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How To Choose Your Kitchen Lighting

The kitchen can best be described as the functioning heart of the home. By giving some consideration to the use of lighting, in particular how the kitchen will be used, what it is you want to achieve, you can enhance the overall feel and ambience dramatically. To create a successful kitchen lighting scheme include the following types of lighting Ambient, Task and Decorative.

Ambient lighting

Daylight & artificial light constitutes ambient light. A very popular way to achieve artificial ambient lighting is by LED recessed down lights. General lighting in the form of recessed LED's provides practical & functional lighting for daily tasks and movement through the space.

Task Lighting

Task lighting helps specific tasks in the kitchen to be carried out e.g. packing/unpacking the dishwasher, preparing food etc. An excellent way to deliver task lighting is by Led Strip lights concealed mounted under overhead benches, focusing light down on the bench and the various task being carried out.

Decorative Lighting

In the form of suspended decorative pendants over an island bench add visual interest and interior style, whilst generating functional and practical ambient and task lighting at the same time. 

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