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    Philips basement lighting  

    Laundry room, storage room, leisure room, or living room. Whatever the purpose may be, your basement needs light

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    With no natural daylight, low celings and a lack of windows, your basement needs exceptional lighting. Transform your basement into a bright space with energy-efficient LED lights that will make it feel safe and comfortable for everyone.

    Workspace lighting tips 

    Ceiling light in a basement
    Overall brightness

    Basement ceiling light


    Classic ceiling lights are recommended in order to create enough light for a usually dark space. LED bulbs are advantageous in the basement since they are energy efficient and provide bright light. Choose our LED spot lights to get the most out of your basement lights.

    Ceiling light in a laundry room

    Moisture proof lights


    In laundry rooms it is crucial to install moisture proof bulbs due to the humidity. There are three options, UL-dry, UL-damp and UL-wet. The closer the bulb is to water the closer to UL-wet you want it to be. Choose what best suits your needs.

    Ceiling light in a storage room
    Bright to find 

    Storage room lights


    Pantries and storage rooms should be illuminated with bright ceiling lights like our par spot lights.

    Clip-on lamp in a storage closet

    Storage closet lights


    You may find it useful to illuminate storage systems by using functional bright light that ensures you always find what you're looking for. Choose Philips household A-shape bulbs for functional lighting.

    Bright living room with man and woman
    Living room lights 

    Basement living room


    Due to lack of daylight you should incorporate more bright light in this room than in the rest of the house. If you need more inspiration for your basement living room lighting click here. We recommend bright A-shape bulbs or LED reflectors to light up your basement living room.

    3 boys playing video games with ambiance lighting
    Mancave lighting

    Philips Hue smart light


    Create the perfect party room in your basement with Philips Hue's colored lighting.

    Popular basement products

    • LED Bulb



      • 14.5W (100W)
      • Medium Screw base
      • Soft White
      • Non-dimmable
    • LED Bulb



      • 13.5W-100W
      • E26
      • Daylight
    • LED Bulb



      • 5.5W-40W
      • E26
      • Daylight
    • LED Bulb



      • 6.5W-40W
      • E26
      • Soft White
      • Non-dimmable

    Basement lighting characteristics

    Bright illumination for safety while workings


    Reliability and sturdiness


    High energy efficiency


    Moisture proof in humid rooms like a laundry room


    A basement with a ceiling light

    Basement lighting videos


    Watch these videos to learn about the best kind of lighting for your basement.

    Dimmable LED bulbs

    Setting the mood with lighting

    LED color temperature color of light

    Light color temperature