No matter how elegant, the ceiling is one of the most overlooked areas of a home. Some homeowners, though, recognise the potential of this element in a space and opt for a false ceiling to dress it up a little. There are some stunning false ceiling lights available in the market to really transform a room and set the right mood for the space.

If you’ve scoured the markets for lights, then you’ll know about the wide array of light fixtures available. So we’ll tackle it one at a time by starting with recessed lights, aka., false ceiling lights, which, as the description suggests, emit light through the panels in a false ceiling. Livspace offers these options for you to choose from:

False Ceiling Lights #1: Cove Lights

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Minimal designs can light up a simple room
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Sleek cove lights for a glam living room

Ever wondered how a soft, diffused light is emitted from a false ceiling? LED strip lights are your answer! By concealing the string lights above the crown moulding, or on a ledge in the false ceiling, you can enjoy the luxurious, hotel-like setting right at home!

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Add spotlights to highlight the look of your cove lights

Since this is an indirect form of false ceiling lighting, it is not harsh on the eyes and adds a warm glow that looks inviting. These are perfect mood lights to set the ambience when visitors come over. From living rooms to bedrooms, cove lights can make one feel instantly comfortable.

Power Consumption: LED strip lights consume 4.8 watts and upwards.

False Ceiling Lighting #2: LED Lights

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LED lights are perfect for contemporary apartments
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Sleek, geometric designs to style up your home

Confused between LED lights and strip lights? LED lights are singular bulbs that can be fitted into a holder whereas strip lights are attached to a ribbon-like circuit board and need to be plugged into a socket.

If you’re looking for ambient ceiling lights to illuminate your home, then opt for LED lights set in recesses of the false ceiling. For compact rooms with low ceilings, this indirect lighting option fits best. The arrangement in a grid pattern can give it a rather modish look.

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LED lights consume less power
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These lights are perfect for ambient lighting

The lights fit behind the frosted panels illuminate the room. The panels soften the brightness and reduce the blinding effect.

Power Consumption: LED lights consume 5 watts and upwards.

False Ceiling Lights Design #3: Backlit Ceiling Panels

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Backlit panels are easy to install

Now, the installation of cove lights and LED lights might be quite a task. However, backlit panels offer easy installation in just 30 minutes as they are factory-finished. And the best part? This false ceiling light option can vary between ambient and mood lights. It’s quite the rage these days and you won’t regret the choice!

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These provide a unique and stunning ambience

For a decorative ambience, RGB lights of 15 different colours can be turned on with a remote control. However, if you’re looking for the main source, ambient white light is also a choice. The stylish pattern on the panels is a trendy design that offers an elegant vibe.

For those who can’t spare a false ceiling in their home, a backlit panel can work wonders. The standard sizes are relocatable as they are readymade. Also, they come with coves where you can fit in LED strings for a soft glow.

Power Consumption: Backlit panels use LED tubes that consume 7 watts and upwards.

Eye-catching and flamboyant ceiling designs can add to the glamour quotient of your home. Pick wisely to give your home that extra glow.

“ Since backlit panels are factory-finished, the products can be guaranteed to be of better quality. The installation is also hassle-free making it a handy option for clients.”

– Jay Sah, Founder & CEO, MyCeiling Pvt Ltd

If you liked these suggestions, take a look at Handpicked Lighting Styles for Your Dining Room as well.

How Can Livspace Help You? 

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