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How To Customise Your Lights 01/02/2019

How To Customise Your Lights With Astro Lighting

As lighting specialists, Astro Lighting want you to get the very best out of all of your home lighting. That’s why, in addition to their ultra-modern range of lighting, they offer a huge range of lighting accessories that can be used to customise your lighting, improving the appearance and function of your chosen light fitting. It’s not always easy to understand exactly what function each lighting accessory performs, so we’ve put together this straightforward guide to customising your lighting with Astro Lighting accessories. Appearance Changing the appearance of lighting is... Read More

Pendant Lighting 30/01/2019
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Your Top 5 Questions About Pendant Lighting Answered

An increasingly popular lighting style in modern homes, pendant lighting can be a fantastic way to illuminate your room while also creating an interesting focal point. However, hanging pendant lighting isn’t as simple as placing a floor light or a table lamp, for example. Pendant lighting requires much more thought and consideration, which means that many of the most popular queries we receive here at Dusk Lighting are about pendant lighting. In order to help you get started with your pendant lighting journey as smoothly as possible, we’ve answered the... Read More

How To Light A Modern Kitchen 25/01/2019

How To Light A Modern Kitchen

A modern home deserves a modern lighting system, and here at Dusk Lighting, we’re experts in providing modern lighting solutions for contemporary homes. The kitchen is a space in which the right lighting is crucial. From the style to the function and the placement, your kitchen lighting should be finely tuned to offer you the best possible atmosphere and practical illumination. If you’re not sure where to start when planning how to light your kitchen, our guide to planning and choosing your kitchen lighting is sure to provide a helping... Read More

Animal Lighting 03/12/2018

Discover the Animal Lighting Trend With Seletti

Animal home decor has become one of the hottest interior design trends of late 2018, and is tipped to continue far into 2019. Animal homewares, including animal lighting, are certainly having a design moment, and many are linking this surge in popularity to the recent release of JK Rowling’s latest film, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Pottermania has been known to influence culture far and wide over the years, so it’s not completely out of the question that the recent influx of animal inspired lighting and home interiors is... Read More

26/10/2018

Get The Modern Vintage Look With Dar Lighting

Lighting trends may come and go, but modern vintage lighting continues to shine. Hitting the interior design trends playbook a few years ago, filament lighting with a copper finish became one of the most sought-after lighting looks for interior design lovers everywhere, and Dar Lighting were right there in the thick of it producing vintage-inspired modern lighting solutions for your home.   Winter is a great time to cosy up and create a comforting vintage vibe in your home, so we’re here to help you get the modern vintage look... Read More

26/10/2018

Our Top 5 Considerations When Lighting Your Bathroom

  It’s important that you properly light your bathroom, no matter what time of year it is. We may not spend hours at a time in our bathrooms, but when we are in there we’re usually completing some sort of beauty or grooming routine – and we can’t do a good job if we haven’t got enough light!   Whether you’re carefully completing your skincare routine or you’re styling your hair for the day, you need to have sufficient lighting in your bathroom day or night, summer or winter. Depending... Read More

LED Strip Lighting 30/09/2018

How To Install LED Strip Lights

LED strip lights are a fantastic lighting option that’s energy efficient and incredibly effective in adding accent lighting to areas that require something different. Boasting powerful lighting in an array of settings, LED strip lights are a popular lighting solution in the home and in bars, restaurants and retail spaces. Today at Dusk Lighting we are providing customers with a guide on how to install LED strip lights, no matter the setting, and how they can improve the look of a room instantly. Why use LED strip lighting? Firstly, for... Read More

26/09/2018

Dining Room Lighting Ideas

No dining room is ever complete without the perfect lighting. When you’re designing a space for enjoying your meals, it’s important that you choose light fittings that create the right atmosphere. Whether you are wanting an intimate dining experience for you and your partner or a family area where everyone can get together and break bread at the end of the day, lights can help pull together the perfect look and feel for your dining room. Below we have detailed some dining room lighting ideas for you to take inspiration... Read More

25/09/2018

How To A Measure Light Bulb

Whilst its key to note the LED measurement and light bulb temperature, it is also imperative that when buying new light bulbs for your light fittings that you select the right sized light bulbs. It may seem obvious but it can be overlooked! At Dusk Lighting we want you the pick the right light bulbs for your home and to make sure that they fit into their new homes, you’ll need to know how to measure a light bulb. You may need to measure a standard light bulb and fluorescent... Read More

19/09/2018

LED Equivalent To Halogen Chart

In recent times, there has been an increase in homeowners and businesses who are choosing LED lighting as a way to light their home and work areas more efficiently. Just as technology is constantly evolving, the lighting industry has also taken steps to show it’s acknowledgement of developing lighting solutions to suit the current times. Though LED lighting has been used for quite a while now, there are still some aspects of this lighting option that may require clarification. LED light output is measured in lumens rather than watts, which... Read More