Ceiling Lights

Ceiling Lights for the Home Buyer's Guide

With such a wide variety of styles to choose from, ceiling lighting can be a challenge. Selecting the right fixture involves considering the effects of layers of light and lighting design elements that can be a little more complicated than simply choosing a favorite look. Narrowing down the differences between ceiling lights ensures you’ll find the right fixture for your space.

 

How to Choose the Right Ceiling Light

To create a comfortable room, the lighting should spread around the area to reach the corners and most often used places. Because each part of a room will be used differently, there are no one-size-fits-all lighting fixtures. An effective lighting solution for a room may require multiple light sources to fully take advantage of the space. 

One way this is achieved is by creating a lighting plan that relies on different layers of light. 

Each layer provides a specific type of light to minimize or manipulate brightness and shadow, adding easier visibility and depth. 

What Are Ceiling Lights?

There are ceiling-mounted light fixtures of every shape, finish, and size. While installed overhead, recessed lights, pendants, and chandeliers each stand out in style, and their unique heights and characteris