What You Need to Know About Kitchen Pendant Lighting

My kitchen is the centre of my home for productivity and socialising. It’s where my family gathers around the kitchen bench.  From cooking, dining and entertaining friends we certainly spend a lot of time there so it is essential that I have excellent overhead lighting in my Kitchen.  Today, I am going to share with you some tips and inspiration on what to look for when choosing pendant lights for your kitchen.

Kitchen pendant lighting

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 Choose Your Style

What determines the look and style of your kitchen than with the lighting you choose.  The perfect lighting design you choose must not only be functional but complement your kitchen space too.  Select a pendant light that matches the style of your kitchen.

Whether it’s Contemporary,  Vintage, Hampton’s Style or a Modern Farmhouse kitchen there are many pendant lights to choose from at Temple & Webster.

Kitchen pendant lighting

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Size, Height & Shape

Hamptons style kitchen

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Here is a small selection of the many pendant lights from Temple & Webster that I love.  Pop over to Temple & Webster to find many more pendant lights, chandeliers or lamps for your home.

Kitchen Pendant Lighting

Temple & Webster Pendant Lighting

Kitchen pendant lighting

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Always engage an electrician when it comes to installing electrical wares in your home.

  Pendant Lighting Tips

  1. Choose your decor style.
  2. Consider the size of the space the pendant will be in, including the width and height of the area.
  3. Hang your pendant light 60 to 70 cm above your bench top.
  4. Engage an Electrician.

Are you planning a kitchen makeover or have you recently put up your own pendant lights.? Share you tips with us below.