By Zurie Monnier. Dining Room. Sunday, November 05th 2017, 03:19:10 AM.
Make sure that everything in your dining area has balance and harmony. You can use your old furniture if you want but if you think it doesn't complement with the entire design, then you can buy a new one. Your aim is to really make your dining area appealing, comfortable and distinct. Everything in the place should work well together. The choice of color, accesories, lighting and other aspects should look good as a whole.
Setting up a contemporary look for your dining area oozes out a homey feel making it a good place to extend the bonding activity with the family members. Selecting the fixtures and accents you want to put into your room greatly contributes to make the interior an adorable place to dine in. The large lighting fixture hanging at the top of the dining table gives elegance to the picture.
Your dining area can use a chandelier for focal point. Place it in the center of the room for it defines the space. But make sure to choose the right chandelier for your room. Choose a chandelier with a diameter 12″ less than width of the table and its bottom should be 30″ above the table. The dining area is one of the places for gathering. You can use a dimmer switch in order to create a different ambience for various purposes in using the area. If you have an intimate dinner party, you can dim the lights. If your kids are working on the table, then you can give the area great amount of light.