Kitchen and Bathroom Renovation

Kitchen Remodel, Palo Alto

Illuminate Your Life: Expert Lighting Design for Every Space

Welcome to the Lighting Design sector of Essence Design Build. Good lighting is often the unsung hero of design, subtly shaping the atmosphere, enhancing functionality, and highlighting the architectural and decorative elements of a space. At Essence, we understand the transformative power of effective lighting. Whether it’s setting a mood, brightening a workspace, or enhancing aesthetics, we offer expert solutions to illuminate your life.

Why Choose Essence Design Build for Your Lighting Design?

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  • Custom Solutions: We craft lighting plans tailored specifically to your needs, spatial conditions, and design aspirations.

  • Cutting-Edge Techniques: Utilizing the latest technologies and products, we bring innovation to your lighting design.

  • Aesthetic and Functional Balance: Beyond just a visual treat, our designs also focus on the functional aspects of lighting—like task lighting in kitchens or accent lighting to showcase art.

  • Sustainable Practices: With a range of energy-efficient options, including LED technology, we make sure your design is both beautiful and eco-friendly.

  • Whole-Home Integration: Our lighting plans are designed to blend seamlessly with your architectural and interior designs, creating a cohesive look and feel throughout your home.

Key Areas of Our Lighting Design Service

  • Ambient Lighting
    The foundational layer of lighting that sets the overall tone and brightness level of a room.

  • Task Lighting
    Specialized lighting for workspaces such as kitchens, home offices, and reading areas, ensuring visibility and focus.

  • Accent Lighting
    Strategically placed fixtures that highlight architectural features, artwork, or specific areas of a room.

  • Outdoor Lighting
    Be it your patio, garden, or façade, we offer outdoor solutions that are both functional and atmospheric.

  • Smart Lighting
    Integrate the latest smart technologies to control your lighting via smartphone, voice activation, or automation.
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Popular Styles and Fixtures


For a luxurious, eye-catching centerpiece.

Pendant Lights

Perfect for task lighting or as decorative accents.

Recessed Lighting

Minimalistic and ideal for low-ceiling rooms.

Wall Sconces

Great for corridors or flanking features like mirrors and artworks.

Track Lighting

Flexible and versatile for both residential and commercial spaces.

Most frequent questions and answers

Some light design strategies can help to reduce a home’s energy consumption. For example, using natural light instead of artificial light whenever possible can help to cut down on energy costs. Additionally, using energy-efficient lightbulbs and fixtures can also help to save money on energy bills.

One of the current trends in light design is the use of LED lights. LED lights are more energy-efficient than traditional lightbulbs and can last for many years. Additionally, LED lights come in a variety of colors, which allows for more creative light design.

If you are interested in adding light design to your home, there are a few things you can do to get started. First, take a look at your home and consider what areas could benefit from additional lighting. Then, research different light fixtures and bulbs to find the best options for your home. Finally, consult with a professional to get expert advice on the best way to implement light design in your home.