Published by Liliana Garcia, Thursday, November 03rd 2016
The fireplace mantel is often used as the focal point in the living room or even family room. You can fill it with a lot of family photos or even treasured artifacts. You can use it as a mini gallery of art to impress the people who come into the living room. It will be perfect if you can also add spotlight on the fireplace mantel to make it impressive and stylish. You can have the shelves around the fireplace decorated with the unique retro lava lamps or even a holiday string light. If you want to make it sparkling and simple, tea lights are amazing to install around the fireplace mantel.
The dark look around the fireplace is banished since you make it look superb and bright with the unique wall mounted lighting fixtures.
If you are interested with wall mounted sconces, you have to install the pieces in balanced proportion. The symmetrical rules should be applied. For instance, you hang one wall sconce at the right side, while another one is located at the left side. The selection of wall mounted lighting fixtures depends on the interior design of the fireplace. You can use the antique wrought iron sconces if the living room is defined in mid century modern, Victorian, English cottage or even art deco style.
If you want to evoke the beach styled or nautical styled living room ideas, the ship’s lanterns ports can be installed on the fireplace wall. The wall mounted lighting fixtures are available in various designs, sizes, shapes, materials and colors. If you have a modern living room, avoid the super ornate sconces. They are too traditional to place inside the modern and minimalist fireplace. You can pick the modern sconces with streamlined design. It can be finished in chrome, brushed nickel or even copper. If you want to enjoy the happy hippie style, the wall mounted fixtures should be colorful and stunning. You can hang multiple lamps on the mantel for they can evoke the complicated style. If you want to add more lamps, install the recessed lighting fixtures for modern ceiling.
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