9 Rental Living Lifesavers

Let’s face it, rental living can be tough. With so many rules and restrictions, it can be hard to shake the feeling that you’re living in someone else’s territory. However, there are some simple changes you can make to help inject personality and make those rental digs a resplendent personal retreat. Now, like clouds and […]

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Ceiling Lights for Kitchen – The Options Assessed

Lighting can play an integral role in kitchen design. Including lighting early on in your planning gives you the best chance to maximise your space with an effective scheme. Nailing the ceiling lights for kitchen spaces can be a huge step towards lighting victory. With that in mind, let’s run through some of the options […]

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pendant lights for kitchen islands

Pendant lights for kitchen islands – 3 things to consider

The kitchen island remains popular and extremely effective. An island is a great way to add extra counter space and efficiency to a kitchen design. When included early in the planning process, the kitchen island can be a seamless and highly intuitive addition. We’ve talked at length about both island lighting and planning kitchen lighting […]

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See-Through the Hype | Glass Pendant Lights For Kitchen Spaces

The kitchen space more than most, benefits from effective and elegant lighting. Most schemes will feature several distinct forms of lighting, each catered to a particular facet of the space. Pendants can make an excellent and versatile addition to the kitchen space. Depending on positioning, pendants can offer general, accent or task lighting for the […]

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How to plan kitchen lighting: Islands

Islands remain an effective way to squeeze some extra work, prep or dining space into your kitchen. Furthermore, an island, properly utilised, can become a central feature of the room. Because it has such key and varied roles, lighting the kitchen island can feel like a tough task. So, follow our essential guide and avoid […]

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5 Dining Room Ideas for Small Spaces

A dining room, no matter the size, can be a key social space within the home. Whether you’re throwing elaborate dinner soirées or just catching up with the family, it’s important to make the dining room work for you. As the average square footage shrinks, it’s vital to make the most of all the space […]

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Lighting tips to transform your living room

Lighting for your living room is one of the most important lighting decisions you’ll make for your home. After all, it’s where you escape to at the end of the day and where you want to feel most comfortable. Here’s some living room lighting tips to get it right first time. Do – Create Levels […]

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5 Best Dining Room Ideas on a Budget

With a potential spring dining room spruce on the horizon, you may have big plans but a tight budget. However, there’s no need for nervous glances at your bank balance, there are lots of ways to revamp your space without splashing the cash. Here are some of the best budget-friendly dining room fix-ups. 5 Best […]

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Lighting Inspiration for Small Hallways

The hallway is one of those strange spaces: crucially important and yet pathologically overlooked. When you consider it’s the first area that visitors see, the hallway is your first opportunity to create a good impression and express your style. As such, it’s key to decorate and light your hallway effectively to create a welcoming and […]

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What Type of Cable – Lighting or Power? | Lighting Advice

What type of cable you need depends on the application – what you are going to use the cable for. Here’s some information to help you choose the right cable. The capacity of a cable to ‘carry’ electricity depends on the cross-sectional area of the conductors – the copper cores which conduct electricity. Cross-sectional area is […]

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