How to Choose the Right Chandelier for Your Home

August 24, 2020 2:28 pm

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Choosing the right chandelier for your home is a big decision but knowing what you are looking for and how to measure it correctly will make the process go smoothly. If you are planning on buying a new one for yourself, you need to take into account a number of factors such as style, size, lighting effects and purpose, but this article will give you some good ideas of what you can look out for in your chosen fixture.

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So, when you are looking to buy the right chandelier for your home, you need to look at the style. You can think about what colour scheme you want to have with your chandelier, or you can go for a more dramatic effect by picking out a multi-coloured glass chandelier. The size is going to be important, too, and you may find that you are going to have to compromise with a smaller one if you are not sure how much light you need.

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You may find that a smaller chandelier will be better suited to a bedroom than an entryway, and vice versa. Of course, if you are thinking of adding a chandelier to a family room or den, you may have to look at a longer chandelier, or a chandelier that is hung differently to your normal one. Pair with Ceiling roses for the best dramatic look. A Large range of ceiling roses can be found here.

Finally, you will need to look at how you want the lighting to look, whether this is just ambient light or something a little more dramatic. You may be able to find a set of lights that has been designed with all these aspects in mind, but if you want to have a real effect, you may need to do a bit of research online.