Starting a new kitchen or bathroom remodeling project can be a daunting task, it's important to consider the everyday tasks such as work stations, make-up areas and simple task areas when designing the layout. For kitchen remodels meal preparation, family dining and other activities will be utilized daily in most kitchens and in a bathroom remodel preparation and wash areas would be the obvious choices to maximize ample lighting for the kitchen and bathroom. Having a lot of cabinet and counter space is important, however, lots of cabinets and counters make for a lot of dark spaces that general lighting fixture may and in most cases cannot reach to supply adequate lighting.
Let ELEMENT help you design the right lighting package for your kitchen and bathroom remodel. ELEMENT can effectively utilize even directed or nondirected efficient safe use lighting. ELEMENT has a great selection of under cabinet lighting that when paired with new counters and cabinets can create a whole new look and feel to a kitchen and bathroom remodel. Ambient lighting plays a major role in setting the mood for a kitchen or bathroom, wheather its recessed lighting or directed lighting such as ceiling fixtures and wall fixtures, ELEMENT can guide you in the right direction based on your style, form and function.
Under Cabinet Lighting
Under cabinet lighting not only adds light, but it also adds an aesthetic beauty to your kitchen and bathroom by advancing projected light across a counter or cabinet. Under cabinet lighting is hidden lighting that adds functional and esthetic character to any space be it a kitchen or bathroom. These types of lights allow you to maximize your counter space by eliminate hard to see areas, and improve the function and esthetic of your kitchen and bathroom. When thinking about how much time we spend in these areas, cooking, prepping, washing, maintaining, and gathering we must assume that effective lighting is the only solution in properly solving these lighting issues.
ELEMENT offers many different kinds of under cabinet lighting: strip lights, disk or puck lights, and linear lights. These lights use either Halogen or Xenon bulbs, with many people preferring Xenon bulbs because they are much cooler (in terms of heat). Xenon bulbs have a10, 000 hour life and can easily be installed into any under cabinet lighting system. Another design element to consider is the finish of the lighting fixture such as nickel, satin nickel, black, silver, white, copper, and chrome. By matching the correct finish of your new fixtures to the hardware finish, this will leave you with a well thought out design concept in either your kitchen or bathroom remodel.
ELEMENT carries low voltage and line voltage strip lights, these choices will depend on your energy and lighting preferences. Strip (or task) lighting will flood the area with light just below the light fixture, this projects a great amount of light for work stations. These fixtures would be the most versatile under cabinet lighting fixture we sell and most do not require separate transformers that would need an ideal area for access and ventilation. Disk (or puck) lights can be recessed or surface mounted lights that sit flush against the bottom of your cabinetry, this application will depend upon the surrounding area in its installation. This type of light fixture will create a cone shape light projection under the fixture, for a more subtle ambiance. These fixtures feature metal trim rings that can be chosen in a variety of finishes and sizes. Linear lights are inexpensive tools that can be used to accentuate countertops and lower cabinetry, these feature durable linear lights that are made with anodized aluminum reflectors on heat-resistant polycarbonate for a long-lasting life expectancy.
Recessed lighting is the the most widely used type of lighting in today’s homes, this type of fixture is hidden in the ceiling, with only the light and trim around the fixture visible and above the ceiling, cans ( or high hats) make up each light, the construction of the recessed lighting we feature. ELEMENT offers Halo of Cooper Lighting which come in many different finishes and sizes to suit your every need in a kitchen and bathroom remodel. Our Halo line features a huge assortment of trims, trims determine how much light will show through, so Halo has created a large collection of different options, including wall wash trims, eyeball trims and lens/shower trims, these different types of trim will help create a particular mood or setting that will match your lifestyle
Pendant lighting is a great way to add character and art to any kitchen. We offer many different of choices of pendants. Element is confident that we can offer you exactly what you are looking for based on the function and décor of the kitchen. Pendant lighting hangs from a ceiling mounted track. If you interested in art glass pendants, ELEMENT carries the most extensive lines in pendants, we can even have a custom hand blown pendent created for you, a truly one of a kind creation. There are thousands of different choices in these types of fixtures, so whatever the type or finish ELEMENT will guide you in the right direction. We can design the perfect light fixture that will match your everyday lifestyle as well as your preferred tastes.
When designing decorative lighting elements, there are many different lighting choices such as crystal, glass, metal, and synthetic materials. All of these choices should always be functional, but more importantly play a major role in the esthetic or style of the corresponding room wheather it’s in the kitchen, bathroom or any room. Decorative lighting doesn’t have to cost you a small fortune, that’s we offer package promotions, these choices would include, but not limited to; under cabinet, recessed, pendent, scones, tracked and vanity lighting. ELEMENT has thousands of different selections in all areas of lighting, so allow ELEMENT to help you with the proper lighting packages in your next kitchen and/or bathroom remodel.