Kitchen Lighting Design Ideas
Tip #1: Choose your kitchen lighting based on location and function
Choose pendants for task lighting over a sink or an island
Choose recessed lighting instead of fluorescent lights
Choose under cabinet lighting for ambient lighting at night
Choose track lighting instead of using pendants or recessed lights
Incorporate 3 types of lighting into your kitchen area to tie the whole space together
Tip #3: Think in terms of styles: modern, traditional, transitional, etc. and try to use a consistent style throughout your space.
Keep your kitchen lighting and decor within one theme
If your dining room and kitchen are connected, chandeliers that complement your kitchen decor are key
Complement your kitchen light fixtures’ finish to your appliances
Lighting fixtures should be looked at as functional design elements. Here's a few tips to make your kitchen lighting really shine!