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Updating Your Home On A Budget

At Dusk Lighting we love keeping up to date with the latest home interiors trends, but we also understand that sometimes budgets come into play and can restrict us in our home goals. But have no fear! There are so many ways to update your home on a budget that often includes looking at the smaller items and accessories, or simply adapting themes to fit more readily into interior trends. The pros of updating your home on a budget If you wish that there was a big pot of money... Read More


Bulb Types – Choosing The Right Bulb

Choosing the right type of lightbulb can have a great impact on the look of the finished light and it’s performance. At Dusk Lighting we’re dedicated to helping our customers by providing them with electrical and lighting advice, so we’ve put together a helpful guide to demonstrate the various types of light bulbs and how to choose the right bulb types for your requirements. Different Bulb Types  There really are so many different types of light bulb on the market, and they all serve various purposes. It’s all about choosing... Read More


Kitchen Lighting Inspiration

For many, the kitchen is the heart of a home. It’s where we catch up with loved ones about their day, the place where we nourish ourselves and somewhere we can enjoy creating delicious feasts for friends. Kitchens are quite often the room that receives the most financial investment when it comes to revamping a current home interior look. In this post we are exploring the latest kitchen trends and offering kitchen lighting options available at Dusk Lighting. We aim to provide the low-down on how to replicate certain kitchen... Read More


How To Fit Ground Lights and Floor Lights

Ground lights are a fantastic option for any home, adding an extra layer of safety, security and style to your garden or driveway. As the nights grow darker, extra lighting outside the home is extremely beneficial, and with a wide range of options to choose from, it’s easy to illuminate your home in a way that matches your personal style. In this guide we’re going to look at some of the most popular outdoor lighting options, tips for installation and the benefits of adding them to your home. LED Ground... Read More

outdoor lighting 29/03/2017

Garden Design Ideas For Summer

At Dusk Lighting we have some exceptional outdoor lighting options available to help transform your outdoor space ready for summer. If you’re looking to update your current outdoor lighting arrangement, or wanting to add some new exterior lights, we’ve got you covered with our practical yet stylish designer outdoor lights. Here we will share some of our favourite garden design ideas and outdoor lighting options to give you some summertime inspiration. Creatively lighting your garden for summer With summer just around the corner it’s time to get your garden space... Read More

outdoor lighting 15/03/2017

How To Install Garden Lighting

Installing garden lighting doesn’t have to be a chore when you’ve got all of the basic information you need to install your outdoor lighting safely and effectively. Garden lighting can turn your outdoor space into a relaxing, safe haven and transform the feel of a patio or decking area by providing ambient lighting. Take a look at the helpful guide from Dusk Lighting on how to install outdoor lighting to begin your garden transformation in time for summer. Some top tips to remember before you start installing garden lighting: ●... Read More


2017 Decor Trends For You To Try

A new year brings new colour palettes, textures and homeware designs to discover and enjoy. Whether you’re seeking to overhaul your current interiors style, or simply take ideas and fuse them with your own. Here at Dusk Lighting we’ve taken a look at the upcoming 2017 decor trends and put together a guide to ensure you’re on the right track. Mixed Patterns & Faux Prints Statement throws with mixed patterns will brighten up any bedroom, especially paired with clashing print cushions, and will be bang on trend this year. In... Read More

home lighting 16/01/2017

What Is Hygge?

A major trend in the home interiors world which arose in 2016 was the Danish concept of ‘hygge’. With blog posts and books written on how to achieve it, this new way of life was suddenly everywhere and it shows no sign of leaving. So, what is Hygge? Hygge is happiness You can feel it, see it, touch it. Pronounced ‘hue-gah’, this buzzword was devised by the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen to describe the feeling of ultimate happiness. Hygge is sitting by an open fire with a loved one,... Read More


Pendant Lights For Kitchens

The variety of kitchen lighting available continues to increase with the kitchen having now overtaken the dining room as the hub 0f family life Kitchen pendant lights can enhance any part of a kitchen. Although typically used for kitchen island lighting, they can also be used in other areas such as over a kitchen sink, a pantry area, in front of a kitchen window or over a dining server, to give a few examples. Such kitchen pendulum fittings work both as style pieces and to provide effective task lighting. There... Read More


Why Choose LED Lights?

Why LEDs? LED stands for light emitting diode and is light produced using the movement of electrons LEDs have been the talk of the lighting world for quite some time now. Each day seems to bring about a new LED story in the media – from their use in domestic energy efficiency upgrades to their role in illuminating some of the world’s biggest stadia. LEDs played a played a prominent role in the London 2012 Olympics no less. Indeed, while LED’s represented 7% of the worlds’ total lighting market in... Read More