Joanna Gaines' simple and rustic style is in evidence in the kitchen with its clean lines, generous work surfaces and open shelving. The multilayered lighting scheme makes use of recessed fixtures, task and accent lighting above work areas and a distinctive chandelier.
Beautiful upper and lower cabinets offer tons of storage, while a beautiful live-edge countertop coordinates with the warm hardwood floor in this neutral kitchen. A combination of recessed and under-cabinet lighting really helps this transitional kitchen shine.
Artful lighting sets the tone and creates fanciful effects in this streamlined, contemporary kitchen and dining space. From recessed cans to under-cabinet lighting to a serpentine, jewel-like pendant above the modern square table, both task and accent lighting is plentiful. In the dining room, the pendant casts undulating shadows on the wall that heighten the drama of the artwork's water theme.
Taking advantage of the room's architecture, the recessed nook is transformed into a feature wall with gray panels and nailhead trim. The gray upholstered bed is flanked by contemporary sconces that provide task lighting without taking up nightstand surface space.
Tone-on-tone neutrals create an airy effect in the kitchen. Crisp white marble and creamy subway tile keep the surfaces bright and pearly, while recessed and interior cabinet lighting illuminate the nooks and crannies in the space.
This contemporary dining room is dressed up with a glamorous chandelier and accented with natural sculptures set in recessed wall displays. Choosing the right lighting for your space is key; eye-catching chandeliers are the hallmark of a well-designed dining room.
This great room's sleek, minimalistic design puts the focus on the incredible skyline view outside the floor-to-ceiling windows. Recessed, cove and track lighting make table and floor lamps unnecessary, therefore freeing up floor space and keeping the space uncluttered and open.
Along one wall of this living room, a 1-1/2-inch thick textured amber glass desk is cantilevered on one end, supported by a unique cable system that allows for adjustments/tightening over time. It is backlit by recessed warm LED tape lighting for nighttime ambient lighting in the room.
Brown cabinetry with recessed panel and glass-front doors are shown in this design by Christine Donner. Wine storage is cozily tucked into the bottom corner, and a mirror adds the illusion of more depth and light. Under-cabinet lighting gives the space a warm, inviting feel, just right for entertaining.
Using different depths for storage cabinets and lighting recesses around the ceiling, making it appear to float, brings sophisticated intrigue through architectural volume and geometric shapes in this home office. Using modern bucket chairs and a futuristic table adds a midcentury modern feel to the overall aesthetic.
This dramatic hallway space is all about dimension. From the recessed ceiling and drop-down light fixture to the built-in display cabinet to the three dimensional mirror, walking through this hallway is an immersive experience.
A wide, retractable glass wall opens this elegant dining room to the outdoors. Crisp while walls, arched doorways and a smooth ceiling with a domed recess combine to form a neutral backdrop for clean-lined, contemporary furnishings. Meanwhile, traditional lighting bridges the home's modern style and Mediterranean-inspired architecture.
A shiny, hammered metal rim in the under-mount sink adds a jewel-like accent and a custom touch in this traditional bathroom. Embellished wood sconces with a beaded trim are mirror-mounted for a streamlined look, while recessed cans provide additional task lighting.
This spacious kitchen has all the works — with a breakfast nook and a separate island with a built-in eating area, this kitchen is a chef's dream. Plenty of recessed and under-cabinet lighting add an ambient glow to the room.
Lighting recessed in the molding illuminates the curving gold ceiling and when paired with an elegant gold chandelier creates a stunning, grand entryway to this home. Sleek glamorous lines, simple tile flooring and an octagonal table produce a symmetrical balance that wows upon entering. One shelf offsets the space for special collectables.
This light-filled formal dining room looks into the conveniently located wine bar with a wine cooler and wine racks. A diamond-patterned accent wall adds some glam and sheen to this space. An imposing chandelier hangs from the recessed ceiling.