Dining Room Chandeliers Make a Brilliant Addition
Think of where some of the most memorable moments happen in your home: the kitchen, the dining room? The areas of your home where friends and family gather most often are the areas you pay extra special attention to as a homeowner. You want them to be pleasing, functional, and of course, appealing. You want people to want to spend time in these rooms and a good way to do this is to create a warm and inviting atmosphere.
Class it up
Have you ever felt like your dining space is just missing, something? Although you have painstakingly selected the paint color, window treatments, furniture and even the dinnerware, it still feels incomplete. When was the last time you considered your lighting? Many (newer or renovated) homes have standardized light fixtures throughout. Usually low-profile domes made of frosted glass and brushed nickel. They are modest and can blend into almost any design preference, but one thing they are not is noticeable. A classic chandelier is the perfect way to complete your dining room design. They lend an air of class and sophistication to any room you put them in.
Consider your needs
The right dining room chandelier will complement the other design elements, without overpowering them. You want everything to work together, and that is possible, even if you want your chandelier to be the focal point. Choosing the appropriate style and size will determine this. You also need to hang it at the appropriate height, and consider the power of bulb that will both provide adequate light, and create an inviting aura – nothing too harsh.
Some people feel that a chandelier is either too over the top, or an antiquated feature, but neither of these are true. While you may not want to put a vintage crystal chandelier over your dining table, you do have other options. There are some really beautiful design available these days, and they come in a variety of shapes and sizes to meet anyone’s need. A chandelier can be a sophisticated way of pulling your room together, and they are not a standard feature in most homes, so you’ll definitely have a more unique space in which to enjoy your meals, and family gatherings.
Chandeliers can be incorporated into many rooms in your home, but the dining room is by far the most common. We also recommend chandeliers for foyers and even bedrooms with high ceilings. A chandelier, with its many crystals (of various shapes and sizes) is a fabulous way to pull a room together and create ambiance. The crystals reflect light in a flattering and romantic way that can bring intimacy to even a large group meal. If you have been stumped by what’s missing in your dining room, consider buying a chandelier to complete the look. You won’t be disappointed with the many models available today. Contact us today to browse our unique selection.