How to use mirrors to increase space and light in your home

A well-positioned mirror is a great way to give rooms more light, brightness and the illusion of space. While most people have a fair idea of how to use mirrors, there are certain tricks you can employ to maximise their benefit. Here are my top tips for using mirrors to their best advantage in your home. Size matters Mirrors give the illusion of more space and visually increase the size of a room. The bigger the mirror, the bigger the reflection and the more light that will enter the room. Go big! Eye level For optimum benefit and, depending on the limitations of you room, hang the mirror so the centre horizontal line is around eye level. Hang low Don’t be afraid to hang mirrors quite low. T

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