Category: Lighting

led wallpaper helps you turn on the lights

led wallpaper helps you turn on the lights | @meccinteriors | design bites

Wallpaper is a relatively quick and easy way to instantly alter the look of any room. Meystyle takes it up a notch with their LED wallpaper which integrates lighting into the surface of the paper without adding thickness to the material. The technology used is such that adjacent sheets of wallpaper are intuitively connected via a …

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get playful with these interactive lighting fixtures

get playful with these interactive lighting fixtures | @meccinteriors | design bites

Interactive light fixtures are playfully interactive. If you enjoy refreshing your interior views, you can easily customise and change these lights to suit your space or your mood. By adjusting various facets, you have freedom to configure the shape, size and style of the fixture and change the overall look within seconds. Depending on the shape …

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#tuesdaytrending: bright ideas in lighting for 2017

#tuesdaytrending: bright ideas in lighting for 2017 | @meccinteriors | design bites

The following is courtesy of Kitchen & Bath Design: Lighting continues to play a growing role in today’s kitchen and bath designs, with flexible options that allow for layered lighting, as well as clever interior lighting applications that enhance accessibility and function. Aesthetically, today’s fixtures run the gamut from understated, simple chic to big, bold …

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smart home made easy with light bulb module inserts

smart home made easy with light bulb module inserts | @meccinteriors | design bites

With increasing frequency, we’re seeing light bulbs gaining functionality. Many LED bulbs, for example, have an expected lifespan of 20 or more years. There are also many lighting systems that integrate specific types of bulbs or fixtures with lighting controls, moods, motions, and natural daylighting. TEAGUE Labs‘ Filo takes it one step further by introducing …

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the out of this world lighting architecture movement project

the out of this world lighting architecture movement project | @meccinteriors | design bites

L A M P, or Lighting Architecture Movement Project, aims to introduce a broader audience to lighting design while promoting and connecting emerging talents to new markets. Looking for interstellar inspiration, this year’s theme was Cosmic. The designers, who are separated into Established, Emerging, and Student categories, are judged not only on their interpretation of the theme, but …

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15 bold interiors make statements with dramatic chandeliers

15 bold interiors make statements with dramatic chandeliers | @meccinteriors | design bites

Many elements come together to create a fantastic interior space. Even with many beautiful features and layers to capture the eye, it’s the lighting fixtures in these rooms that really capture your attention and create the perfect amount of dramatic impact.

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good lighting is valued in bathrooms

good lighting is valued in bathrooms | @meccinteriors.com

The value of good lighting in the bathroom is on the rise according to the 2016 U.S. Houzz Bathroom Trends Survey, particularly wall lights, recessed lighting, and shower lights. A survey of more than 2,100 U.S. homeowners using Houzz who are in the midst of, are planning or recently completed a bathroom project found that their …

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introducing multiple lights will transform your dining room’s look

introducing multiple lights will transform your dining room's look | @meccinteriors | design bites

Ambient lighting in a dining room is completely acceptable. At times, it is even encouraged. (Dining room fixtures should always be on a dimmer so that you adjust the level of lighting.) What does not work, however, is placing one tiny fixture or chandelier over a large table. Instead, think of balance and proportion and …

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tuesday trending: 5 illuminating looks you’ll love this season

tuesday trending: 5 illuminating looks you'll love this season | @meccinteriors | design bites

Lighting plays a huge role in the interior of any space. As the seasons change and daylight lessens, it becomes even more important. Below we highlight five trends, as identified by Residential Lighting. 1 | New Blues [People] can’t get enough of blue … ever. Recent introductions in cobalt put a fresh spin on this …

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introducing the wow factor to wall plates

introducing the wow factor to wall plates | @meccinteriors | design bites

When buying or designing your house, how much thought do you give to wall plates—light switches, dimmers, electrical outlets? Yes, most of us consider whether a power source is close to where we want to place the TV or the home office, but do your thoughts ever extend beyond that point? “Light switches should not …

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