Contemporary design is often characterised by clean lines and simplicity, which are not qualities that you would associate with chandeliers. However, chandeliers do not have to be traditional in style and a touch of opulence doesn’t look out of place in even the most modern interior. Continue reading “Create an Opulent Look with a Stunning Chandelier”
Every interior and exterior space needs a focal point to draw the eye and to appear balanced. Without a focal point, a room or garden can appear dull and disordered and will certainly lack drama. Mirrors, sculptures, fireplaces and paintings can all provide great focal points, but have you ever stopped to consider the impact that can be created with lighting? Continue reading “Create a Stunning Focal Point With Lighting”
Create a Secure, Practical and Appealing Home with Outdoor Lighting
Exterior lighting is an important aspect of a home and yet one it’s one that is often neglected. Carefully chosen and strategically positioned light fittings will ensure that your garden is a safer and more secure place. Not to mention that if done correctly it’ll be the envy of all who see it. Let’s face it, any visitors won’t be able to see the garden at all in the evening unless it is suitably illuminated! Continue reading “Why You Should Consider Outdoor Lighting”
Often the smallest room in the house and yet usually one of the busiest, your bathroom must be both a practical and a pleasing space. There are many factors which combine to create the perfect bathroom and clearly your choice of suite, tiles and brassware are important. But you should also give careful consideration to your lighting.
The right lighting will enhance the aesthetics of your bathroom and will also play a significant role in how practical the room is for you to use. Continue reading “How to Choose Your Bathroom Lighting”
A kitchen is often the hub of the home and as one of the most used rooms it is important to get your lighting right. Kitchens are not only used for cooking but for dining, catching up with friends over a cuppa, family activities and even occasional offices. So careful considerations on how to light your kitchen is key to getting the best out of your space. Continue reading “Kitchen Lighting Ideas”
It is all too easy to overlook the importance of lighting in your living room. But for a space in which you spend so much time, it is vital to feature the right lighting. You may include lamps and wall lights but your principle lighting will almost certainly be your ceiling lighting. So what factors should you consider before making your choice? Continue reading “Living Room Ceiling Light Ideas”
What are the best light bulbs for a living room? Well the short answer really is “it depends on your living room”, so use our breakdown and tips below to help you to find exactly what’s best for your particular room! Continue reading “What are the best light bulbs for a living room?”
Shedding Light on Small Living Rooms
It doesn’t seem to matter how much space you have in your home, there is never quite enough! But some living rooms are certainly smaller than others and if you’re particularly challenged for space then it is vital that you make the most of what you do have. Whilst skilfully designed layouts and clever storage solutions will go a long way towards creating a practical space, your choice of lighting will also prove key to the success of the room.
In the smallest spaces multi-tasking is the order of the day! It’s best if each element of the room offers Continue reading “5 Tips for Lighting a Small Living Room”