Lighting That Will Level Up Your Kitchen

Taylor Yates  |  January 24, 2023

Lighting That Will Level Up Your Kitchen

Your kitchen is the heart of your home and one of the most important rooms for adding value if you're interested in selling your house. One easy (and relatively inexpensive) way to update your kitchen is by upgrading the lighting. Luxury options abound when it comes to lighting – think chandeliers and pendant lights – but some more cost-effective options can still add a touch of luxury. No matter your budget, there are plenty of ways to get creative with lighting in your kitchen and take your space to the next level. 


LED Lighting: Efficient and Versatile. 

LED lights are an energy-efficient and cost-effective option for any kitchen upgrade. Not only will they save you money on your electricity bill, but they also have a longer lifespan than traditional lighting fixtures, making them a smart choice for those looking to update their space. When it comes to kitchen lighting, LED lights may initially seem more expensive than the other options. However, in the long run, energy costs will be worth the savings. Plus, there are stylish options that suit any budget. 


Pendant Lights: Style and Sophistication

When it comes to kitchen upgrades, you don't want to overlook the power of pendant lights. Whether you're after an extra touch of glamour or a more affordable approach, this lighting style can instantly update your space with its sleek designs and modern silhouettes. From chic chandeliers that effortlessly bring luxury to a room to sophisticated steel options that boast effortless sophistication, pendant lights are a great way to add eye-catching style and refined sophistication to any kitchen. Plus, with their versatility and ease of installation, they are a no-brainer when renovating your space.


Under-Cabinet Lighting: Food Preparation Delight

When trying to give your kitchen a fresh new look, nothing stands out quite like under-cabinet lighting. Not only does it brighten up your countertops, but it also makes food preparation easier and more enjoyable. From LED strip lights to app-enabled hard-wired options, there's an option for every property owner. 


Track Lighting: Dynamic Light 

Track lighting can come in various styles, making it a versatile and dynamic option for any kitchen. It's fantastic for highlighting specific areas, such as lighting a dark corner or showcasing décor. In addition, track lights are usually easy to install, making them a great lighting solution. 


Recessed Lighting: Low Profile Warmth 

Upgrading your kitchen lighting to recessed lighting can make a world of difference to your space. If you have low ceilings, these are the perfect option, as they sit flush with your ceiling. Recessed lights brighten a room and add warmth without having an overpowering presence. That being said, they come at a higher cost than some more cost-effective options, such as overhead lighting, because their installation requires a professional.


Updating lighting in your kitchen will give the space a new look and feel while improving energy efficiency. From simple LED upgrades to luxurious pendant lights, there's an option for every budget and space. If you're looking for tips to maximize your kitchen upgrade, add value, and sell your home, get in contact with a member of the Yates Team. 


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