How to manage living room lighting

Blog Sep 15, 2021

How to manage living room lighting

Choosing the correct lighting for the living room is very complex and requires special attention, because very different activities take place in this area of ​​the house. This space is in fact used for leisure, conviviality, relax, sometimes for work and must therefore be welcoming and comfortable.

There are several factors to consider when choosing the lighting in the living room, such as the size of the room, the natural light present, the furnishings style and, last but not least, how you intend to use this area of ​​the house.

When managing space, it is essential to identify the activities that take place there, in order to choose the most functional light. As far as style is concerned, it is essential that the design of the lights integrate with that of the furnishings, playing with the same leitmotiv or with contrasts, as long as they are studied.

The choice of the type of lighting is wide, it can range from suspensions to retractable spotlights, from wall lamps to floor lamps and table lamps, with classic or contemporary style, country, vintage or shabby chic, made in the most varied materials and shades of infinite color.

In order to better illuminate the living room it is essential to ensure the right light throughout the space, creating:

  • General lighting through a central chandelier
  • An intermediate lighting, ideal for emphasizing a specific area, such as the bookcase
  • Accent lighting, with a purely decorative purpose

Masiero offers a wide range of products suitable for lighting the living room.

Se hai una stanza di grandi dimensioni e sei amante del classico rivisitato con il colore, il Maria Teresain vetro colorato è perfetto per te.

If, on the other hand, you are a lover of the classic revisited in a modern way, you can choose between Darshan in its different colors

Vertical view of contemporary main room

and Olympya, where you can use a mix of suspension and wall lamp to light up your home.

Are you looking for a chandelier that has a different allure between on and off? Horo with marble effect glass is perfect for you.

If there is a dining table in the living room, you will need to think about adequately lighting it, to see well during dinner and chat pleasantly with the diners. Vegas will make your table sparkle providing the functionality of illuminating evenly.

If the living room is small, you can make it welcoming by choosing wall lamps, such as the Palm, a real wall decoration system.

Ceiling lamps that radiate light evenly are also an excellent choice.

Depending on your taste, you could choose a piece from the Impero&Deco collection, such as the VE 760 available in different shapes and sizes.

Vertical view of contemporary main room

If you want to create a reading corner, it is appropriate to use a floor lamp to be placed next to an armchair. The floor lamp will guarantee the correct light to read without straining the eyes.

Ideal for highlighting the room, the Sound floor lamp will give character to your living room, just like the Horo floor lamp.

Lighting is really essential in the living room, as it can be a functional and decorative object at the same time. Our proposal is really wide, suitable to satisfy the most varied style and size needs. Our proposal is really wide, suitable to satisfy the most varied style and size needs.

Author of the article
Alessia D’Alesio
Global Marketing & Communication Manager, Masiero