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Multicoloured lampshades

Your Ultimate Guide to Ceiling Lampshades

March 29th, 2023

Looking for the perfect ceiling light? We’ll guide you through key considerations, including: Ideal room dimensions Perfect drop for ceiling height Optimum lighting levels Available styles Choosing the right ceiling light is crucial for enhancing your home’s design. Trust Dorval Lighting’s ceiling lampshade guide to help you make ‘light’ work of it!  How to choose […]

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Do Lampshades Need to Match the Room?

March 29th, 2023

Choosing the right colour for your lampshades is crucial for enhancing your interior design and creating a cohesive look. Lampshades don’t have to match but it can be challenging to find lampshades that complement your existing decor. Here are some tips from Dorval Lighting for selecting the right lampshade colour. Match prominent colours Perhaps the […]

Multicoloured lampshades

A Quick Guide to Table Lamp Shades

March 29th, 2023

When it comes to table lamp shades, experimenting with different fabrics, shapes, and colours can instantly update your home’s style. When choosing a lampshade for tables, keep the size and shape of the base in mind to maintain proportionality. A perfectly fitting shade should conceal the bulb holder without encroaching on the lamp base. Table […]

Table lamps

How to light a room with low ceilings

March 28th, 2023

Low ceilings don’t have to mean a dark and cramped space. With some crafty lighting, you can transform the room to feel airy and inviting. Here’s Dorval Lighting’s expert guide to lighting a room with low ceilings. What is the best type of lighting for a room with low ceilings? Avoid large low-hanging light fixtures […]

Hallway Lampshades

The best ways to light an entrance hall

March 14th, 2023

Your entrance hall is often the first part of your home that visitors see, yet it is also one of the last rooms to be considered when planning your home’s interior design. Lighting serves as one of the simplest and most effective ways to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Read on to find out […]