+44 (0)1494 258 738
+44 (0)1494 258 738

Enhance your home with light, don't just illuminate the space

Lighting by Plum is an independent lighting design consultancy based in Buckinghamshire, specialising in residential lighting design. We cover all aspects of home and garden lighting across the home counties including; Buckinghamshire, Herfordshire, Berkshire, Surrey and Oxfordshire.

What do we offer?

We design lighting schemes for all size of project from a single room through to a full house and garden. Our flexible approach means you can use us as much or as little as you want, choosing to work by the hour or on a fixed fee basis to include concept design, budgeting, detailed CAD lighting layouts with control circuitry, specification and ordering of light fittings, site visits, installation support and commissioning.

We also offer a decorative sourcing service to help you find the perfect pendant, chandelier, wall or table light to suit your style and budget. We've done the hard work for you by selecting trusted lighting manufacturers across Europe utilising the latest technology to create beautiful, quality fittings.

Who do we work with?

We understand the importance of maintaining a friendly, yet professional working relationship with the project team and regularly work alongside architects, interior designers, property developers, landscape designers, M&E consultants, electricians, builders and home technology specialists.

Why might you need us?

We often hear 'I've never used a lighting designer before' and get asked 'what do you do and how might you be able to help me?'.

Well, getting the lighting right can make such a difference to any home or garden by placing light fittings in the right locations and choosing the right light fitting for the purpose and desired effect.

" What can I say but thanks again. Our house just wouldn't be the same without your lighting ideas and input. "

Private Residence, Beaconsfield

" Lighting by Plum was recommended to us. Toria's knowledge and experience was so helpful. She had innovative ideas and we are so pleased with the lighting in our new house. She was always professional but very friendly and reliable. "

Private Residence, Marlow

" I have worked with Lighting by Plum on various projects. Their technical knowledge, attention to detail and service is excellent. As well as this, Toria has an impeccable eye for design and incorporates lighting beautifully! "

Lauren Gilberthorpe Interiors

Frequently Asked Questions

I have a lighting layout but I am not sure it's quite what I want ... OR ... We are being asked where we want to position our lights and I have no idea! Can you help?

Yes of course, whether its tweaking the layout you have already got or designing a scheme from scratch we can quickly and efficiently provide a lighting layout to suit your needs.

I don't like down lights, is there an alternative?

Yes, there are many and as lighting experts we are always up to speed with the ever changing fittings, latest trends and technology.

What can I achieve for my budget?

Whether your budget is large or small, we can help you achieve an effective lighting scheme - light placement and suitable fittings are key.

Can you tell me more about LEDs and energy efficient lighting?

LEDs have improved drastically over recent years and are certainly here to stay, although not all LED lamps or fittings are classified energy efficient, so be careful what you choose!