How to properly use chandeliers in your home decor

From metal to wooden types, chandeliers are grand and stylish and can change the look of any room. Because of their elegance and make, they tend to be the focal point of the space they are in.

Chandeliers don't just add beauty and style but also speaks elegance and class. Though chandeliers add to the beauty of a particular space but if not properly fixed, it can really go off. 

Below are a few ideas on where to put them and give your home that touch of elegance it needs.

1.    Chandeliers in the bedroom

Hang a chandelier over the bed.You don't necessarily have to hang the chandelier over the bed. Above the nightstand, the middle of the room or even the dresser will do.

2. Chandeliers in the Kitchen

Chandeliers are best located above the kitchen island. There is just something spectacular about chandeliers in the kitchen. It adds a glamorous touch to the whole affair.

3. Chandeliers in the Foyer

Everyone wants to walk into a properly illuminated and fun filled space. Fixing Chandeliers in your foyers give your visitors a sense of importance and It shows that you had them in mind while designing and setting up your space. It also shows that you are open and wiling to have visitors over.

4. Chandeliers in the Bathroom

To most people, bathrooms are not just for clean-ups and relieves but a space to catch inspirations and think of the next thing to do. To this end, this kind of place has to be properly illuminated and considerably filled with sparkles. This is where Chandeliers come in to do the magic. They help get in the mood for the day, ongoing day or the night as the case may be.

5.  Chandeliers in the Hallway

Fixing Chandeliers in the Hallway doesn't just add to the beauty of the hallway but  also help to transform the look of the hallway by adding to the over all beauty, class, style of the whole space. 

6. Chandeliers in the Dining Room

The dining room is the commonest place to find a chandelier. Chandeliers give the Dining room a "not just meals" kind of feeling. It  adds a touch of sophistication, elegance and style which in turn upgrades meal time to a kind of "hang-out" time level.

7. Chandeliers in the Living Room

 Living Room require three types of lighting: ambient, task and accent. Ambient light provides a room with overall illumination, task lighting directs light to certain work zones, and accent lights highlight specific objects. Chandeliers handle all the types of lighting to give that special effect to your living room. 

These is just a few of the ways to make effective and creative use of Chandeliers.

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Erhu Amreyan,

A guest contributor on HOG Furniture, a freelance writer. She loves to read and she loves to write.

Her shorts stories have appeared in Brittlepaper, Kalahari review, and in two anthologies.

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