Chandeliers are at the same time statement pieces and functional pieces of art. Brighten your dining room, living room or entryway any of our thousands of chandeliers. Perfect above a dining room table or suspended in an entryway, chandeliers make a beautiful centerpiece.
Chandeliers date back to the 16th century, symbolizing both class and wealth. In the past, these light fixtures were more decorative rather than functional. Chandeliers are commonly found in large foyers, dining rooms, ballrooms, and high-class hotels. Originally, only a majority of people in the upper classes of society were able to afford chandeliers for their homes. Fortunately, times have changed and nowadays you may find affordable yet elegant chandeliers that fit any budget.
Are you shopping for a new chandelier? Capitol Lighting is your ultimate destination offering an immense selection of different styles and designs.
Crystal chandelier is one of the most popular types of chandelier. Its charm remains superior compared to other types of lighting designs. Crystal chandeliers are great for traditional and contemporary homes. The brilliance of traditional crystals provides timeless beauty. Clean cuts and large crystals combined with a chrome finish on the other hand, make a home look chic and stylish. Swarovski crystals are considered unsurpassed, however come respectively at a higher cost. If you are looking for more affordable options, however, there are those made from ordinary glass. These chandeliers are as glamorous and trendy as their crystal equivalents but are ultimately less expensive.
The cutting-edge technology used to make contemporary chandeliers differentiates them from other types of ceiling lighting. Manufacturers use fashionable and bold designs to create a sophisticated look suitable for modern homes. If you want the edginess of Art Deco, ultra-modern design, or something in between classic and modern, this is for you.
Aside from glass and crystals, manufacturers also used other types of materials for chandeliers. Common materials used are wood, shells, and stones. This light fixture creates a warm and cozy ambiance. You often find these light fixtures in mountain cabins, country farmhouses, and beachfront cottages.
Chandeliers are perfect for homes with high ceilings. You can place them in your bedroom to make you feel like you are in a royal suite. They are also great in dining rooms, hallways, kitchens, and even in walk-in closets. You just need to make sure the size of the chandelier is proportionate to the size of the room. In your bedroom, you can install one big fixture in the middle of the room or have several mini chandeliers placed strategically in the room. Proper placement is important when installing a chandelier. For example, the size and height of the dining table will help you determine the size of the light fixture you need to get.
Increase the value of your home with an exquisite chandelier. This light fixture will never go out of style. For a variety of choices, visit Capitol Lighting 1800lighting.com. We offer chandeliers from all the top name brands like Corbett Lighting, Quoizel, Kichler, and Crystorama.
Let Capitol Lighting’s professionally trained staff help you with all your lighting needs. We carry many different types of light fixtures including Track and Rail Lighting, Billiard Lighting, Indoor Spotlights, and Lighted Pot Racks. Our professional trained staff is always ready to assist you with finding the best lighting solutions.