Ornella Celeste Lights August 22nd, 2017 - 16:23:47
Wall light fixtures such as sconces and wall lamps are often overlooked when lighting purchases are made. Why is this? Some may be hesitant of the installation factor - wall fixtures need to be mounted and may need minor electrical work as well. With floor and table lamps one need simply plop the light down plug it in and voila - let there be light. So yes there is a little extra work or installation cost (for you non do-it-yourselfers) as opposed to other lighting options. But there are also some major advantages wall lighting has over standard lamps. Floor and table space for one. Everyone wants more room for family photos trinkets and even plants on their end tables and wall lighting is a great way to get this space while still adequately lighting a room. Second with floor and table lamps come unsightly and often dangerous (especially if you have kids running around) electrical cords. Properly installed wall lights are hard-wired and all wiring is hidden behind your walls giving your room an ultra-clean look. Let's take a look at a few popular wall lighting options shall we.
The next thing to do is to carefully select the bulbs. Unlike the kitchen or bathroom the color of the light in the living room should be warm and yellow not stark white so choose the light bulbs accordingly. CFL (Compact Fluorescent Lights) and LEDs are more energy-efficient than conventional incandescent bulbs and can result in significant savings in the long run.
So are you planning to buy these for your living room? You then need to consider few factors to ensure that the one you buy fits and suit your room the best. Here are 5 essential factors that you need to consider when buying these of your choice.
When it comes to lighting the bathroom and kitchen you obviously want something that provides good light to work in but also packs something of a style punch. There are many flush mount lights that fill these roles perfectly and they will typically cost anywhere from $40 to $75.
Flush mount ceiling lights are the most popular type within this general category. If you look around your home you will see just how many different application there are for this lighting. You probably already have several of this type of fixture and did not even know it!
In some cases spot lights are also used to bring attention to specific areas of the living room such as the loop created by sofa sets around the TV unit. Corner end tables that come with a living room set are good for creating a platform for decorative lampshades that will lit the entire sofa set area for some extra lighting.