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Pendant Lights 03/03/2021
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3 Lighting Brands You Need To Check Out in 2021

Here at Dusk Lights, we like to keep you up to date with contemporary and fashionable lighting brands and do we have a treat for you today!  These are 3 of our favourite brands to watch out for in 2021, and we’ll be making some recommendations about some of our stand out lighting designer for 2021. We’ll also be showcasing some of their fabulous designs and be telling you in which room they should be displayed. Let’s get into it.  Grok Lighting  Grok Lighting has been creating stylish light fixtures... Read More

21/12/2020
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Lighting Trends 2021: Designs to Brighten Your Home Next Year

Lighting is a vital part of any inspiring home design. As well as being functional, lighting can transform our home into a cosy, attractive space to relax, cook, entertain, and wind down in. Whether it’s rustic hygge interiors to recreate a country escape feel, or bold, luxury coloured shades to uplift a dark room, 2021 lighting trends are ready to alight our new year with positivity and style.  2020 has been a challenging year for all of us, with extended periods of isolation, and time away from our friends and... Read More

24/09/2020
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Lighting Trends For A Cosy Autumn Feel

The time has come; we are starting to feel crisp temperatures in the air, the nights are starting to close in, and before long the trees will be turning blazing colours of red and copper. If like us, you absolutely love this season, and you’re more than ready for pumpkins, cosy jumpers, nights in front of the fire and everything else that comes with it, then you’re going to want to create an atmosphere in your home to suit.   We love nothing more than cosying up on the sofa with... Read More

10/06/2020
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Outdoor Lights: The Ultimate Guide To Illuminating Your Garden

Outdoor gardens are now seen as an extension of indoor living space, with help from modern exterior lighting, outdoor enjoyment doesn’t have to end when the sun goes in. Outdoor lighting has transformed the way we use our gardens, with both functional and attractive lighting available.  Thoughtfully placed lighting can provide ambiance, create a mood, draw attention away from problem spots while highlighting special garden features. Choosing outdoor lights can be overwhelming, especially when it’s new territory for you. Here at Dusk Lighting,  we’ve put together a guide exploring the... Read More

11/05/2020
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How To Light Pictures & Wall Art

Artwork is what showcases the personality of the homeowner and their space. It has a wonderful way of tying all of your interior elements together, whether it’s a focal point or an additional decorative element, it injects some well-needed character onto bare walls. While the pictures and wall art you choose is truly personal to you, the tips on how to light these beautiful pieces are completely universal. Lighting for artwork requires a little more thought and extra attention to detail than simply putting a downlight near it. Here at... Read More

24/01/2020
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New Year, New Kitchen

The start of a brand new year can often bring thoughts of change, and if a new kitchen is on your to-do list for 2021,  then you’re starting in the right place. Here at Dusk Lighting, we are at hand to take you through everything you need to know about creating an illuminated kitchen environment that is completely on-trend. If you’re remodelling, you should ideally start thinking about your kitchen lighting right at the beginning of the planning stage. By taking kitchen lighting into consideration at this stage of the... Read More

16/12/2019
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Kitchen Lighting Trends for 2021

The kitchen is the soul of the house, whether you’re cooking for the family, enjoying a glass of wine with friends, or simply relaxing at the end of the day, the kitchen is at the centre of your family’s day to day living. It’s the place of family breakfast mayhem, meal preparation, completing homework and socialising, therefore it is essential that you get your kitchen light layering right in order to make the most of your space.  A practical, yet aesthetically pleasing kitchen has the ability to pull your family... Read More

07/11/2019
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How To Lighten A Dark Hallway

The hallway is the first place to greet us as we return home, so it should be filled with welcoming light. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case  as our entrances are often narrow passages with little light and inadequate room. While you may be inclined to focus on how to light key rooms in your home, your hallway is the space of the house that gives a first impression to visitors, so you should focus on making it as vibrant as possible. Not only that, your hallway is a functional... Read More

12/09/2019
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How To Brighten Your Kitchen With Breakfast Bar Lighting

The kitchen is at the heart of a home, whether you’re entertaining guests, catching up with friends, or simply relaxing with your family, the right lighting can make all the difference in creating the desired ambience. The growing popularity of open plan living, kitchen islands, and breakfast bars have transformed the way we use our kitchens. They are now on a much more multi-functional level and our lighting plans must evolve too. Let us take you through ways to uplift your kitchen space, compensate for lack of natural light and... Read More

Kitchen Under Cabinet Lighting 02/09/2019
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How to Choose Kitchen Under Cabinet Lighting

One of the most popular kinds of lighting at the moment is under cabinet lighting. Offering benefits such as additional practicality and ambience, cabinet lighting is appearing in all kinds of places in the home from living room fireplaces to shelving units and, most often, the kitchen. Under cabinet lighting has always been a popular choice for kitchens as the immediate value is lighting the worktops beneath cabinets; this makes it easier for your prepare food safely without casting a shadow from ceiling lighting. However, in the modern home, under... Read More