In case you are planning to update your dining-room and looking for perfect lighting fixture in order to coordinate with the design ideas of dining room interiors, then there are many options to select from.
In this post, we have provided few ideas for dining room chandeliers and other lighting fixtures that are suitable for your dining room.
Chandeliers can bring real sophistication into the dining space and create an immediate focal point in your room. If you consider the chandeliers of the past, they were usually meant for traditional type of dining rooms.
However, today’s chandeliers will offer variety of options which work well for all kind of space, from traditional to contemporary style.
Crystal chandeliers, that are perfect for traditional type of dining rooms, will feature multiple number of dangling crystals which provide soft and cascading light all throughout the room which perfectly accentuates the rich wood furnishings.
If you are looking for more minimalist or any contemporary design scheme, then go for wrought-iron chandelier with pendant lights or candelabra to add modern elegance.
2. Wall sconces
These wall sconces can be mounted directly on the walls for providing both general as well as accent lighting.
In case, your dining room space is big enough, then by incorporating wall sconce for each wall corner will ensure optimal light, if you pair it with your ceiling light fixtures.
For creating intimate dining settings, wall sconces can also work well if used alone or it is paired with the candles as accent light.
3. Pendant lights
You can use pendant lights practically to any space, which is also quite versatile lighting option. These lights are available in many different styles and are simple to install.
These pendant lights will hang from single chain and will emit ambient light all throughout the dining area.
For highlighting modern furnishings in either black or white, you can consider pendant light having colored drum shade to get perfect contrast.
For a traditional look, select triple-globe pendant or chandelier pendant fixture for softly brightening your table.
4. Track lighting
The track lighting will offer soft to bright light and is usually incorporated into modern industrial-style design schemes. You can install track lighting fixtures quite easily, either flush with the ceiling or from sturdy chains dangling down.
Tracks are typically built by using metal in various styles which include straight, long or short, curved and they hold spotlights, pendant lights, mini-lanterns, spheres and many more.
By using track lighting, it is possible to adjust easily each individual light as per your liking for creating the perfect ambiance around your dining space.
While installing track lighting, just above dining table, consider set of 2 tracks for each of the side of ceiling for ensuring balanced light.
5. Flush mount lighting
This kind of flush-mount light fixtures will touch ceiling surface, and will allow light to get filtered out through glass.
Flush-mount chandeliers can be ideal for those dining rooms having very limited space, because they feature almost same beautiful crystals that are used in traditional chandeliers but with more compact design.