About Home Lighting

Home Lighting Ideas by K&S is a remote lighting design service based in London. The lighting duo are dedicated to illuminating residential properties and spaces with a bespoke, creative and professional approach.

Kate&Sam’s expertise in home lighting design is driven by the motivation to create captivating spaces through clever lighting choices. They have been designing lighting solutions for global brands, prestigious venues and international organisations for over twenty five years.

Whether it’s a singular room, an outdoor garden space or whole house, Kate&Sam can make use of their experience for your home.

25 Years of Lighting Design

Kate&Sam have been designing lighting solutions for global brands, prestigious venues and international organisations for over 25 years. Close collaborations with renowned interior designers and architects have resulted in projects ranging from single rooms to entire estates.

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Our Origins in Lighting Design

As a small, independent consultancy, Kate&Sam are able to focus in on small projects and upscale for large installations and multiple locations. They are celebrating twenty years since illuminating the Tate Modern on launch night – since then they’ve grown in experience and knowledge, working with many high profile clients.

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Exploring Different Lighting Solutions

Good lighting can improve every aspect of your home environment, from restful bedrooms, to practical work spaces. Kate&Sam would like to share their extensive knowledge and expertise with individuals and families who need professional advice and inspiration.

Creating Home Lighting Ideas

With so many of us spending more time at home, it’s important to invest in the spaces we live in. Kate&Sam wanted to offer an affordable design service, tailored to you and everything you want to achieve for your home life. Sympathetic lighting is well documented to improve our sense of wellbeing, let them help you use it to best effect.

A little home lighting inspiration

Looking for home inspiration or craving a change?

Kate&Sam have transformed so many spaces during their career, they know what works and what doesn’t.

With a passion for understanding every client and enhancing their living spaces, Kate&Sam can bring new ideas to the table to create effective lighting spaces for your home.

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Our Approach

Working with Kate&Sam is a personalised and two way process. Their extensive industry knowledge is at your disposal to inform, inspire and support your lighting design needs.

Whether you are preparing for a large build or renovation, single room or garden, Kate&Sam will draw on their creativity and technical capabilities to help you achieve the desired effect. Their research will be supported by the latest design innovations, with a focus on function and improving overall wellbeing. If you don’t know what you want yet, an hour long workshop is the perfect way to crystalise your ideas.

This small, independent consultancy have an impressive portfolio which spans twenty five years and a range of architectural, commercial, installation, live performance and residential projects. Past clients include Tate Modern, Adare Manor, Wahaca restaurants, Bonhams, Llanelli House, The Langham, private residences, estates and gardens all over the world. Collaboration is a key element of their success, working closely with acclaimed architects, design teams and directors.

Their aim is to bring fresh ideas to projects both large and small with a creative approach, delivering original design. They are delighted to offer this service in a convenient and affordable package, providing specialist knowledge directly to individuals. More than ever, our interior spaces must perform multiple roles by day and night; light can be harnessed as a tool for zoning.


Through carefully chosen lighting design, Kate&Sam, can transform your house into a home. See what Home Lighting Ideas can provide you with below.

Tailored Advice from Lighting Specialists:

At Home Lighting Ideas, Kate&Sam have vast experience in the lighting industry and are experts in their field. They provide valuable advice to clients about lighting design and can work with you to create customised lighting plans which are tailored to you, your family, home and budget requirements.

Access to Lighting Trends and Technology:

Kate&Sam can provide you with a palette of innovative lighting ideas to choose from. They stay up to date with the latest developments in lighting technology, aiming to implement these when and where appropriate.

Energy efficiency is one aspect of a lighting scheme which can be improved. They can offer high quality lighting choices which can make use of less energy, stylistically lighting your home in an environmentally sensitive way.

Successful Track Record of Lighting Projects:

Kate&Sam have worked with and incorporated effective lighting solutions for a wide range of spaces in London and beyond. They have completed successful lighting projects for hotels, restaurants, office spaces and houses.

For your home, the Home Lighting Ideas duo can make use of this experience to make the perfect lighting choices for your home. Maximum comfort, functionality and visual appeal are all elements of a Kate&Sam home lighting project.

Meet Kate and Sam

Sam Neuman

Having made a career in architectural lighting design, Sam has worked alongside a number of leading practices from Imagination to NDYLight, WSP and more. Sam is an active member of the lighting community and regularly presents lectures and publishes articles around his areas of expertise.

Kate Wilkins

Kate has worked on a number of lighting projects for a wide variety of live performance, architectural and artistic lighting designs since 1991. Fascinated by the way lighting can change our moods, Kate also loves to explore human behaviour with experimental lighting projects.


Home Lighting Ideas provides lighting design advice which is both practical and cost effective. Through a caring and considered approach, we can help to transform your home and enhance your life because of it.

Book your online workshop in a few easy steps. Invest in your home, save time and money by working with industry experts. This consultancy has designed for Adare Manor, voted Best Hotel in the World - now they can share their design inspiration with you.

For more details and information, please feel free to contact Kate and Sam using the details below.

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