From pampering to other business, people spend about 1.5 years in the bathroom in a lifetime. (Wow!) With all of that time spent in your bathroom, we figure you may as well enjoy how it looks, right? Check out these illuminating bathroom lighting ideas to help you choose the best lighting for your Raleigh bath decor.
Bathroom Lighting Starts at the Top
Illuminating bathroom recessed lighting.
Starting with your ceiling lighting fixtures or recessed lighting is key for overall illumination, and is the most efficient and practical way to light any room. Lighting the vanity area with some beautiful wall fixtures task lighting, such as lighting that sits above the mirror or wall sconces to either side of the mirror, adds an extra pop of style and brightness.
Not only does the design of recessed lighting in your bathroom look great, but it’s also more efficient, versatile, and gives you more space for other things like a linens storage cabinet.
Gorgeous, warm bathroom wall up lighting. Tip: Never place a fixture on only one side of your vanity. It will create uneven illumination.
Try adding a mini chandelier or pendant light to spice things up. If the bath area has high-moisture—bulbs can freeze into sockets, so we suggest you choose mini or mid-sized bulbs and have the bottom of fixture no less than 7′ above the floor.
For any fixture – look for these ratings: wet or damp UL listing.