101 Athens, GA Lighting Designers and Suppliers

A well-lit home is essential for both functional and aesthetic reasons. Lighting designers will analyze your Athens, GA 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 
Lighting by Lux (800) 419-5967
Duluth, GA
45 miles from Athens
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Bright Ideas (706) 583-4095
GA, 30606
GA, 30607
Athens Interiors Market (706) 583-4095
GA, 30606
Alpharetta, GA, 30022
50 miles from Athens
We Design,Install,and Repair. Landscape. Lighting and Landscape. Sprinklers. 34. Years in Business Family Owned & Operated Read More
Mitch (678) 410-5702
Braselton, 30517
27 miles from Athens
Arthur Lighting Studio (719) 553-7106
Jersey, GA, 30018
30 miles from Athens
Flowery Branch, GA, 30542
34 miles from Athens
Colonial Lighting (770) 932-3585
Sugar Hill, 30518
37 miles from Athens
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Acuity Brands (770) 922-9000
Conyers, GA, 30012
40 miles from Athens
North America's leading manufacturer of LED Lighting, Fluorescent, OLED, and other light sources for Residential, Commercial and Institutional applications. Read More
Downey Lighting (815) 968-4032
Lilburn, GA, 30047
41 miles from Athens
Monroe, GA, 30656
21 miles from Athens
Eagle Eye Electric (678) 648-1997
Jackson, GA, 30233
50 miles from Athens
our electrical problem or project deserves a skilled and affordable electrician that is dedicated to the highest standards in craftsmanship and customer satisfaction. Eagle... Read More
Grayson, GA, 30017
34 miles from Athens
Pynk Electric (770) 630-1999
Covington, 30016
42 miles from Athens
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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.

Think about how you plan to use each area of your Athens, GA home. It's important to communicate to your Georgia 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.

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?

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