While selecting a light fixture, it is important to keep in mind the purpose of the lighting being installed. Fixtures are available in a variety of choices and designs depending upon the place that is to be lit. This includes, bedrooms, bathrooms, bars, halls, playrooms and closets. The main purpose of a light fixture is to facilitate the room`s lighting. Fixtures are used to hold light bulbs, transformers and cables in place.
Many recessed light fixtures available today function equally well with fluorescent bulbs or incandescent bulbs. Actually, fluorescent lighting is truly the best option as these bulbs usually last much longer and provide 3 to 4 times more light per watt compared to the standard incandescent bulbs.
There are many different styles of lighting fixtures to choose from including fixtures that are ideal for home decorating styles such as Mission, Traditional and Contemporary. You can choose from many different color schemes and patterns such as geometric shapes, floral patterns, and Tiffany styled lighting fixtures.
A lighting fixture should also coordinate and complement the look and style of the space. While choosing a chandelier, for example, the space it is meant for has to be borne in mind. A huge suspended fixture will look out of place in a small room. There are lighting fixtures for all kinds of lighting requirements.