Kitchen light fixtures does not just brighten the kitchen in general, but also the cabinets and tables. Nowadays, there is a wide array of kitchen lighting available, that ranges from effortless neon bulbs to designer chandeliers that can be places above a kitchen island. They should be functional as well as fashionable. To perform precision tasks such as chopping and cutting, high quality, bright light becomes essential. Later, you have the option of dimming the same lights to create a warm, romantic atmosphere for dinner. These days, the kitchen light fixtures come with the latest energy saving technology and are long lasting with less maintenance. Kitchen lighting that is concealed under cabinets helps during grinding and mixing. Also placing concealed lights on top of the cabinets, reflects off the walls to create a shadow-free lighting area. Recessed spot lights above the kitchen area provides task lighting and counters could have direct lighting from ceiling lights to add more contrast.
Kitchen light fixture styles available today:
- Small pendant lights: These light fixtures are basically places above the kitchen islands as they can give light to a wider area. They complement country styled kitchens.
- Mix and Match light fixtures: They are mostly placed in eclectic kitchens and it is created by mixing industrial pieces, like the metal chair with the traditional cabinetry.
- Glam lighting: This is added to the kitchen to add a little more sparkle with the used of crystal and stone chandeliers.