Why Choose Pendant Lighting for Your House?

James Henry Abrina By James Henry Abrina, 16th Jul 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL http://nut.bz/1oq1q7q./
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The kind of lighting fixture to buy can make or break your home. Choose the best. Know why pendant lighting is the right one for you.

The Advantages Of Pendant Lighting

Pendant lighting is one of the most used lighting fixtures in the world today. Its suppressed and subtle effects make a dramatic and artistic piece yet it is bright enough to light up an area compared to lamps which give shades more often than not. They may come in a higher price but all of the expenses will surely be worth your sweat. Here are some reasons why you should prefer a beautiful set over regular lamps, boring incandescent bulbs and overpriced chandeliers.

1. Stylish

A favorite piece by interior designers indeed, lighting pendants are favored due to their simple yet elegant appearance. Even the cheapest buys will look class as that is just their nature – to impress even in a low tag price. Unlike chandeliers, you can put one or a group in corners or over kitchen tops, dining sets, billiard tables or just anything that you want to give emphasis. They won’t go wrong.

2. Durable

Often made of high-grade plastic and glass, they last longer than most lighting as they are manufactured with a straight design which is not susceptible to breakage like intricately made lamps and chandeliers.

3. Practical

Cleaning is never a problem for pendant lightings as they are easily reached by regular dusters and even just with bare hands. Remember that they are often placed hanging lowly so it should not be a hassle reaching all sides. There is also no need to use special solutions when cleaning as the material allows simple wiping with water or dry rag.

The practicality of using it on hard to reach areas is also a sure thing. Kitchen islands for instance need ample amount of brightness but not too hot to save food from unwanted spoilage. Pendant lighting can easily brighten up the surface as it hangs directly above your table. If you have a collection that deserves attention, then add some drama by hanging one over it. You will be surprised to see how your home transforms to a hotel-like foyer.

4. Economic

Compared to incandescent bulbs, the electric consumption is far lower which makes it a friend of your pocket. Likewise, you can pay a whole set with the price of a single chandelier or floor lamp. Why go for things that will easily break if you can have the best kind of lignting for lower price. Go for pendant lighting.


Chandelier, Decoration, Home Fixture, Interior Design, Lighting, Pendant Lighting

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