272 Arlington, VA Lighting Designers and Suppliers

A well-lit home is essential for both functional and aesthetic reasons. Lighting designers will analyze your Arlington, VA home's layout, structure and needs to create an effective lighting plan throughout your home. Though electrical engineers or interior designers can take on the task of outfitting your home with the appropriate lighting, a professional lighting designer explores lighting as a technique. More 
Lights of Venice (240) 994-6336
N.Potomac, MD, 20878
18 miles from Arlington
As distributor of high end lighting products since 2001, lights of Venice is the national distributor for some of the finest European lighting products from countries such as... Read More
Step into a Ferguson Showroom and you'll be surrounded by the latest styles in kitchen, bath and lighting design from the industry's leading manufacturers.
Chantilly, VA, 20151
19 miles from Arlington
Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Dominion Electric has been serving professionals and homeowners for over 70 years. We have three lighting showrooms in the Washington, D.C... Read More
Enlightened Lighting is a full-service design, installation & maintenance company for LED outdoor lighting. We seek to create a stunning exterior lighting design for every customer, every time.
Reisterstown, MD, 21136
43 miles from Arlington
Lighthouse Outdoor Lighting Baltimore is a full-service outdoor low-voltage lighting company. We specialize in landscape lighting, architectural lighting, garden lighting, and... Read More
Bethesda, MD, 20814
9 miles from Arlington
Outdoor Illumination performs all sorts of outdoor lighting. Our passion is aesthetic architectural and landscape lighting. We have performed over 3,000 custom designed projects... Read More
Olson Weaver LLC (703) 909-9131
Alexandria, VA, 22307
8 miles from Arlington
Landscape & Exterior Lighting design & install Read More
Sterling, VA, 20164
19 miles from Arlington
Patrick Harders began Enlightened with the purpose to show people the beauty in light. Of all the projects people do on their properties, great lighting will have the most... Read More
CodeLumen (915) 491-0062
Washington DC, DC, 20009
5 miles from Arlington
CodeLumen is built on the foundations of uniqueness, distinction, and style. We utilize web/mobile technology to design, sell, and manage decorative and architectural lighting... Read More
Sterling, VA, 20166
21 miles from Arlington
Dulles Electric Supply is the Mid-Atlantic's largest lighting showroom. Located in Sterling, VA since 1985, it provides the finest in Lighting and Electrical Supplies to the Home... Read More
Nikkuu Design (443) 844-4094
Baltimore, MD, 21214
44 miles from Arlington
Nikkuu's designs showcase the intersection between design, art, and architecture while paying careful attention to functionality, beauty, and simplicity. Moore uses a variety of... Read More
LIGHT & DAY LLC (301) 682-5483
Frederick, MD, 21704
36 miles from Arlington
Sales and service of lighting products. Chandeliers, Vanity, Sconces, Ceiling Fans, Landscape, Outdoor, Under Cabinet, Lamps, Lamp Shades. Lighting Repairs. Read More
Armacost Lighting (410) 354-6000
Baltimore, MD, 21225
36 miles from Arlington
Manufacturer of innovative LED lighting applications Read More
Delightfull (315) 359-4183
Old Town Manassas, VA, 20110
23 miles from Arlington
DELIGHTFULL’s vision is focused on the best combination of high quality design and high quality craftsmanship. Our pieces not only illuminate interiors they also add strong... Read More
Salvage DesignWorks (410) 218-0578
Catonsville, MD, 21228
34 miles from Arlington
I create lamps from salvaged items with a retro, industrial, or vintage style. I primarily use beautiful old wood, gears, bike parts, car parts, and interesting old items. Read More
WASHINGTON, DC
4 miles from Arlington
Pro Lighting Projects develops lighting specification strategies for architectural and interior design projects, and then we deliver those projects in a professional, rational and... Read More
new york, OH, 22222
4 miles from Arlington
Fancyonlineshop - professional LED light supply and wholesale company with high quality and reliable LED lighting for sale online Read More
List your business here for free - Learn More

What Is a Lighting Plan Designer?


