Lighting is a vital component to the functionality of a room. It greatly differs from one room to the next as each room has it own needs when it comes to brightness and clarity. Without adequate lighting in a certain room, we can be left straining our eyes can even give ourselves headaches, so it is important to get the balance just right when we plan and install lighting fixtures and fittings.
One of the most popular lighting fixtures to hit the market in recent years is the recessed light source. These are small fittings that sit flush against the ceiling that are usually installed with long-lasting LED spotlight bulbs. They have become increasingly popular due their recessed construction which hides wires and other dangling components. This can make a room appear bigger and brighter as there are no hanging elements blocking the field of vision. They are also extremely bright in comparison to our usual hanging pendants and lampshades and use less energy which makes them the perfect choice for the energy conscious in our society.Read more
There are a wide variety of sizes and styles to choose from when it comes to recessed lighting, making it possible for a wide range of differently styled interiors to benefit from them. You can buy small, round recessed lighting fixtures, which are very popular in bathrooms, as they twinkle like stars and are absolutely stunning! You can then also purchase large round recessed lighting fixtures, which are good for rooms that need a lot of light such as a garage or kitchen. The round recessed lighting fixtures also come in a wide range of finishes, such as stainless steel, polished aluminium and powdered coated aluminium in black or white.
Aside from round fixtures, you can also buy square ones which look great in the very masculine and geometrically styled interiors. In more recent times, long strip recessed lighting has come into the market and is popular in modern kitchens and workshops where maximum lighting is needed. All of these can come in a wide range of sizes and finishes, from white and black painted plastic to chrome or stainless steel.
The possibilities are endless with recessed lighting as they don’t take up much space and best of all don’t ruin the clean lines of a modern home. They look fantastic in any room and can really make or break the overall look and feel of the space in your home. Whether you want a few recessed lights in your home to help lift a dark corner or whether you want to install small round recessed lights to replicate the night sky in your bedroom, you will not be disappointed with the effects you can achieve from this wonderfully versatile light source.
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