By Yvonne Carrere. Dining Room. Tuesday, November 21st 2017, 06:42:48 AM.
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.
Wall colors are very important for it gives the mood of your house. Choose a color that are generally neutral or earth tones. For contemporary wall colors, dark and bright colors are rarely used for it doesn't give natural lighting. You can use bright white, soft gray or medium taupe for your walls. Just accent it with bright colored accessories.
Space is very important. First, you have to know if you have a wide or narrow space, a closed space or an open space. This way, you will be able to know the kind of colors to use. If your area is closed, you can choose colors that will make it look wide. It can also help you choose the right furniture sizes. This will also be your guide in choosing the right layout for your dining room.