Category: Tips

Discover lighting tips, how-to articles and easy-to-follow guides on lighting.

/ Stephanie Curry

With so many talented interior designers in Ireland it can often be a tricky and overwhelming process when deciding who to choose. Many interior designers have a range of design styles that suit different tastes and preferences and it is extremely important to find an interior designer that is the right fit for you. To help you make the process of choosing an interior designer easier, we have gathered together the top interior designers in Ireland (including Northern Ireland). All of these designers have different styles and tastes suited for a range of budgets across different scales of projects.

/ Stephanie Curry

Colour temperature refers to the appearance of light provided by a light bulb. Different bulbs emit different colour temperatures. The look and feel of a space can be greatly affected by colour temperature. We explain the three basic colour temperature choices available: warm white, cool white and daylight.

/ Stephanie Curry

Lighting design has the power to influence the mood and feeling of a space. A small apartment can often feel claustrophobic and cluttered when paired with the wrong interior, colour palette and lighting. Small-space decorating can be a challenge. We have gathered these seven lighting tips for your small apartment.

/ Darren McCarra
/ Edel McCarron
/ Edel McCarron

Since Art Deco interior designs are back, the number of people eager to try the various antique-inspired decorative lighting in their home is growing by the day. For those who understand its importance today, bringing the 1930s – 1940s retro look is a no-brainer. However, if you are spoilt for choice, the following tips will help you.

/ Edel McCarron
/ Edel McCarron

Aside from a glamorously decorated house, using a contemporary floor lamp is arguably the simplest way of adding more sculptural and practical interest to your home. Decorating your home with contemporary floor lamps might seem daunting, but we have a few tips to help you choose the perfect floor lamp for your space.

/ Edel McCarron

Whether you intend to add more glamour to your bar and restaurant or make it more homely and contemporary, choosing the right lighting to achieve your desired look is key. Gone are the days when restaurant lighting consisted of flooding the ceiling with the maximum number of light bulbs. There are countless factors to consider before choosing a lighting scheme for your bar or restaurant.

/ Edel McCarron

Moroccan-style lighting has stood the tests of time and remains a popular choice among designers and design enthusiasts. Morocco is one of the few global destinations whose customs, traditions and decorating styles are inspired by their authentic past stories. Here’s some tips on decorating your bedroom with Morroccan-inspired lighting.