Published at Sunday, May 28, 2017, 06:50:10. by Charmayne Bousquet in Kitchen Lighting.
Wall lights are a type of kitchen lighting fixtures that are typically mounted to the wall. They can take the form of scones matching a pendant, ceiling fixture or a chandelier. They can either deliver task, accent or general lighting. Some of the common locations where wall lights are used include on either sides of a piece of art, a decorative back-splash, or used to create a focal point of a hutch.
Your kitchen, as mentioned, can hold several functions and uses. Different kitchen activities however require different kinds of kitchen lighting. Read on to get a great kitchen lighting idea.
Installation is very straightforward, but before you even buy your LED strips it is worth looking around the kitchen walls and identifying all of the available electrical outlets. The installation should always begin from your outlets as ultimately they have to be able to reach a power source. If you have a single outlet then you will have to work from here. If you have multiple outlets then you should choose the one closest to where you want to install your lighting. Ideally you will want to use the socket farthest to the left or right of your cabinets.
By installing strips onto the underside of a kitchen cabinet you will create a splash of concentrated illumination that is ideal for working by. They will immediately remove any shadow from work surfaces and allow you to see clearly what you are doing at all times. This is especially important when you are dealing with raw foods and sharp utensils.
Before buying any strip lights it is a good idea to take measurements. All light can be ordered to bespoke lengths, so measure the horizontal edge of your kitchen cabinets and provide this measurement to the retailer who will be able to cut and solder your strip lights to the exact length you require. This will mean you are paying no more than you actually have to.
This entire process shouldn‘t take more than half an hour, depending on how much lighting you are installing and how complex the task. In this tutorial we have only described the installation of a single straight strip of LED Lighting on a flat surface. If you intend on creating larger light setupsFree Web Content, using RGB LED or trailing your strip lights around corners then do seek professional advice.
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