3. Choose the right finishes of your lighting fixture
Choose the right finishes of your lighting fixture. You should choose the lighting fixture that matches with your décor and the furnishing items that decorate your dining room. If you have brushed nickel buffet knobs, you should choose the lighting fixture with the brushed nickel finish. a simple lighting fixture is very appropriate option for your dark room.
2. Choose the Style
You could choose chandelier or pendant lighting. Chandelier is traditional dining room lighting fixture. Usually, it is made with circular shape. Its design is more complex than the other kinds of dining room lighting fixtures. Pendant is hung by a simple stem in your ceiling. Pendant lighting will give a modern effect to your dining room. The chandelier will give heavier feel to your dining room visually.
1. Measure the size of your dining room
You should measure your dining room in order to place the lighting fixture in proper spot to provide the good light to the entire of your dining room. These are some ideas for several room sizes:
a. If you have a dining room with the size of 3 meters by 3 meters, you should place the light around 45.7 cm in diameter.
b. If you have a dining room with the size of 3.9 meters by 3.9 meters, you should place the light around 61 cm in diameter.
c. If you have a dining room with the size of 5.4 meters by 5.4 meters, you should place the light around 91.4 cm in diameter.