Adding outdoor porch light isn’t just for the light alone. It should complement your house exterior style, while it also needs to upgrade your house value. Choosing the right one isn’t an easy task, but being keen to the style will help. The following lights should be an inspiration to narrow down your options.
1. Industrial Pendant Light
This pendant light has a strong 50’s industrial style. The shape alone looks excusive. It is then added on the porch with industrial window of the house as the background, creating a perfect match on design and style. Meanwhile, a light this big should provide enough illumination for the area while adding more romance and ambience during the night.
2. A Basket of Light
This porch most probably already has the main light, but maybe not too big as well. While the light balls are great hanging around from the ceiling, they look really good as well being in the basket on each corner of the porch. While decorative, it is actually unique and improve the porch look. It should look totally wonderful at night.
3. Hoist Pendant Light
Hanging light is always a great option for a porch. These pendant lights are included in it. Instead of single light on an area, you can try the same styling by hanging three or more lights for a space. Be creative on the length of the string as well as the size of the light, this should add illumination and the décor at the same time.
4. The Ring Light
This ring shaped scone is different than any other. The shape is modern as well as unique at the same time. It is then added on the porch wall, alongside other unique items meant to be decoration. While it actually brightens the area, it also creates artful scene which is a great addition to a porch and to a house.
5. Rope Light
Add some lighting into your porch pathway is also a great way to go. This is an example how adding lighting in your outdoor porch can be an interesting way. While the light is warm, it actually enhances the atmosphere of the porch. Use bigger bulb for this style to make it bolder.
6. Globe Shaped Sting Light
This porch has rustic style with elevated height for more airy feeling. Nothing too heavy should be added on this porch. It explains why the globe shaped string lights make a perfect addition to the porch. Being airy, this porch will be bright already. However, the dimming sting lights will add cozy vibes without stepping out from the style and design of the porch.
7. Glass Bottle Light
This is a perfect light if you want to add extra fixtures in your porch with a more vintage style. The bottle and the holder create a perfectly vintage looking fixture. It should look great added on the side of the columns or porch wall. While the light wouldn’t be too bright, its dimming quality should create a good looking atmosphere on your porch.
8. Longer Modern Scone
This modern scone light adds more than just the need of fixture for the porch. Being well proportioned, it also adds style and decoration on the space. While it matches the modern style, the light is a quarter of the door height which is a perfect proportion for balance look and style statement at the same time.
9. Bowl Shaped Floor Lamp
Sometimes, you need to make sure the path to your porch is clear enough, so floor lamp is the right choice for it. This porch features a huge bowl shaped floor lamp. While the light is more like warm and dimming, it is bright enough for the space. Meanwhile, it also adds value to the area décor.
10. Wall Pendant Light
This idea is just as fresh as it looks. Instead of using only one pendant light to your outdoor porch, you can try using multiple of small size pendant bulbs on the background wall. While it actually adds focal point, it will be enough lighting as well. While it feels young and fresh, the porch will be warm and romantic as well.
11. Fabric Scone Light
This summer house has all the fun feeling on the architecture. It is only right to add some fun for the light too. Instead of anything fancy, this porch features light with white fabric scone to match the door frame and to make a consistent balance on the color hues of the porch. It looks light, airy, and very summer indeed.
12. Lacey Table Lamp
With chic style on your porch, it is only logical to add porch lights with the same style. This cut table lamp is finished in white color, which makes it easier to match the lamp. Its lacey frame makes it chic and very farmhouse in style. While it provides more light, the lamp actually creates a romantic scene in your porch.
13. Simple Lantern Light
The house is idyllic and very mid century, while the rest of the area is really simple and modest. The only right way to enrich this porch will be adding a simple lighting. The single lantern is hang on the wall, completing the entrance and porch look without going too much on details. The matching style makes it a perfect addition, and the house looks even better now.
14. Farmhouse Lantern
The farmhouse looking porch features white lantern table lamp, which is enough dimming and warm light during the night. Its design matches the farmhouse style while its white paint finish matches the columns and window frames. It looks chic, rustic, as well as stylish at the same time. Of course, this is merely additional light, so you may want to add main fixtures for the porch as well.
15. Bohemian Lantern
This lantern is probably one of the most under rated one. Its rattan covering is totally boho, creating the most natural and fresh style in the porch. Simply hanging several of the lanterns from the ceiling, consistent gap and various shapes and colors in one style will create a décor as well.