Here at Onlinelighting we have put together a large range of ceiling lights from the best manufacturers from right here in the uk so that you can purchase with full confidence that your lights will be of the highest quality meeting all the latest building and wiring regulations. With up to 5 years manufacturers warranty on some fittings you can also be sure that your ceiling lights will give many years of service and enjoyment.
Many of our ceiling lights now use the latest low energy LED technology to save you money on running costs and we have also made sure that the fittings we supply with more traditional lamp holders will also accept low energy bulbs as direct replacements for the older style tungsten lamps, so do be sure to also vis our Lamps and Bulbs section within the website for lots of cost saving options
We have included a link here to our downlight ranges Downlights so that you can go directly to these ranges should you wish to mix and match your overall ceiling lighting design to incorporate both styles of fitting. So be creative in the selection of your lights and use dimmer switches to further enhance your design.
There are many thing that can bring a room together and create that wow factor it may be a wonderful painting or mirror placed on your wall, it could be the size and style of your new sofa and chairs or the finish of your flooring be it wood carpet or tiling. But you should never under estimate to effect that the correct ceiling light can have as the centre piece to most rooms it has the ability to make a huge impact on the overall style and feel of your room. Think carefully about the size and finish you require, make full use of colour and design to change the ambiance of the room.
It can be hard to find the ideal ceiling light for a any room. We feel that is always a good idea to let the size of the room be a guide to which type of fitting you may wish to select and give below some ideas that may help.
The ceiling light you can select will nearly always depend on the height of your ceilings if you have an older style property with high ceilings you will be able to choose from one of the many suspended fittings that have a chain or wire type fixing, the width and size of the fitting will also not be such an issue as it will be well above the heads of your guests, so from traditional chandeliers to modern designer lights these will be some great fittings available to you, these types of lights can be used to fill a room with light, become a focal point in your room and also direct the overall style of the rooms design.
In Modern properties the ceilings tend to be much lower and sometimes are not able to accommodate a hanging style fitting. The good news is there are now a huge variety of high quality flush and semi flush ceiling lights available in a host of styles to suit every budget. Flush fittings can be used to direct a huge amount of light from the centre of the room whilst being unobtrusive and discreet. semi flush fittings hang down from the ceiling a little way often via a metal rod arrangement. Some companies such as DAR lighting produce ceiling lights that can be converted from chain suspension to semi flush offering you even more flexibility
Remember there is no law that says your ceiling light must be suspended in the centre of your room it may be worth considering have your centre power access point relocated by your electrician or extended so the you have several point in the room where you could place your ceiling lights. with this in mind you could also consider pendant lights that can be used to great effect in any room giving you light directly over a given area such as a dining table or side table, they can be used in sets of three or four lights in a row to created a very stylish effect.
We are confident that we will have the right ceiling lights for you with hundreds of fittings to choose from all of which can be delivered quickly direct to your home of office via a superb timed one hour delivery slot courier delivery service meaning that you wont have to wait in all day for your lights to arrive. We look forward to being of service soon.
Ensure that the fitting matches the décor of your room and meets your full requirements. We have an extensive range of ceiling fittings from the very modern to the more traditional that suit a number of installation styles from a single centre fitting to a perimeter of recessed downlights. If your room has a contemporary theme, why not try looking at some fittings in our glass or chrome ranges. A more traditional style room would suit the fittings in our brass or crystal categories. Our extensive range of flush and semi flush downlights can be used to great effect and can create many different mood settings within your room, connect your installation up to a dimmer switch for even more control and flexibility.
The design and style of the fitting used be it flush or surface will govern how the light is distributed. A modern fitting is more than likely going to cast an even lights across the ceiling into the room as the design is going to be simple and plain. Whereas a more traditional fitting with crystal and glass droppers will cast reflective beams of light and patterns to give more of a visual effect. Flush fittings tend to throw a spread of light outwards from the centre as well as downwards. Recessed flush and semi flush fittings can be used to highlight objects and furniture as well as art work and pictures hung on your walls.
Many of our ceiling lights can accommodate energy saving lamps and even LED’s even the the flush recessed versions for ultra energy saving properties. If you would like any help discussing your choice of fitting, please give us a call on 0800 046 9041 or 01223 897210 from a mobile. Our helpful friendly staff are available to assist you during working hours Monday to Friday. You can also email us anytime on [email protected].