Some ideas for lighting the kitchen in your home.
The kitchen forms the heart of your home. You can spend a fortune on the right units and appliances, therefore it is necessary to balance well with effective and stylish lighting. Well thought out kitchen lighting can bring out the best details and create a warm homely atmosphere.
A flush ceiling light in a Matt Chrome finish with an opal glass diffuser with a Matt painted Silver edge. This energy efficient fitting is particularly suitable for kitchens where a smart contemporary flush ceiling light fitting is required. Heigh...Chrome Energy Efficient Flush Ceiling Light »
If you have a breakfast bar area, there are modern lighting pendants which can be purchased as single or¬†multiple drop pendant light fittings, either with opal white glass or coloured glass. These can be set at different heights or at the same height in order to create a modern lighting style. As this type of of lighting generally is set low over a table or kitchen breakfast bar area, they provide a useful lighting source for preparing food as well as creating a contemporary look to your kitchen.
Many of our pendant lights come in¬†energy saving versions¬†also. Please note that if you are purchasing¬†energy saving lighting¬†and require it to comply with “part L” of the building regulations ensure that the lamp holder can only accept energy saving lamps. Contact our sales staff if you should have any queries regarding energy saving lighting.
Large kitchen ceiling areas look fabulous with¬†Recessed¬† downlights¬†and give superb lighting levels which are necessary to cook by. If you have glass-doored wall units, a low-voltage downlight can bring out the best in your glassware.The light is also reflected up onto the ceiling, and can give a stunning prismatic effect.
¬†Rise and fall lights¬†are a useful type of lighting for a kitchen as they can also be pulled down to give better light when preparing food. Rise and fall lights are also an ideal type of lighting to use over a kitchen table.
An aluminium and metal kitchen spotlight with LED lights in red, green or blue around the outside and a 35W GU10 halogen spotlight in the centre. It has a chrome silver finish and comes with a remote control which can be set to enable the lights to...Aluminium LED/GU10 Kitchen Spotlight »See More Mains Voltage Single Spotlights »
Track Spotlight can be used in smaller kitchens, or to angle light onto specific work surfaces.¬†Spotlight track lighting¬†can be an effective method of lighting the work area.
Good kitchen lighting is essential for safety as well as good looks. It is worth taking the time to choose your lighting scheme, and is recommended that you take the advice of a qualified Electrician.