27 Awesome Hidden Lighting Ideas For Every Home

awesome hidden lighting ideas for every home cover

Lamps and lights have become an important part of the décor, they create a mood and highlight the décor style. But a little bit of hidden illumination can be also useful and cool: it’s great for emphasizing various interior features, highlighting work areas and creating an intimate glow, hidden lighting fixtures are a stylish way to add drama to any scheme. Let’s have a look how and where to use such lights.

Light Up the Stairs

Light up your staircase with hidden illumination: place hidden lights inside the steps, along the staircase, in the rails or even instead of it. It allows not to use lights when walking at night and gives amazing style to the space.

hidden lights in the banister lights up the staircase so the owners don't need any lights while walking up or down

hidden lights in the banister lights up the staircase so the owners don't need any lights while walking up or down

LED lights hidden in the brick wall to line up the stairs

LED lights hidden in the brick wall to line up the stairs

invisible lighting makes this stairscase special and gives style to the room

invisible lighting makes this stairscase special and gives style to the room

lit up rails is a cool modern idea that adds style

lit up rails is a cool modern idea that adds style

include hidden lights to guide at night like here

include hidden lights to guide at night like here

lights are placed under each step here to guide you

lights are placed under each step here to guide you

your steps will look modern and chic if you place hidden lights

your steps will look modern and chic if you place hidden lights

Bathe By The Light

Bathrooms are often very small and they lack windows but we need a lot of light. Hidden lighting is the best solution in this case because it won’t take much space, it’s a guarantee that your bathroom will be flooded with light and you don’t need any windows at all. Besides, lights can create a relaxing or waking up mood if there are color changing options available. Hidden lights can also highlight various features like a wooden countertop, a marble slab or a creative bathtub, and minimalist interiors really demands hidden lights.

hidden lights in the bathtub niche to add more light while having a bath

hidden lights in the bathtub niche to add more light while having a bath

hidden lighting at both the intersections with the wall is a great idea for a tiny bathroom

hidden lighting at both the intersections with the wall is a great idea for a tiny bathroom

minimal countertop washbasin and gorgeous hidden lighting behind the mirror

minimal countertop washbasin and gorgeous hidden lighting behind the mirror

fill your white bathroom with light hiding some of them above

fill your white bathroom with light hiding some of them above

a stone slab and a rough wood countertop highlighted with lights behind the mirror

a stone slab and a rough wood countertop highlighted with lights behind the mirror

add more lights above the bathtub to make your bathing experience more relaxing

add more lights above the bathtub to make your bathing experience more relaxing

this bathroom features only hidden lights for minimalist style

this bathroom features only hidden lights for minimalist style

as black tiles are rather dark, hidden lights make the bathroom more welcoming

as black tiles are rather dark, hidden lights make the bathroom more welcoming

Set The Mood In The Bedroom

Hidden lights in bedrooms are a cool idea. If you place them behind the headboard or above it, you’ll get additional light for reading. If these are hidden lights under the bed, this light will make a bedroom dramatic and you can live them for the whole night. Such lights make your bedroom sexier and more welcoming. If you have a separate studying, working or makeup area, highlight it with hidden lights.

hidden lights under the bed and nightstands can be left at night

hidden lights under the bed and nightstands can be left at night

a floating bed with lights looks very dramatic

a floating bed with lights looks very dramatic

hidden lighting above the bed provides additional light for reading

hidden lighting above the bed provides additional light for reading

highlight a working or makeup table with hidden lights

highlight a working or makeup table with hidden lights

hidden lights give more style to this bedroom

hidden lights give more style to this bedroom

Add Light To Your Closet Or Wardrobe

Whether you have a walk-in closet or a usual wardrobe, light it up with hidden lights. First of all, it looks awesome and modern, and second, it allows to see every piece of clothes and every shoe everywhere. Besides, additional light makes tiny spaces look bigger.

hidden lights allow to find everything you need

hidden lights allow to find everything you need

light up your closet for style and to make looking for things easier

light up your closet for style and to make looking for things easier

a small walk-in closet will look larger with hidden lights

a small walk-in closet will look larger with hidden lights

add lights to a white closet to make it brighter

add lights to a white closet to make it brighter

Fill Outdoors With Lights

Line up your garden paths and your front porch to show your guests and relatives where to go. Such hidden lights make any outdoor area welcoming and comfy, it shows off your garden to advantage. Be aware that any outdoor lighting that will be exposed to rain or snow requires a wet-location rating, so make sure you seek professional advice.

installing lights under benches bathes your deck in a warm glow

installing lights under benches bathes your deck in a warm glow

light up the steps to show where to go

light up the steps to show where to go

line up your gravel paths with lights and you'll get an attractive feature in the garden

line up your gravel paths with lights and you'll get an attractive feature in the garden