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1,373 Flush Mount Lighting Ideabooks
11 Lighting Fixtures That Rethink the Flush Mount
Think flush-mount lighting equals frumpy and fluorescent? These brilliant beauties for the kitchen, bath and beyond will change your mind
"Think flush-mount lighting equals frumpy and fluorescent? These brilliant beauties... the many flush-mount lights that dot my ceilings, all outdated and sorely in need of... these 11 lights that take the flush mount into fresh territory.... wonderful flush mount fixture! Love the 2 lights in the kitchen, where can I buy them... good-looking flush mount fixtures. The Urban Electric Company's new Steven Gambrel Collection..."
Guest Picks: 20 Fabulous Ceiling Lights
"overhead light fixtures with flush mounts that shine with personality... "boob lights" — you know, the ceiling lights with the round dome and screws smack... forgo the flush mounts and get a pendant light fixture. The mount will be at the angle... attractive lights (whether they are flush mounts, chandeliers, or pendants) that are... Lotus light is pretty darned nice. Streamliner flush mount because of the style and..."
Lift a Room's Look With a DIY Pendant Light
"pendant light kit and a salvaged glass shade... grade flush-mounted lights the Achilles heel in room design. We have at least one... variety of lighting options in a room can take it from dull to lively — lighting makes... numerous lighting fixtures in our home — numerous so-called "boob lights," that is.... existing light's proportions were all wrong, and two mini pendant lights would be just... those lights, the spot above our kitchen sink was our first stop in the overhaul..."
Houzz Tours: Edith Wharton's The Mount
"It's The Mount, the home that Edith Wharton had built in 1902 in Lenox Massachusetts... design. The Mount is where she put her theories into practice and where she completed some... put The Mount on her itinerary. Wonderful news on the restoration of The Mount.... ago The Mount was used as a showhouse in order to raise funds. The dishwasher and the... when The Mount's future was in peril. Thanks, Becky. I have a friend who will be in..."
Small-Bathroom Secret: Free Up Space With a Wall-Mounted Sink
Make a tiny bath or powder room feel more spacious by swapping a clunky vanity for a pared-down basin off the floor
"the wall-mounted bathroom sink is slowly but surely emerging in residential applications... a wall-mounted sink is appropriate in just about any style of bathroom.... "D" Wall mount sink. It was the first time we worked with this type of sink installation... finer wall mount sinks have no overflow incorporated into the sinks design. If you purchase... 'wall-mounted sink is slowly but surely emerging in residential applications.' Every..."
Dramatic Lighting for Low Ceilings
"overhead lighting can still make a statement... dramatic light fixture. Most gorgeous chandeliers and interesting light fixtures do... overhead lighting is finding the right fixture for your ceiling height. Lower ceilings... of the light fixture should be hung no lower than 6'8" above the floor to avoid hitting... dinky light fixture in a larger room. I've created a roundup of some eye-catching... Love the flush mounted lights. Wish there were more ideas for ceiling hugged fixtures..."
How to Style Your Closet (Almost) Like a Celeb
"planning, lighting and styling make "What to Wear?" easier to answer... recessed or flush mount lights for safety; other types of light can cause a fire. I'm going... hangers. I mounted ordinary flourescent lights above and below the closets for light.... using rope light on the top of the closet to shed some light, maybe even white christmas... closet lighting at the moment and my electrician is pretty clear that to meet code..."
Should You Install a Urinal at Home?
Wall-mounted pit stops are handy in more than just man caves — and they can look better than you might think
"Wall-mounted pit stops are handy in more than just man caves — and they can look... when it flushes and keeping in the habit of keeping the seat down when flushing ensures... a wall-mounted urinal. My young grandsons use a step stool and cleaning is simple... remember to flush! Best idea we put in the house when we built. We had a neighbor with... If it flushes and it's only for urine, not sure how that's supposed to be nasty or..."
Get the Look of a Built-in Fridge for Less
"want a flush refrigerator but aren’t flush with funds. We’ve got just the workaround... sitting flush with the cabinets rather than sticking out. This makes the kitchen look... virtually flush and still open. Each person will have to decide for themselves how important... expensive flush one. One person's passion is another's poison! Mr. Booton - please help... under-cabinet lighting and a power strip. The frig's color is also important. As many of..."
Guest Picks: The Lights of Your Life
"every light, room by room, with very temporary flush-mounts. As time and money allow... have lighting on the mind — big time. When we purchased our house last summer, every... every light fixture throughout the home was of the same stock glass chandelier variety... find a flush mount ceiling fan for our warm climate that is stylish. And, the light... headed! A lighting fixture is no longer only a source of light! A beautiful chandelier..."
Pick the Right Pendant for Your Kitchen Island
Don't settle for bland builder-grade pendant lights when you can have your pick of colors and kinds to match your kitchen's style
"pendant lights when you can have your pick of colors and kinds to match your kitchen's... droplet lights. Builder-grade pendant lights have become as predictable as maple and... Because the lights that hang over your kitchen peninsula are a great opportunity to amp... pendant lights of different styles. Some are more subdued, some are major scene stealers... style of light? Any suggesion would be great! Those blue morrocan lights just slay me..."
Kitchen Islands: Pendant Lights Done Right
"lights and some wall-mounted lights; accent lighting, which draws attention to a... of home lighting: Ambient lighting, the general illumination you get from ceiling lights... and task lighting, like pendants and under-counter lights. In a working room like a... task lighting takes on an importance that's hard to overstate. Pendant lights,... ow to light an island is a subject of endless speculation and worry, but it needn't..."
How to Light Your Bathroom Right
Get ready for your close-up in a bath that's a sanctuary with task, accent, decorative and ambient lighting
"proper lighting. I spoke with two lighting experts about how best to transform a... refuge with light. Here's their advice.... Natural light, task lights above each vanity, lighting over the tub, and even accent... surface mounted cabinet. The wall-mounted lighting fixture above the medicine cabinet... natural light first then electric lights well placed. While natural light is wonderful... Natural light from a window or sky light is as important then those mentioned. Especially..."
Universal Lighting Design Strategies for 4 Key Home Areas
Brighten the way for eyes of any age with ambient and task lighting that supports safety and imparts beauty
"and task lighting that supports safety and imparts beauty... Lighting can create drama by accentuating dark areas and creating bright focal points... balanced lighting levels. All rooms — and ages — can benefit from this simple lighting... with pot-light/down-lights! That is the nightmare of good lighting design. You can... closet lighting. :) One thing that's lighting friendly at my house are the movie... natural light/daylight in your clothes closet brought in by a tube roof light, I'd..."
5 Questions to Ask for the Best Room Lighting
Get your overhead, task and accent lighting right for decorative beauty, less eyestrain and a focus exactly where you want
"accent lighting right for decorative beauty, less eyestrain and a focus exactly where... whether your lighting works. Lighting is a telltale sign of design quality and one of the... composition of light, layers, direction and flow. If your lighting choreography consists... years, the lighting trends change," says Melissa Kilgore, a lighting specialist at Ferguson... right, lighting functions as a carefully tuned orchestra, creating a pitch-perfect..."