How to decorate bathroom lighting
The issue of lighting the interior of a house or apartment is directly related to the zoning of space. Modern designers pay special attention to this aspect.
Lighting in the bathroom. The "Soviet" version
Turning to history (and many of this "history"are realities of today), we see a simple and unpretentious solution: an incandescent lamp placed above the doorway in the plafond according to the standard Soviet-time draft. This option can be called conditionally acceptable due to the small size of the bathroom. Modern requirements, he is unlikely to be able to meet.
Modern approach to bathroom lighting
As already mentioned, modern designersgive great importance to lighting, including in the design of the bathroom: it's functionality and beauty. It is necessary to remember that safety is one of the key criteria when creating and developing a bathroom lighting project. This is due to the constant use of water, high humidity in the room and, as a consequence, high conductivity of the electric current. When choosing a luminaire in a bathroom, pay attention to it being hermetically sealed and safe for use in a humid environment.
All wiring in the bathroom should be hidden,Avoid placing tees and extension cords. To do this, it is necessary to carefully and thoroughly consider all the lighting elements at the stage of finishing works.
As for the issues of functionality and beauty,then these two conditions are met by spotlights, which are widely used in the design of modern interiors. This kind of lighting equipment allows you to create precisely directed lighting.
Zoning inside the bathroom
Properly using the lighting in the bathroom,it is possible to achieve internal functional zoning. Particular attention should be paid to the mirror, which is present, as a rule, in each bathroom. It requires the organization of fairly bright lighting, close to the natural. Often used mirrors with built-in lamps located along the contour.
Another important area is the bath itself. If you use it not only for hygienic procedures, but also as a place for rest and relaxation, then it is worth paying special attention to the issue of lighting. Modern lighting stores offer a fairly wide choice for the solution of the task. Up to the point that you can buy a bath with built-in lighting. In this case, the water will be highlighted.
To create an intimate relaxing atmospherePut the lamp in the bathroom can be at the floor level or even integrate it into the cover. In this case, the light will be soft and will not blind the eyes. To get a softer lighting in the bathroom, you can apply and reflected light. This method is convenient to use in the presence of high ceilings.
In order for the lighting in the bathroom couldto satisfy all the needs of users, it is worthwhile to make sure that the lighting fixtures can be switched on separately. In addition, it is convenient to put the brightness control on the main lighting.