7 bedroom lighting options for your home

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7 bedroom lighting options for your home

Ritika Tiwari Ritika Tiwari
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A bedroom is the first place that we think of when it comes to relaxing. It is usually because of the calm and soothing ambience created within the room. A major part of this particular ambience is the light fixtures, which are incorporated within the bedroom. If you do not have lighting according to the theme and room size, then there is a chance that you might not be able to create an ideal balance. If you want to know more about the different lighting options available for your bedroom, then reading this ideabook is a must. Here you will be able to find seven amazing alternatives that you can use within your home.

1. Reading lights in bedroom

Bedroom Modern style bedroom by malvigajjar Modern Solid Wood Multicolored

If you love reading books while in bed, then incorporating a similar light fixture is highly recommended. By placing it right above your headboard, you will be able to get maximum brightness. Apart from this, similar light fixtures can also make your headboard look decorative. It enhances the pattern which is present on the back wall as well.

2. Floor lights in bedroom

A new lighting concept that has gained popularity over the years is of floor fixtures. These fixtures are usually placed on the lower end of a furniture, so that, it can mark the overall outline. It not only allows you to see better in dark but also gives your furniture a designer look. For example, in this particular picture, the floor lighting has been placed on the lower end of the bed, which makes it look grand.

3. Bedroom backlights

One can also experiment with backlights in their bedroom. These lights are usually placed between two layers of ceilings. It is ideal when you are using a false ceiling option for your bedroom. Besides, these lights also come in custom colours, which mean you can switch between shades depending on your mood.

4. Hanging lights in bedroom

bedroom with red wall Modern style bedroom by iSTUDIO Architecture Modern
iSTUDIO Architecture

bedroom with red wall

iSTUDIO Architecture

Another great lighting option for your bedroom is of similar looking hanging lights. This can be created as DIY projects as well. Furthermore, you can also find them in various shapes and sizes which makes it easy for you to choose one according to the theme of your bedroom. You may even adjust the length of the light cable according to the height of the room.

5. Decorative lights in bedroom

Samrath Paradise Modern style bedroom by IMAGE N SHAPE Modern

Samrath Paradise


If you are looking something which is a bit more classy, then similar decorative light panels are an ideal option. These panels can be created using backlights, along with carved wooden or fibre board. The design which is incorporated in this board will reflect on the floor due to the light being placed behind.

6. Side lamps in bedroom

Residential Modern style bedroom by S2A studio Modern
S2A studio


S2A studio

One of the most common ways of adding light fixtures to your bedroom is with the help of lamps. These lamps can either be tall, which are kept on the floor or side lamps like seen in this picture. In both cases, they provide an ample amount of brightness to the room. Apart from this, side lamps can also make your bedroom look cosy and comfortable.

7. Chandelier for the bedroom

Lastly, if you want a light fixture which looks grand, and acts as the centre of attraction for your bedroom, then try opting for a chandelier. They are available in different shapes and sizes, which means you can choose from a broad range. You can find designs like floral, geometric and contemporary easily.

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