospital turns us off!

We’ve partnered with Hinkley, a versatile lighting company with a large range of lighting options, to showcase some key ideas to keep in mind when lighting your home. Their designs, as well as their engagement with both homeowners and designers alike, make them a great resource for making sure that your home has just the right glow.

Click on our slideshow to see our 10 tips for lighting a space and shop our picks here!