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lighting decor ideas for bathroom
Lights play a vital role in the modern day bathroom or any other bathroom for that reason. Lights have a great impact on the bathroom. Dull lights makes it hard for you to see clearly specially for low vision people and very bright lights are painful for eyes. So lighting should be according to the bathroom needs, type and most importantly according to the designs if you want to decorate your bathroom.
So here are the ideas to decorate your bathroom by lights
1 Dump the old Version
The first and the foremost thing you need to do is that you need to dump the old version of lights. Old version such as bulbs, tube lights, etc are out of fashion now. Few even put up a night bulb in the bathroom. You really need to stop this if you want to decor your bathroom. You just can’t sit on the fence for your lights, you need to go for modern day lights. LEDs are a better option for bathroom. Fancy LEDs are suitable for most of the bathrooms and provide sufficient lights. Coloured LEDs in showers are the new trend. The other benefits for LEDs are that they are eco-friendly as they consume less power. Also they are durable and water proof.
2 Place it right
No matter how good the light is, it will not full fill the requirement if the size of the bathroom is big. Placing the lights is also an important factor for decoration of your bathroom. Placing depends upon the area and design of the bathroom. A large area requires two or more lights. A basin requires separate lights.
3 Choose the correct
Choosing the correct light is important as there are a variety of lights available in the market but not every light will suit your bathroom. To choose lights, one should go for the lights that match with the theme and colour of the bathroom. If the theme of the bathroom is fancy, Designer -fancy lights are a good option and if the theme is Royal, classical designer lights will be perfect. Wall lights match with the Royal theme. Wall lamps add magic in the bathroom. Frame lights are excellent for basins. LEDs Showers are ideal for showers.
4 Room for variety
There is always space for variety and trying new things. And same goes for the lighting. You can use creativity and come up with something good. For instance, Glass lights are new in the list and they look amazing. It serves two purpose at the same time. First, it provides light and second it is also act as a decorative material. To relax yourself and calm down and to find internal peace in your bathroom, you can light candles. You can put candles in the bathroom specially near your bathtub and light them before you go to your bathtub for a bath. Lighting of candles is a hectic job, if you feel this then there is an alternative available in the market called as Artificial candles. They have a shape of a candle and have a bulb that looks exactly like a candle. It will surely give you a feel.
5 Ceiling lights
It is always beneficial to use the ceiling. For bathroom, there are N number of ceiling lights available. Chandeliers are good for a Royal theme bathroom. Chandeliers after modification are back into the fashion. Chandeliers give a Royal feel. Flush lights and down lights are perfect for a modern day bathroom as they look sober. Spotlights is the another kind of light that looks good and provides sufficient light for the bathroom. Spotlight go really well with light colours such as all white shades, pale yellow, etc. Pendant lights are also there if you don’t wish to spend a lot on lighting. Pendant lights are less space consuming, cost less to your pocket and are from the modern lighting list. You can also use your creativity and make your own pendant lights. They are easy to be made.
6 Don’t miss the switch
After buying and putting all the lights you desired for to decorate your bathroom, the existing switches might ruin the beauty. You need to turn on the light to see it and the switch is for that purpose which also means that switch is the first thing you will see in the bathroom even before the lights so you need to change them with modern ones if they are of old version.