So, you have finally finished redecorating your home. Your color coordination couldn’t be more perfect, the fabrics you have chosen to have blended beautifully, and the furniture has all been placed absolutely right.
But, there still seems to be something missing. Are you wondering why you are not getting that complete look? Well, did you pay enough attention to the lighting?
Most people seem to disregard lighting when it comes to decorating their homes or offices. Lighting is very important to give your décor the required look.
The proper lighting can do wonders for any home or office, without which your decorating efforts may just be in vain. Among the various lighting options available to homemakers, one such option is the chandelier.
What Are Chandeliers?
Chandeliers are types of lights that hang from your ceiling and are used for ambient lighting or general lighting for any room. A chandelier is not just one light, but is an arrangement of many small and big lights, all put together to form the entire chandelier.
Styles In Chandeliers
Chandeliers are available in many different styles such as modern, antique, rustic, contemporary, floral, casual, tiffany, craftsman, traditional etc. Thus, you can use a chandelier in almost any room of your home, and can choose a style to go with the rest of the décor in that room.
Chandeliers are also available in different sizes, so as to fit in a big area such as dining rooms, or in smaller entryways and other rooms. While choosing a chandelier for your home, it is essential to size the area where the chandelier is going to be put and then choose a chandelier according to its size.
Different materials are also used in different chandeliers. You can get a chandelier made from wrought iron, or glass, to ones made from wood and other natural materials.
Whether you want a chandelier that imparts elegance, or you need a chandelier that makes your room look cozy and inviting, you are sure to find whatever you’re looking for among the thousands of styles and designs of chandeliers available.
Caring For Your Chandelier
Costs of chandeliers can begin from as less than $50 and can go up to tens of thousands of dollars. Thus, it is essential to take the right care of the chandelier. With the proper care and maintenance of your chandeliers, you can make them last for very long and provide you with wonderful and elegant lighting in your home for years to come.
People have always been under the impression that a chandelier is typically used in formal dining rooms and other such formal areas. But this is a very erroneous belief. Chandeliers can be used in most parts of your home. Whether you want to have additional lighting in your kitchen, or in your foyer, or you need ambient lighting in your bedroom, a chandelier can be used in any of these places.
The only way you can appreciate the true beauty of a chandelier is to actually get one for your home, and then see the difference it makes to your entire home!
How to Clean you’re Chandelier?
You have at least two options when it’s time to clean your cheap chandeliers. You can either wet clean or dry clean the choice is yours. Sometimes your chandelier may be too high to clean; you may have to wet clean that fixture.
If you have a very delicate chandelier, you should immediately contact your preferred lighting store or otherwise contact the manufactures of the product and follow their instructions to the letter. But many will always recommend any good spray cleaner or hand cleaner for the job.