Our Top Choice
Minka-Lavery Belcaro™ Round Flush Mount Ceiling Light
This round light from Minka-Lavery features a walnut-colored base with intricate, traditional details. The champagne-hued glass cover gives the whole light an elevated appearance.
Elegant, traditional styling in neutral colors can fit in with a range of décor. Sized perfectly for small and moderately sized spaces.
Colored glass creates a slight dimming effect, which some will enjoy, but others may prefer full light.
Circular, Aged Champagne Glass
2 Bulbs, 60 Max. Watts Each
7.25” x 12.75”, 7 lbs.
Progress Lighting P3854-74 Flush Mount Ceiling Light
This single-bulb square light fixture from Progress Lighting has a clean and simple outline that is simultaneously classic and modern.
Versatile design would fit into many different rooms. You can choose the venetian bronze if you lean toward a classic feel, or brushed nickel for a slightly more modern look.
Not the easiest fixture to install, and the bulb can be a challenge to replace.
Square, Cream or White Glass
1 Bulb, 100 Max. Watts
12.5” x 6.15”, 6 lbs.
WAC Lighting FM-4114 Slice LED Flush Mount Ceiling and Wall Light
This is an extremely versatile lighting piece from WAC Lighting. It can be mounted on ceilings or walls, including in closets, and its etched glass cover offers a luxurious feel.
Brushed nickel and oval shape feel fairly modern, while thick etched glass is classic. ADA compliant when wall mounted. Smooth dimming.
A bit pricier than most of our other top picks, but the quality and energy efficiency are excellent.
Oval, Etched Thick-Pressed Glass
1 Bulb, 31 Max. Watts (LED)
14” x 5.25”, 8 lbs.
Trans Globe Lighting 3606 Flush Mount Globe Ceiling Light
If you need a good-looking light at a reasonable price, this globe light from Trans Globe Lighting is an excellent choice.
Available in 4 base colors to match just about any surroundings. Sheds plenty of light with a single bulb and doesn’t take up much room. Simple to install.
The globe-style light isn’t as popular as it once was. Some might consider it retro.
1 Bulb, 60 Max. Watts
7.5” Diameter, 1.5 lbs.
Thomas Lighting 1-Light Flush Mount Ceiling Light
Thomas Lighting makes this simple transitional-style dome light, which has an alabaster-style glass cover for a touch of class.
Simple, but not cheap-looking. An affordable way to freshen up your indoor lighting.
Not large or bright enough for bigger spaces – ideal for hallways, closets, and small rooms.
Small Dome, Alabaster-Style Glass
1 Bulb, 60 Max. Watts
7.5” x 4.5”, 1.5 lbs.