Best black light switches for your home
Add some sleek alternatives to your home with our picks of the best black light switches.
We get why white light switches can seem outdated or just a bit 'blah' - they're fitted as standard in most homes, so it's no surprise that some of us want to switch things up a bit.
Black light switches make for a sleek, modern alternative. They can add a bit of class to the home, and are also the perfect complement to darker, subtler interiors. We've rounded up the best black light switches to upgrade your home - just keep scrolling to get inspired!
Best black light switches
Trendi Switch 1 Gang 2 Way 10 Amp Rocker
The chrome strip on this black light switch make this a sleek choice for a light switch upgrade. With its gloss black finish and thin, uniquely-styled switch - this is sure to catch some attention. The style would work perfectly in a modern interior.
The switch can be used for most common light bulbs, like LED, incandescent and fluorescent and is suitable for all 230V wiring circuits. It's made using an ABS plastic casing that's said to be fireproof and anti-fading. The vertical rocker switch should be an easy one to clean, too.
CNBINGO Touch Light Switch
When modernising your home, an easy addition is a touch-activated light switch. This tempered glass pad is a great choice, activated by touching the LED-backlit ring. This is a 500W/gang, AC 110-240V switch and it has am ultra-fast touch response time of 40ms. The one-way light switch can be installed with a standard-size, screwless, snap-on wall plate - no neutral wiring is needed.
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The 4mm-thick waterproof tempered glass front should be an easy clean, and unlike push button switches, should be safer to use with wet hands. This design is available with one, two or three switches, and comes with a 5-year warranty from CNBINGO.
BG Black Nickel 20A
This double light switch from BG is a black alternative to white light switches that are often standard in the home. It's a 250V, 20A, two-gang, two-way switch, meaning it can operate two lights while also being able to operate the same light from another location (such as the top and bottom of the stairs). There's also a moisture control gasket in the black nickel design that helps to prevent the metal from tarnishing.
1 Gang 2 Way Toggle Light Switch
For a slightly different design, many people find toggle switches to be an aesthetically-pleasing and easy to use alternative to standard switches. This slick model, available on Amazon, can blend into a sleek interior thanks to the shiny toggle and matt black backing.
GoodHome Black Nickel 20A
You can't go wrong with a classic design, which boasts a black nickel finish backing and a distinct solid-black switch. This versatile option blends nicely into a dark decor scheme or provides a touch of bold contrast in a colourful room.
This model can also be used as a middle switch for a light which can be operated from three locations, such as ends of the hallway and the bottom of the stairs. It also comes with a two-year guarantee.
CNBINGO Big Rocker Button Switch
With its large buttons and phosphor dot lights, this is the ultimate modern design - and it's practical, too! The four green lights make it easy to find the switch in the dark, while the large, smooth buttons should be easy to clean.
Choose from a variety of models offering various combinations of switches, with either one-way or two-way operations.
BG Screwless Flat Plate Black Nickel 10AX Light Switch
This is a minimalist yet practical light switch for your home. With the chance to connect to three light sources, it can be an effective switch for any room - but particularly a kitchen or living room. It's also screwless, so it should be easy to install.
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