Decorative Lighting

Welcome to world of decorative home lighting

Decorative lighting
Imaginative use of decorative lighting can add to or transform your living space. It can be used to create special effects and bring to life your interior design ideas.

Make the most of your home by creating different moods with well-designed home lighting.

Technological advances have made specialized lighting effects more widely available. Low-voltage options are more energy-efficient and give precise, focused lighting where required, such as for accent lighting. Remember, good lighting should enhance your living space without drawing attention and overpowering it.

Hanging light - decorative lighting
Exterior lighting fixtures enable you to make the most of your garden or backyard. Care must be taken though to avoid obscuring the night skies with over harsh lighting. Plan your setup carefully to avoid intruding on your neighbors’ properties - light pollution. In addition to being an attractive feature, outdoor lighting has security benefits. (read more)

See the Interior lighting section for a discussion of how different decorative lighting techniques can work in your kitchen, bathroom and other rooms. Guide4Home will give you a detailed discussion of interior designs and the different styles of light fittings available.

Home lighting fixtures have moved on a long way from having a single pendant light fixture as the main or only light source. We review the different types of lighting that can be used to create unusual effects in your home, as well as looking at the fluorescent tubes and incandescent bulbs we see all too regularly.




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