25 Jul '11, 10am

5 Ways to Artfully Light up a Small Apartment With Energy-Efficient LEDs

5 Ways to Artfully Light up a Small Apartment With Energy-Efficient LEDs

5 Ways to Artfully Light up a Small Apartment With Energy-Efficient LEDs This LifeEdited rendering looks from the bedroom and living room to the dining area and in to the kitchen. In a small apartment, lighting is of the utmost importance. A regular stream of high-falutin' eco lighting ideas have always graced TreeHugger's pages. Yet apart from the CFL (which has its many detractors and environmental drawbacks ), environmentally-friendly lighting technology hasn't exactly gone mainstream...until now. The promise of LEDs is truly astounding, and since they are on the cusp of hitting the sweet spot between design, availability and affordability, TreeHugger founder Graham Hill is using them for the 420-square-foot New York apartment he is renovating as part of the LifeEdited project. Here are five choices that combine adaptability with clean design. View the entire comment th...

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