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The Definitive Guide to Kitchen Lighting

Lighting plays a huge role in every room in the house, none more so than the kitchen. Kitchen lighting comes in a variety of styles, shapes and sizes; quite simply, there is an abundance of cool, contemporary lighting options available nowadays. Whether you want to illuminate your kitchen with modern wall lights or incorporate warmer lighting for a more cosy feel, you can choose from a variety of kitchen lighting options. 

Below, the Hawk K&B team has written a comprehensive guide on all things kitchen lighting. Read on to learn more, and if you’d like to discuss your dream kitchen lighting ideas, then please do not hesitate to contact us today – we’re always happy to help. 

Planning your Kitchen Lighting

One of the most important stages in any kitchen lighting project is the planning. You need to extensively think about the planning of your new kitchen lighting, taking into account your budget, your lighting requirements, the size of your space, and the type of lighting you’re interested in. It’s vital that you consider the lighting effect you’re going for, as there are many different effects for different purposes. 

For example, you can choose from between feature lighting for that ‘wow’ effect or ambient lighting for dining and evening activities. Similarly, if your kitchen is going to be somewhere where you can do work, then it’s worth thinking about lighting that’s conducive to productivity and work. 

What Types of Kitchen Lighting exist?

Kitchen lighting comes in a diverse array of forms. It might be under cabinet lighting to add a great effect to your cupboards, wall lighting to add a sophisticated, smart and atmospheric look, or ceiling lighting to illuminate your entire kitchen. Lighting can be tailored in a plethora of ways, all of which will create a unique aesthetic and feeling in your space. When you’re arranging kitchen lighting, it’s worth collaborating with a firm such as Hawk K&B, as we can walk you through all the excellent kitchen lighting options available now – helping you choose the right option. 

What are the Current Kitchen Lighting trends?

Right now, there are a number of kitchen lighting trends that are incredibly popular with homeowners. Organic shapes and materials are highly sought after, and many people are also opting for bolder, more vivid colour choices. Kitchens are where we spend a huge bulk of our time at home, so having an energetic, inspiring colour scheme is a great way to keep yourself energised and empowered at home. To discuss your kitchen design in more depth, then please contact the Hawk K&B team today.

Searching for Kitchen Showrooms in Hertfordshire?

If you are looking for kitchen showrooms in Hertfordshire, then Hawk K&B is the number one choice in the surrounding area. We have a 3,000 sqft showroom located in Gaddesden Row, Hemel Hempstead; it features an array of high quality kitchen designs including full size kitchen displays from brands such as Neptune and Masterclass. Our showroom location is accessible and convenient, so if you would like to discuss your kitchen requirements further and check out our superb designs in-person, then please pop in for a chat today. 

We have a team of experienced designers, all of whom are capable of delivering beautiful kitchen designs in any style. To speak with a member of our team today, feel free to give us a call on 01442 803303. Our Hertfordshire kitchen design specialists can answer any questions you have, walk you through our diverse selection of designs, and help you pick the right design. In the meantime, visit the Hawk K&B website today to browse our stunning fitted kitchen designs and get some wonderful inspiration.