Home owners spend loads of time on picking out the perfect furnishings and choosing the right shades for their dream home, they often tend to leave little time for lighting. Yet, lighting can pretty much make or break the look of any home with ease. The perfect lighting installations can elevate the appeal of your interiors; poor lighting can turn even the most well thought-out rooms into dull and dreary settings. While gorgeous pendant lights and brilliant chandeliers do steal the spotlight, track lighting has an appeal of its own.
Track lighting is perfect for modern homes that wish to highlight a particular section of the room or do not have additional space for installations like pendant lights and floor lamps. An ability to provide light with varying intensity and in different angles is what gives track lighting its uniqueness. Here are a few illuminating inspirations every contemporary home owner would love –
Lovely living space with track lighting installations that stands out visually
Highlight your most prized possessions using innovative track lights
by knowles ps
Cool track lighting installation above the kitchen island is a perfect choice
by Dan Forer
Elegant track lighting installations for spacious and colorful interiors
by Joseph Bergin Architect
Gorgeous track lighting for contemporary bedroom
by Leslie Saul & Associates
Lighting in multiple directions achieved using track lighting in this living space
by Nora Schneider Interior Design
Minimalist interiors with a long gallery wall illuminated by track lighting
by Ian Moore Architects
Pendant lights used as part of track lighting for dining area and the kitchen
by Giulietti Schouten Architects
Perfect way to combine track lighting with a couple of lovely floor lamps
by Ed Ritger Photography
Sloped ceiling and track lighting work perfectly to offer the right illumination
Blend of Form and Functionality
We have always been big on décor, installations and additions that offer a balance between elegant appeal and perfect ergonomics. When it concerns lighting, it is all the more important that you work towards such poise and track lighting is one of the ways which helps greatly in this regard. While some of the rooms in your home can afford to have an odd corner or two that is not all too ‘well lit’, kitchen is simply not one of those. And track lighting combined with recessed lighting, pendant lights and even an odd floor lamp or two can offer the perfect and bright solution.
A perfectly lit home is the one that combines various styles of lighting to eliminate dark corners
by 2fORM Architecture
Asian themed kitchen eliminates any possible dull corners using track lighting
Blue pendant lights combine seamlessly with track lighting to offer multiple layers of illumination
by Chang + Sylligardos Architects
Instead of relying on one type of lighting, it is best to have several layers that combine gracefully to eliminate any dark corners and poorly lit areas. Track lighting is particularly popular in kitchens as it offers greater visibility due to its focused nature. A great asset when getting some of the chores done!
Innovative track lighting installation above the kitchen island
Interesting track lighting for the modern kitchen
by Alan Design Studio
Multiple layers of lighting work beautifully in the kitchen
by De Anza Interior
Pendant rail lighting steals the show here!
Sleek and ergonomic kitchen with a blend of track lighting and pendant lights
by Archipelago Hawaii
Accentuate Your Art Collection!
If there is one specific purpose that track lights are renowned for then it is to showcase something gorgeous and shine the spotlight squarely on it. Track lighting is a wonderful way to bring in a museum-like atmosphere to one of the walls in your living room of the bedroom. Whether it is your favorite art collection, sport memorabilia or even framed family photographs; track lighting set against a pristine white wall draws attention to it with ease.
Accentuate the beauty of particular section of a room with intelligent track lighting
Art work in the dining room highlighted using daft track lighting
by Tobin + Parnes Design Enterprises
Stunning use of track lighting to showcase wall art!
by Jenny Carter
The best part about using track lighting to accentuate a certain area of the room is that you can always alter the look of the space without too much effort. Just replace the old painting with a stunning floor vase or install a new bookcase filled with your favorite titles and the track lighting pretty much continues to draw attention to anything it illuminates!
Modern Condo in white employs track lighting to bring in a light and airy appeal
by Kristen Rivoli Interior Design
Track lighting is an ideal way to light up home libraries and bookshelves
White contemporary setting with track lighting that brings in a museum feel
by Joie Wilson
Warm and relaxing living room employs track lighting for lovely ambiance
by Studio Santalla
Track lighting works beautifully when it comes to showcasing your vehicles in a home garage
by Custer Design Group
Versatile and Vivacious
From your home garage to your home library, track lighting works pretty much everywhere. If there is something that you would like to highlight, then there is simply no better way to do it. Yet, track lights can be used for ambient lighting as well, in relatively smaller spaces. Another advantage that track lighting offers is the way in which the lights can be angled in different directions to offer diverse illumination at various points in the home. By simply changing the angle of the lights one can alter the ambiance inside.
Classy conical glass pendants combined with monorail track lighting for the perfect look
by Giulietti Schouten Architects
Contemporary living room with creative lighting
Stylish track lighting for a small and compact kitchen
by plantation building corp
While track lighting might not be as popular as other types of lighting, it is simply irreplaceable in situations when the lighting installation itself needs to take a backseat with the focus firmly shining down upon something else. A trait that is hard to find in all those grand chandeliers and artistic pendant lights!
Tech Lighting Wall Monorail offers bold and beautiful lighting
by Coupard Architects and Builders
High ceilings present a wonderful opportunity to incorporate Monorail lighting
by Sandvold Blanda Architecture + Interiors
Fabulous track lighting installations give a wavy look to this living space
Seamless combination of track and recessed lighting for the contemporary home
by Smith & Vansant Architects PC
Simple track lighting for a well ventilated living area
by Ian Moore Architects