General Lighting with Kitchen Ceiling Lights

March 14, 2012 By: Administrator Category: Kitchen Lighting

Kitchen ceiling lights are a common fixture in almost every kitchen.  Kitchens decorated in all styles all require general lighting.  Ceiling light fixturesare great sources of general lighting.

What is general lighting?

General lighting, also known as ambient lighting, is used to illuminate or highlight a room.  This is the basic light used for simple tasks such as putting away groceries or having a discussion with friends or family.  Tasks that require attention to detail, such as washing dishes or chopping vegtables, require additional lighting. Kitchen ceiling light are the best option for general lighting. Ceiling light fixtures are usually placed in the center of the room or strategically placed throughout the room providing even lighting.
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Purpose of General Lighting in Kitchens

The kitchen serves multiple purposes. From cooking, to cleaning to informal meetings with family and friends, there are a number of things that take place in kitchens. While many kitchens have pendant light fixtures or other similar fixtures for task lighting, these fixtures seldom provide enough light to illuminate the entire kitchen. General lighting is usually used with other light fixtures to fill in any gaps in lighting.

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