5 tips to perfect your lightingFriday 18th May 2018 12:00pm
Indoor lighting is one of the most important aspects of your home’s design. It can set a mood and improve the functionality of your living spaces while adding beauty to your home.
Here are a few tips to help you perfect your indoor lighting and don’t forget, we’re here to help at Lighting Illusions.
How to Choose
Start with the existing furniture, textures and colours in the room. Consider wall coverings, style of the window treatments and dominant shapes.
Everything has a place and lighting is no exception. The perfect location will showcase the fixture’s beauty and aid in balanced illumination.
Pro Tip: Fill a large space by clustering fixtures at varying positions.
Choose the Perfect Finish
Two tone finish pairings offer more flexibility to coordinate with existing home décor and future updates. A mixed metal finish, such as antique bronze and natural brass, will also compliment a wide variety of faucets and fixtures in the kitchen and bath.
Effects of Light Output
Get two-for-one design with fixtures that reflect and refract light through glass spheres to project an array of dazzling shadows. Ideal for use in a foyer, over a dining table or in a powder room, the artistic light output adds a dramatic focal point to any room.
Pro Tip: Hand-clean textured glass with a damp cloth. Just as you would crystal or fine stemware.
Make a Geometric Statement
Be inspired with lighting options that make a statement. “Illuminangles” is the new lighting trend that appeals to those who want fixtures that combine an open framework and vibrant lighting source with geometric silhouettes.
Still can’t decide? Select a fixture that artfully pairs shapes together in a singular design.
Whether you’re in the planning phase of a project or looking for more inspiration, Lighting Illusions is your top resource. Our showrooms offer more than just a place to see the latest lighting from top brands. You’ll receive knowledgeable guidance from our product experts who understand the building and remodelling process and what’s trending.