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Picture Lighting is an ideal solution to adding illumination to your Pictures, Photos, Painting, and more in your home. Light up your artwork by installing Picture Lighting, available from top name brands.

Introduction to Picture Lighting

Adding or switching out old and non-functioning Picture Lighting for better fixtures or more efficient Picture Lighting can be a small act with big results. Few items in the Picture can make or break the room quite like Picture Lighting. The right Picture Lighting can determine whether you use a room often and how much you dislike or enjoy spending time there. A well-lit Picture, piece of artwork or sculpture, due to great Picture Lighting can mean that you enjoy your space, live, work and play in it well and often, and are getting the most out of that room in your home. Capitol Lighting does so many things well and right; One of those things is selling you the best rated Picture Lighting.

Pictures, Artwork or Sculptures or a combination of the three are displayed in almost every home. Some photos or pictures are beloved and you want to show them off. Maybe no one notices them because the lighting isn’t good around them to show them off. The question why is usually answered by the lighting choice! The Picture or Artwork in your home should be well lit, so you can show your wall décor off as you want to. The number of fixtures does not necessarily determine how much light your Picture will have; you can buy one piece of lighting or use one Picture light on either side of the Artwork or Sculpture or Photo. You just need the correct fixtures for the room, rather than many that do not light it well. Capitol Lighting has a great variety of Picture Lighting to fit your needs.

Different Types and Applications of Picture Lighting

Picture Lighting is lighting you would see typically of use on a wall to light and frame a photo, a painting, but a picture light could also go on a table or stand to frame a piece of art such as a sculpture. Functional and stylish Picture Lighting comes in all shapes and sizes, in an array of finishes and styles.

Capitol Lighting carries so many different types of Wall Lights and Wall Sconces, including Modern Wall Sconces, Traditional Wall Sconces, Transitional Wall Sconces, Crystal Wall Sconces, Satin Nickel Wall Sconces, Bronze Wall Sconces, Chrome Wall Sconces, Black Wall Sconces, Switch Included Wall Sconces and Energy Star Wall Sconces.

Design and Installation of Picture Lighting

Before you make a purchase, assess which type of Capitol Lighting Picture Light fixture to choose for your piece of artwork or photo. The size will determine the amount of light it provides to the Picture or Artwork, and whether you will need to install just one fixture to serve the purpose you need, or many fixtures. You want to provide adequate lighting to the Picture but avoid glare. For the style, consider your Picture décor and the overall space and design of the room and what hardware you choose. If you need any help making a decision, contact a Capitol Lighting expert to help you.

How to Choose the Best Picture Lighting

You do not need to go from one shop to another in search for the best Picture Lighting; Find exactly what Picture Lighting you are looking for at a Capitol Lighting showroom near you, where you can speak with our dedicated and eager to assist professionals, or visit Capitol Lighting online at www.1800lighting.com. Be it Picture Lighting, indoor lighting, outdoor lighting and everything in between, products sold by Capitol Lighting are from the most trusted manufacturers in the industry which means quality and durability for the products you purchase. Find the perfect Picture Lighting fixtures to meet your needs at Capitol Lighting.

Wall lighting is a popular choice among many homeowners because of their many advantages. They are versatile types of fixtures that you can use in any part of the home for different purposes. Some wall lights, on the other hand, have specific functions. Take picture lighting, for instance. These are lights used to highlight pictures, paintings, or wall accents in the room. Are there paintings or pictures hanging unnoticed in your living room? Bring life to them with proper picture lighting.

What are Picture Lights?

Picture lights focus the attention of people to an object or area of a room. These are fixtures attached above the object, designed to provide direct illumination but without blocking the object you want to highlight. You do not need to free up wall space just to provide proper lighting as in the case of wall sconces and other wall lighting fixtures.

Picture lights are not new in the lighting industry. You have seen them many times in art galleries and museums. Today, however, many people have started using them in their homes too.

How to Choose the Best Picture Lighting

The picture or painting will lose its appeal if you use the wrong kind of light. Choose picture lights according to the theme of the picture or painting you wish to illuminate. If the picture is calm and subtle, then the fixture must also be simple but chic. An elaborate fixture will only draw people’s attention to the lighting fixture instead of the object it is supposed to highlight.

The size of the picture is also an important consideration. Most experts agree that the picture light must be half the size of the picture or painting. Too much light will make the picture look flat and dull. Over time, it may also cause fading. You need just the right size that will be able to cast light in an artistic way.

Where and How to Place Picture Lights

One problem you will probably encounter when placing picture lights is the picture or painting’s glass covering. The glass covering might reflect light and distract viewers from appreciating the beauty of the object. You need to position the picture light in such a way that it minimizes glare. Another way to reduce glare is to tilt the picture slightly to the floor.

Decorate Your Home with Art Lighting from Capitol Lighting

Capitol Lighting provides the solution for those looking for the right kind of lighting for their homes. Visit 1800lighting.com and you will find a wide selection of picture lights to fit every style and budget. Now, your home décor will no longer look dull and visitors will start noticing your awesome pictures or paintings.

Capitol Lighting provides more than lighting fixtures. They have furniture and different types of décor, including mirrors and table accents. You can choose from different bulb types, including LED bulbs, fluorescent, and more. Don’t know which type of bulb will be most suitable for picture lighting? Ask the lighting experts at Capitol Lighting for assistance before you make a purchase.

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