Lighting designers often have a knowledge of physics, optics, ergonomics and environmental issues along with an eye for construction and design, allowing them to devise lighting plans that not only improve visibility but create hierarchies, dynamics and a mood within a space. Often working in conjunction with an architect or interior designer, lighting designers will work to incorporate reflective surfaces and integrate daylight. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of lighting: Interior Designers & Decorators, Design-Build Firms, Electrical Contractors.

Think about how you plan to use each area of your Arlington, VA home. It's important to communicate to your Virginia lighting designer which space will be used as an office and which will be a media room, for example, as these will require very different lighting methods. In addition, consider how you'd prefer to control the lights. Lighting technology today includes dimmers, sensors, photocells (that let lights react to the amount of daylight in a space), programmable scene controls (that let you program different settings for varied lighting) and whole-house lighting controls (that let you control all or a portion of your home's lights from one source), allowing you to tailor your lighting controls however you wish.

Be wary of electricians or sales reps posing as lighting designers. Identify professional lighting designers by finding out whether they're involved in lighting programs or associations such as the International Association of Lighting Designers, and confirming that they have LC (Lighting Certification) or CLC (Certified Lighting Consultant) credentials. You can find more lighting in DC (Washington), Washington, Alexandria, Silver Spring and Centreville.

Questions to ask a prospective lighting designer:


  • How long have you been in the business?
  • How many projects like mine have you completed?
  • Can you provide me with references?
  • Are you licensed and insured?
  • Are you a participant of any professional programs or associations?
  • How do you charge, and what does that include?
  • Can you give me a written estimate?
  • What do your services include?
  • When can the job get done?
  • What happens when the cost exceeds the budget? What about when there are changes to materials or labor pricing?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any important considerations or concerns you foresee with this project?

Find a lighting designer on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to Arlington, VA lighting designer. You can also look through Arlington, VA photos by style to find a lighting design you like, then contact the designer.
Professional Categories in Arlington
Arlington Residential Contractors · Arlington Architect & Contractors · Arlington Interior Decorators · Arlington Home Designers · Arlington Kitchen Designers · Arlington Kitchen & Bath Remodelers · Arlington House Builders · Arlington Landscapers · Arlington Licensed Landscape Contractors · Arlington Tile Studios · Arlington Cabinets & Cabinetry · Arlington Furniture Makers · Arlington Carpet Installer · Arlington Residential Paint And Wall Coverings · Arlington Decks, Patios & Outdoor Enclosures · Arlington Pool Suppliers · Arlington Carpenters · Arlington Doors · Arlington Garage Doors · Arlington Custom Closet Designers · more... · Arlington Lighting · Arlington Window Treatments · Arlington Windows · Arlington Design Photographers · Arlington Roofing & Gutters · Arlington Siding & Exterior Contractors · Arlington Muralist · Arlington Appliance Distributors · Arlington Bed Linens · Arlington Hardware Supplies · Arlington Carpenters · Arlington Driveways & Paving · Arlington Electrical Contractors · Arlington Environmental Services & Restoration · Arlington Fencing & Gates · Arlington Custom Hearth · Arlington Nursery · Arlington HVAC Contractors · Arlington Sound System Design & Installation · Arlington Residential Stagers · Arlington Ironwork · Arlington Nursery Designers · Arlington Cabinetry · Arlington Lawn & Sprinklers · Arlington Publishers · Arlington Outdoor Audio/Visual · Arlington Outdoor Play Systems · Arlington Plumbing Contractors · Arlington Rubbish Removal · Arlington Septic Tanks and Systems · Arlington Solar Energy Contractors · Arlington Sport Courts · Arlington Staircases · Arlington Stone, Pavers & Concrete · Arlington Tree Services · Arlington Real Estate Agents · Arlington Upholstery · Arlington Wine Cellars

Professional Metro Areas

Find Professional Listings By Name
A · B · C · D · E · F · G · H · I · J · K · L · M · N · O · P · Q · R · S · T · U · V · W · X · Y · Z · Other · Pros By State
© 2014 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™