How To Light Your Dining Room

Whether you’re building a brand new home from the ground up, or you’re updating your existing lighting system, we at The Lighting Corner are here to provide you with some tips and tricks to make sure your dining room lighting is perfect. If you want to sit down with a lighting expert to talk in depth about your lighting design, feel free to schedule a consultation with us today! If you’re wanting to just browse our lighting fixtures, stop by one of our two lighting showrooms, located in Grand Haven and Grandville.

Find Your Style – With a wide variety of light fixtures to choose from, it can be overwhelming to narrow down your choices. One of the ways you can hone in on the right dining room light fixtures is to figure out the style and design of your dining room. From there, you can find fixtures that compliment the decor and color scheme, creating a harmonious environment.

Balance Your Lighting – You would be surprised at how unpleasant a space can be if the lighting is not balanced. We recommend layering your lighting with a chandelier or pendant lights as a statement piece over the table, recessed lighting across your ceiling, and then some wall sconces or even lamps to accent the decor and artwork in the area. This not only provides great lighting, but also balances the space instead of creating harsh, direct lighting in only certain portions of the room.

Add Light Dimmers – Your dining room isn’t just for eating meals. It is often used for many purposes, such as paying bills, doing homework, catching up on emails, and much more. Adding light dimmers in your dining room will enable you to change the brightness of your lights to match the occasion. Make the lights brighter when working or reading, and dim them when enjoying a delicious meal with friends and family. 

We have a host of other tips and tricks when it comes to picking out your dining room light fixtures. Stop by one of our two lighting showrooms today to get great advice from our expert lighting team. You can also schedule a consultation to get one-on-one assistance with your lighting design. We are here to help you create a lighting design that you will love for many years to come!


Shop Dining Room Light Fixtures Today

Creating the perfect lighting design in your home makes all of the difference. The rooms in your home will instantly feel more inviting and comforting. We at The Lighting Corner are here to help you find lighting solutions not just for your dining room, but for every room in your home as well as outside of your home. It’s our top priority to provide our customers with lighting solutions that are not only stunning, but affordable and long-lasting. Stop by one of our lighting showrooms, located in Grandville and Grand Haven, to check out the large selection of light fixtures we have to offer. For questions or additional information, please contact our friendly team today