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Although picking a light fixture might seem like a pretty standard task, today’s options make this once-easy decision more complicated. If you’re looking for your kitchen, you now have to decide: pendant or chandelier? Track light or wall sconce? Cabinet or recessed lights? No matter how mundane it might seem, picking the right illumination is important. Some fixtures cover very little ground and provide more of an ambient glow, while others shine from one corner of the room to another. Choosing the wrong fixture can lead to a poorly lit room or even an overly lit, washed-out space. Because of this, be sure to consider all the options below before taking your next lighting plunge. More 
Sonneman 4290.25 Chelsea Satin Black Wall Sconce
$180 $276.92 · Only 6 Left
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Sonneman 4290.25 Chelsea Satin Black Wall Sconce - Wattage: 75 W. - # of Bulbs: 1. - Socket Type: Medium Base. - Installation Required: Yes. - Shade Color: Clear Glass. - Shade Materials: Glass. - Weight: 4lbs.
“Office lights” — alisonbeitzel
Hampden Flushmount Light
$150 $209.85 · Buy on Houzz
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Who says flushmount lighting needs to be boring? The contrast of the dark iron finish with the birch glass of this light fixture gives any room in your home a sophisticated update.
“#modern” — piperkilb
Element Touch Lamp
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Light up any work space in a flash by simply touching the chrome surface. Simple to use activation and enhanced with a super-bright 3W LED light, this desk lamp is an amazing addition to any home or office. Features: * Sleek and stylish * Touch the surface to activate the light * Great for use as an accent lamp * Perfect for home or office * Chrome construction
“lights” — xtr194552
Sunset Lighting F6902-44 Architectural Outdoor
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Sunset Lighting F6902-44 Architectural Outdoor Finish: Oil Bronze Number of Lights: 2 Type of Bulb: Incandescent Wattage: Voltage: 120V Length: N/A Width: 5" Height: 15" Warranty: Full Manufacturer's Warranty on this item
“Exterior Lights” — ashlieschwartz
Crystal Chandelier with Pink Crystal Hearts and Pink Shades
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The crowning touch to your princess’s room is this fanciful chandelier. From the pink crystal hearts to the fabric lamp shades, a fabulous light fixture like this one makes any room sparkle.
“Baby's bedroom pink chandelier” — pkhait
Jesco HG-ST10A-12V-30 LED Recessed Wall Aisle and Step Lights
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Jesco HG-ST10A-12V-30 LED Recessed Wall Aisle and Step Lights Finish: Silver Shade/Glass/Material: Aluminum Number of Lights: 15 LEDs Type of Bulb: LED Wattage: 0.9W Voltage: 12V DC Length: 2-3/4" Width: 6-5/8" Height: 2-3/4"D Warranty: Full Manufacturer's Warranty on this item
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Foundry Table Lamp
$257.40 $351.00 · Only 7 Left
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Cast a warm glow with this hammered metal table lamp. Unleash your inner decorator and design your unique look by matching your favorite shade to your chosen metal finish.
“lamp-black base” — bherber
Harwich Wall Sconce
$84 $129.23 · More Colors
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Vaxcel OW21501BBZ Harwich Burnished Bronze Outdoor Wall Sconce - Wattage: 100 W. - # of Bulbs: 1. - Socket Type: Medium. - Installation Required: Yes. - Shade Color: Seeded. - Shade Materials: Glass. - Weight: 5.73lbs.
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Pendant Light
A pendant light is a smaller fixture suspended from the ceiling by a cord, chain or metal rod. They traditionally include only one lightbulb, so they don’t cover as much ground; several are often used to cover more space. There are many different styles, including drum pendants and globe pendants, making it easy to find one that will fit your decor. They work well when you’re trying to showcase a smaller, specific area, such as a kitchen island or a dining room table.

Chandelier
Chandeliers combine multiple lightbulbs in one unit to create a larger, more dramatic statement piece. Unlike a pendant, they produce a stronger glow and therefore can often stand alone. Chandeliers are traditionally more elegant and more expensive than other fixtures, and therefore are used less frequently — you may see one in an entryway or a formal dining room.

Ceiling Fan
Primarily used for its practicality as opposed to its beauty, ceiling fans are a great way to cool a room down and brighten it up all at the same time. They are often used in bedrooms, though they come in handy where there’s a lot of activity, including playrooms and home gyms. They also make great outdoor fixtures for a covered patio or sunroom.

Wall Sconce
Mostly used for adding ambience and decoration, a wall sconce is any kind of wall-mounted fixture. It provides dimmer, less vibrant illumination and is therefore likely to be used in multiples down a hallway or near a front door.

Recessed Lighting
If space is an issue, recessed bulbs are a great option, because they take up no space at all; a fixture is inserted directly into the ceiling. Because they are often used as accents in a larger space, such as a kitchen or living room, recessed bulbs are almost always used in multiples. Although not as common, they can also be inserted into floors and walls to provide additional brightness in dark spaces.

Cabinet Lighting Fixtures
These fixtures are mounted underneath a cabinet or shelf and provide illumination for a particular task. They are most often placed in kitchen cabinets to provide pinpointed spotlights for cooking, but they can also provide accent brightness for home office or living room shelves.

Track Lighting
Like a chandelier, this source includes several lightbulbs in one fixture, but instead of being grouped together, they are strung along a horizontal track. Tracks are a more casual way to get a lot of illumination in one space, and therefore they look good in less formal settings, such as a hallway, an office or a kitchen. Most of them can be positioned to highlight specific areas, which makes them great for showcasing artwork.

Floor or Table Lamp
If you’re looking for a more traditional fixture, you can always opt for floor lamps or table lamps. Because of their many different shapes, sizes and designs, they are often a great way to add some flavor to your living room or bedroom. Lampshades are easy to switch, so if you’re looking for a fresh, new look, you can change them out as often as you like.
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