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Wall Lights are a classy and simple, modern way to illuminate your wall spaces while also serving a decorative purpose. Add Wall Lights as a simple but important detail to brighten your room, available from top name brands.

Introduction to Wall Lights

There is no better way to spruce up your home than by adding new Wall lighting! Whether your needs lie in lighting a big or small wall space, or you are simply looking to add Wall Lights for decoration, to make a very grand or opulent statement, wall lights can do the trick. There exists a variety of Wall Lights that can meet your needs. Whether your walls are overcrowded and in need of an easy remedy to clean up the space, or are a blank palate looking for some art in the form of lighting, Wall Lights can be serve both decorative and functional purposes. Wall Lights can additionally add a specific ambiance, a particular feeling and personality to a room, without taking up any ceiling or countertop space.

Different Types and Applications of Wall Lights

Lighting is lighting you would see typically of use in a room although it can be used in many other rooms of your household. Functional, elegant and stylish 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.

There are some great different types of Wall lighting; some of the many types of wall lighting sold by Capitol Lighting are wall scones, bath vanity lights and foyer lanterns. This is in addition to the many other ceiling lighting and outdoor lighting products they carry. Wall lights can be much more than just lighting, they double as fine works of art. A Wall light is a very popular wall lighting fixture for many reasons. You can find Wall lights in a variety of shapes, colors, materials, and sizes. Wall lights typically direct light upwards or downwards across the wall. There is no base on the ground. When placed strategically, wall lights can provide a dramatic effect to the room since they can cast lighting amongst other things on your wall. Wall lights make great accent lighting, but can also function as general lighting, and light up a small space using one, or a larger space using multiple Wall lights.

Design and Installation of Wall Lights

Wall Lighting installations in the home are the solution to many lighting problems. This makes wall lights perfect for hallways, areas, closets and reading room lighting, Wall Lights can be easily installed, and will add a perfect touch to any space.

Before you make a Wall light purchase, assess the size of the bed room before you decide which type of Capitol Lighting light fixture to choose for your space. Do you need to install just one fixture or many? For the style, consider your décor and the overall space and design of the space and what hardware you choose. Once you have selected a Wall lighting fixture, determine whether the installation process is something you can handle, or whether you will need to hire a trained professional to do the job. It is tricky working with electricity so you want to be extra careful. And also you will want to measure properly so you can install once, the right way, rather than have many holes in your wall.

How to Choose the Best Wall Lights

You do not need to go from one shop to another in search for the best Wall lights; Find exactly what you are looking for at a Capitol Lighting showroom near you, where you can speak with our experienced and helpful professionals, or visit Capitol Lighting online at Be it Wall lights, 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 Wall lighting fixtures to meet your needs at Capitol Lighting.

Are your walls empty and boring? Do you find overhead lighting too overbearing? Installing wall lighting in your home may just be the solution you are looking for. Wall lights are both functional and decorative. They add a beautiful glow and personality to the room without taking too much space. Your usually boring walls will look livelier and brighter. They are perfect in hallways, dining areas, family room, bathroom and other areas of the home. You can use them indoors and outdoors. There are different types of wall lighting; some of these are wall scones, picture lights, wall swing lamps, vanity lights and more.

Wall Sconces

A wall sconce is a popular wall lighting fixture. They are often reminiscent of lights used in castle walls. You will find sconces with lights in shape of a candle. If you find this too traditional for your taste, however, you may opt for some modern styles such as the Hudson Valley 8901 Trinity 5 Inch Wall Sconce. These wall lights provide a soft glow. When placed strategically, they can provide a dramatic effect to the room. Most people often position sconces near doorframes. If you want to use these as wall accents, you may place them in center. How you are going to position wall sconces will depend on several factors. For instance, if you have paintings or artworks hanging on your wall, you can use sconces to draw people in the room to the artwork.

Wall sconces come in different designs. There are those specifically made for the outdoors and those you can only use indoors. Before you decide to install this type of lighting fixture in your home, you also need to consider the overall height of the room. Avoid installing sconces lower than 5 to 6 inches from the floor.

Wall Swing Lamps

These types of wall lights are great for bedrooms. Instead of using bedside lamps that will require bedside tables, you can install a wall swing lamp to save space. This is very ideal for small bedrooms or for those who want to free up floor space in their bedrooms. The swing arm is often adjustable. You can position it so you get better light while you are in bed reading. You can also place it beside a small chair in the bedroom for reading or near your dresser for applying make-up.

Other Types of Wall Lights

Bath vanity lights provide additional illumination in the bathroom. This is great if you have a big bathroom and a general light source is not enough to brighten up the room. A Picture light is another type of wall light you may want to add in your home. This type of light fixture is perfect if you want to highlight paintings, drawings, and even family pictures on the wall.

With beautiful wall lighting fixtures from Capitol Lighting, your walls will never look dull again. Finish the look of a room by adding other fixtures like rail lighting, chandeliers, mirrors and other home décor.

The walls of any room are the most subtle features of your home. The proper wall lighting will help to accent your walls and make you proud of the hours you spent pouring over paint swatches and wallpaper samples. When it comes to your kitchen, lighting is equally important. Your kitchen lighting creates a warm, welcoming feel in your home. If you’re looking for modern wall lighting, or an old world feel, Capitol Lighting’s has it all. You take such great care in choosing the style of your bathroom. You’ll want the right bathroom lighting fixtures to put over your bathroom mirror. Perhaps you want a more spa-like feel? You’ll need bathroom lighting fixtures to create a relaxed, soothing atmosphere. Wall lighting is something that is often overlooked. Capitol Lighting's offers a large variety of wall lighting from trusted names like Murray Feiss, Troy Lighting and Corbett Lighting that add just the right ambiance to set the mood in any room. Maybe a sleek design and a subtle dash of color is what you need to spice up your walls? Be sure to browse the highly versatile collection from Holtkotter. Capitol Lighting also offers a wide selection of bathroom lighting fixtures to match your carefully chosen hardware. Capitol Lighting has more than 80 years experience lighting your home. When it comes to choosing the best wall lighting for your home, our friendly and knowledgeable staff at will be able to answer any questions you may have.

Picking the Right Vanity Lights

There are many elements to keep in mind when selecting the right vanity light for your bathroom, beyond just style and finish. The installation height, total width and companion lights are important. View to learn more.

Proper Installation for Your Wall Lighting

If you've walked into a home with poorly placed wall lighting, you notice it. Shadows in the bathrooms or glare from exposed light bulbs are just a couple examples. Read to learn about proper installation for wall lighting.