Lighting Your Entertainment Space

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One often overlooked aspect of the home entertainment space or man cave is the lighting. It is often either too bright, with a light from a window causing an annoying glare on a TV, or it is so dark that you are tripping over your own feet. Here are a few tips to give your space just the right vibe.

Backlight your TV

Many of us watch a TV while sitting in the dark. It is a bright panel against a black wall. This is not the most optimal situation for our eyes. The TV will look better if it has a small amount of light behind and around the sides. A backlight can help it all look better.

An easy way to do this is with LED strips. You can buy pre-made lengths of LED lights in a tube or a strip. You can find them online or at …