How proper lighting can transform your bathroom

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Bathrooms are entirely more than just an extension of your home or apartment, they should be designed as a space where you relax and unwind after a long, tiresome day. In fact, they are wonderful spaces where your loved ones can spend some personal time and gather their thoughts. From elegant bubble baths to soothing showers and more, washrooms play a pivotal and essential role in any residential or commercial unit. As a result, they must be properly maintained at all times. This includes frequent cleaning, along with accessories and designs that effectively match the overall decor. Bathroom renovations and remodeling continue to soar in popularity, with homeowners spending $10,422 USD on average for bathroom renovations. With a strong emphasis on ambient and vibrant lighting, these rooms truly capture the allure and essence of fine living.

Have a look at some of our other articles on bathroom inspiration, 44 Absolutely stunning dark and moody bathrooms and 43 Most fabulous mood-setting romantic bathrooms ever.

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Illuminating Bathrooms with the Right Lights

While tubs, showers, and sinks are important, finding the right lights for bathrooms are also essential to creating not only a mood, but for varying tasks while using your bathroom. From low wattage bulbs to track lights, there are a myriad of styles and designs available. These lights not only spruce up bathrooms but also accentuate tones and shadows. For years, numerous individuals have asked how can the right lights transform your bathroom? According to interior design specialists, selecting the right lighting systems can truly impact overall design and theme. For example: contemporary schemes usually entail systems that appear futuristic and streamlined. Similarly, flood lights are perfect for extensive bathrooms that feature large closets, cabinets, and extensive sinks and tile work.

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Lighting Styles and Accessories

Whether for new or existing bathrooms, there are countless lighting styles and accessories to select from. This includes central lighting systems, along with ceiling fans and especially wall lighting. The latter comes in a wide array of designs that are affordable and match any scheme. This includes double wall lights, single wall lights, and even LED and tube lighting systems. From Padova and Olivia to Palermo and Mashiko, there are several leading brands available that will achieve desired results. If pressed for time, the Internet is a great place for brand and price comparisons. For those designing bathrooms on their own, local home and bathroom improvement stores are also great for accessing new ideas, tips, and suggestions.

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Choosing the Right Design

Choosing the right lights and designs also depend on a number of factors. For one, the lights must coincide with the overall look of the washroom. This includes tiles, along with rugs, fixtures, and especially plants and wall hangings. The height of the ceiling also plays a crucial role in determining the right amount of lighting. While flush lights are great for low ceilings, discreet lights work best for tall ceilings and wide bathrooms. Chandeliers are great in capturing the allure and essence of romance and traditional décor. Contemporary lighting systems also offer simplicity at its finest. There are even water proof controllers for centralized and streamlined lighting systems. With so many options available, it’s never been easier to find the right lighting for your bathroom.

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Professional Lighting Experts

Whether you need upgrades or complete lighting system overhauls, look for a local specialist in your area. If you are tired of dully and moody bathrooms, securing the right lights will truly illuminate all master and smaller washrooms in your house or flat.

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Photo Sources: 1. Fiorella Design, 2. Gast Architects, 3. K2 Design, 4. Ownby Design, 5. Garret Cord Werner Architects, 6. Urrutia Design, 7. Design4space, 8. Jeff Sheats Designs, 9.  186 Lighting Design Group, 10. Studio K B, 11. Bruce Bierman Design, 12. John Senhauser Architects, 13. SPACIZ Design Studio

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