Usually they just come with the home, and residents take them for granted. Yet light has a huge effect on our temporal environment and daily routines.
The Scandinavian interpretation of ideal home lighting has driven VELUX’s product development so far, but that doesn’t translate well into the southern European context, with its different needs for heat and light. We found that within the southern European idea of comfort, darkness is as important as light, and is, together with temperature and good ventilation, key to good sleep quality. The closer the bedroom replicates a cocoon, the better.