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Talk about fabulous foyers! This breathtaking entryway, with its towering cathedral ceiling and exquisitely crafted lumber is a work of art. Designer Murray Arnott spared no detail. Check out the stairs, carved from individual logs, and the stone work on the stairway heading down. It is the lighting, however, that is the dramatic key to this design. Lighting – pardon the pun – is not a decision to be taken lightly. Before you begin selecting fixtures, think long and hard about how you will be using each room and what mood you are trying to achieve. There are a lot of illumination factors to consider, but one rule of thumb is that logs are generally dark and log homes usually require more lighting.

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