Posts Tagged ‘modern fluorescent light for kitchens’

Fluorescent Kitchen Light Fixtures – Exciting Feeling

January 20th, 2016

Rustica 3 Light Flush Mount by Nuvo Lighting

Rustica 3 Light Flush Mount by Nuvo Lighting

The fluorescent kitchen light fixtures are the way to explore another side of kitchen lighting. Basically, kitchen is designed to have bright and focus light. It is very difficult to put fluorescent lamp into ceiling in kitchen. If you apply carelessly, room will get waste and bad. In addition to original function of kitchen, lighting helps people to see well.

In kitchen, there are many dangerous utensils and appliances. Sharp knives and forks can make people hurt if these things are used improperly. Gas stove, plate, cup, glass, and many more are stuffs that can’t be put everywhere. That’s why lighting could not be apart from kitchen decoration.

Fluorescent comes from special bulb. Actually, this kind of lighting is suitable for bedroom. It shines smooth and less glowing. White lamp creates elegant appearance on room. For kitchen, this type of lamp reduces vision ability but take low energy. Fluorescent kitchen light fixtures are solution to overcome many lighting problems in kitchen.

When you are in the kitchen and want to cook something, this light has two advantages. You don’t have to get additional regular light because it manages and shine equally on the room. You can see clearly far to the edge of table or room, even every corner.

Minka Lavery 2-Light White Flushmount

Minka Lavery 2-Light White Flushmount

Progress Lighting 3-Light Brushed Nickel Fluorescent Fixture

Progress Lighting 3-Light Brushed Nickel Fluorescent Fixture

In same time, fluorescent is proven to be economical. If you compare usual kitchen lighting with this one, it costs less in long time usage. First installation might be too much money, but the result pays everything. Fluorescent kitchen light fixtures have many variations.

Lighting on center of ceiling with smooth and delicate shine will be perfect for small kitchen. It is placed directly above cabinet or table. The color is similar with wall painting or brighter. However, if kitchen has large window, using small lighting is preferable.

In big and large room, fluorescent is main option for lighting decoration. It can be mixed with other elements such as wall painting, table, ceiling fan, or floor carpet. White fluorescent on kitchen can be adjusted with floor pattern and color. In small room, this thing hasn’t affected too much. Combination of lighting is one strategy to expand potential function.

White one blends with blue or green to create smooth and calm atmosphere. This application is rare in regular kitchen. You will get this in restaurant or hotels. There isn’t standard rule in kitchen lighting concept. As long as fluorescent kitchen light fixtures are suitable, you don’t have to be hesitated for implementation.

Circuline Fluorescent by Progress Lighting

Circuline Fluorescent by Progress Lighting

Fluorescent Strip Light by Quorum

Fluorescent Strip Light by Quorum

The Use of Fluorescent Ceiling Lights for Kitchens

January 12th, 2016

Rectangle Kitchen Strip Light by Minka Lavery

Rectangle Kitchen Strip Light by Minka Lavery

Choosing a ceiling lighting is a little difficult because we have to think about some things that will affect our activity in a room. Fluorescent ceiling lights for kitchensis better because they will emit a high intensity light that give us a better vision when cooking. A working area like kitchen and laundry should have a lighting that considers more on the functional than aesthetic aspects. It can be different for the lighting for living room or veranda. The number of lamps and where to put the lamps should also be considered in order to obtain a maximum illumination.

The fluorescent lights have been used by many people because they provide stronger lighting and more efficient than a common bulb. The use of fluorescent ceiling lights for kitchens, garages, libraries, and other work room shows that they are very reliable. We can find fluorescent lights easily in any home and hardware stores. Flush mounted lights are the style that is most widely used by people. They are, in fact, also available in other styles such as inverted bowl, disc, and square boxes. However, these lights are rarely used in a bedroom or other relaxing room because the resulting light is too bright. That room usually needs a rather dim light.

4 Light Square Flush Mount by Minka Lavery

4 Light Square Flush Mount by Minka Lavery

Lithonia Lighting 10814 BZA 2 Light Artisten Flush Mount Ceiling Light, Antique Bronze

Lithonia Lighting 10814 BZA 2 Light Artisten Flush Mount Ceiling Light, Antique Bronze

The selection of fluorescent ceiling lights for kitchens should consider the height and width of the area. The overall look and style must be in accordance with the style applied to the kitchen. Fluorescent lights available in wide range of price. They can also be placed in some ceiling lamp holders made of metal. You have many options in beautifying your kitchen. However, you should not be swayed by the deals and discounts offered by the seller. Choose the one that gives the best illumination with the simplest design.

The lighting in the kitchen must cover all the space like the cooking surface, counters, the sink, tables, and other working surfaces. It must be placed at least 30 inches above the table and can be higher if you have a tall person in your family. Place more than one lamp if necessary and you may also need to install some supporting lamps for a better illumination. The level of resulting light from fluorescent ceiling lights for kitchens are also determined by the color of the kitchen ceiling. White is the best to reflect the light and bounce it back into the room.

2 Light Oval Flush Mount by Minka Lavery

2 Light Oval Flush Mount by Minka Lavery

4 Light Ceiling Cloud Flush Mount by Minka Lavery

4 Light Ceiling Cloud Flush Mount by Minka Lavery