A good-looking flush mount light fixture can be a gamechanger in your dining room. Not only do they turn your ceiling into a focal point for the space, an attractive flush mount (a light fixture that is mounted flush to the ceiling) or semi-flush mount (which hangs slightly below the ceiling) is an easy way to elevate your entire dining area in minutes.
From beaded styles to chandelier-inspired ones and more, flush mount lighting can come in a variety of shapes, colors, and budgets. Scroll down for 10 flush mount light fixtures for the dining room that will upgrade the space in no time.
1. Try a ceiling light with a colorful drum shade.
Searching for a light fixture that will bring a pop of personality to your dining room? A semi-flush mount ceiling light with a colored fabric shade supplies a dash of drama without overpowering the rest of the space.
Get the look: Faux Silk 14" Wide Steel Ceiling Light, $149.99
2. Get something beaded.
Prefer your flush mounts with a little pizzazz? A wood-beaded semi flush light fixture brings a bit of boho spirit to a dining room while still looking sophisticated.
Get the look: Zander Semi Flush Mount, $138.08
3. Textured glass FTW.
Looking for a goofproof way to make a small dining room seem larger? Employ a flush mount with a transparent textured glass shade to draw the eye up to the ceiling without further cramping up the space.
Get the look: PB Classic Flush Mount, $160
4. Find a faceted flush mount.
Why settle for a humdrum ceiling light in your dining room when you can have a multi-faceted one? A double layered flush mount, like the Madelyn Faceted Flush Mount at Anthropologie, adds depth and dimension to the ceiling of any style of dining space.
Get the look: Madelyn Faceted Flush Mount, $398
5. Search for a sculptural flush mount.
A glam, sculptural flush mount transforms even the starkest of dining room ceilings into an artful scene.
Get the look: Anemone Flushmount, $282.90
6. Try something two-toned.
If you're a fan of modern dining rooms, then we have the ceiling light for you. A clean-lined flush mount with a two-tone design instantly updates a space in a true minimalist style.
Get the look: Bell White Flush Mount, $59.95
7. Make a shapely ceiling statement.
Never underestimate the impact of a shapely ceiling light. A bulbous flush mount makes a bold statement in a dining room.
Get the look: Staggered Glass Flushmount, $299
8. Mind your metals.
You can always count on a chic metal ceiling light to brighten up a dining room. Consider a flush mount with a wire metal shade to bring a hint of rustic charm to your dining room.
Get the look: Centauree 1-Light Flush Mount, $97
9. Buy something chandelier style.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful, especially when it comes to ceiling lights. An eye-catching chandelier-inspired flush mount doubles as a focal point for any size of dining area.
Get the look: Jonathan Adler Milano 1-Light Flush Mount, $1,262.70
10. Go for the gold.
A little gold goes a long way in a dining room. Find a metal ceiling light with a sleek gold finish to create a stylish and contemporary dining room scene.
Get the look: Ellar 3-Light Flush Mount, $106.99