By Zoey Patel. Kitchen Lighting. At Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:16:21 AM.
For so many of us, lighting is an afterthought in our interiors. This happens when you think of it as a utilitarian detail of the room, rather than something that adds aesthetic value. When it’s done right, lighting is the unsung element that brings your design to the next level.
General lighting is the illumination we use to light up the whole area, to help us walk around and find our way to specific areas and additional light sources. Most often, these days, general lighting is provided by overhead electrical fixtures. In the kitchen, these can be one of three types — recessed fixtures, surface fixtures, and pendant fixtures. Each has its pros and cons, and many kitchens have more than one of the types.
The highly-rated Hampton Bar Track Lighting has four adjustable light heads that fit 50-watt GU10-16 halogen bulbs (included). These moveable fixtures make it easy to light up different parts of your kitchen, and the light’s brushed steel finish will complement contemporary decor. The Hampton Bar light is compatible with certain light dimmers, and the unit’s line-voltage design makes it easy to install directly to a junction box.