Interior Decorating Information

Contemporary Floor Lamps - Add Functional Modern Lighting!


If you are thinking about updating the look of a room in your home consider the addition of a contemporary floor lamp. There are several types of floor lamps designed to provide decorative and task lighting to your home and any room is fair game for adding a lamp. Matching contemporary floor lamps to modern home décor gives way to many light choices. From torchieres that provide wonderful uplighting to lampshades that cast useful light downward, the choices are endless. Other floor lamp styles are: swing arm (moveable), gooseneck (head moves), halogen (brightest light), tree (3 individual heads), and adjustable (adjust the height). Adding a new floor lamp gives you the additional light you desire without the hassle of rewiring your house for a new light fixture. And they can also be easily repositioned should you change your mind about the original location.

There may be other reasons for adding a lamp or two to a room. You may want to create layers of light in combination with other light fixtures. Floor lamps are the perfect choice, not just because of the numerous styles and selections, but also the ability to vary the height. Or if your need is more functional, such as additional light for reading, you would want to be sure your choice offers style as well as providing ample light that can be aimed in the needed direction. You may want to consider a multifunctional contemporary style floor lamp: for example, a fixture that combines a gooseneck light or swivel arm for reading, with, say a halogen torchiere for general illumination. Or, you can buy a reading lamp with lampshade swivel arm for greater flexibility. If you really need to brighten a room, halogen floor lamps are your best choice. Dimmer switches are another common features on contemporary fixtures, allowing you to control the amount of light produced.

Once you've decided how the light will be used: To provide decorative or accent lighting? Brighten a room or add necessary light? Serve as a focal point? Updating the look of a room? then it's time to start searching for the look you want. To begin your search for the perfect contemporary floor lamp, take a look online. With lighting manufacturers such as Holtkotter, Kenroy and Lite Source, shopping for a quality brand modern lamp should be no problem. Online lighting stores offer plenty of choices, photos and descriptions which means you can find just what you need fairly easily. Define some parameters to your search before getting underway such as color, height, function and, of course, budget. This will help you to enter a more defined search, limiting the number of choices to a more comprehendible amount rather than the zillions produced by a broad search. For example, a search using the terms 'silver halogen adjustable arm floor lamp affordable' would give you much better result than simply entering 'floor lamp'. For more information visit: http://www.chandeliers-and-home-lighting.com/floor-lamps.htm

Nicole Martins is a contributing author and publisher to http://www.chandeliers-and-home-lighting.com, a buyer's guide to the best selling chandeliers, floor and table lamps and outdoor lighting.


MORE RESOURCES:
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news


Patch.com

Accused Interior Decorating Scammers Indicted On Theft Charges
Patch.com
SANDY SPRINGS, GA — A Fulton County grand jury has indicted a north Georgia couple on charges stemming from allegations they scammed area residents out of their hard-earned money. The grand jury on June 29 indicted Kenneth Delos Hall and Randy ...



WHTC News

Interior Decorating Tips with Emily June 26
WHTC News
Interior Decorating Tips with Emily June 26. Tuesday, June 26, 2018 10:05 a.m. by Gary Stevens · Download (17.4 MB). Subbing for Ed, Gary Stevens chatted with designer Emily Semelbauer of Great Lakes Window Coverings about various interior ...



Buffalo News

NIECIEPOZESKI, Lawrence R. "Larry"
Buffalo News
Please assemble at church. Interment to be held privately. Flowers gratefully declined. Larry was a United States Navy Veteran and was stationed on the USS Intrepid. He was the owner and operator of Larry's Interior Decorating and was a dedicated ...



Newswire

Medicine Hat Interior Decorating Home Painting Staging Consulting Service Launch
Newswire
Medicine Hat, Alberta home stylist Deborah Warken launched an updated range of interior design consulting, standard and decorative painting and home staging services for clients in Medicine. Deborah Warken updated her services to provide a complete ...



27east.com

Annual East Hampton Antiques Show Is This Weekend
27east.com
Even those who already have experience coupling history with interior decorating will benefit from learning, shopping and interacting with seasoned antiques collectors at the East Hampton Historical Society's annual antiques show this weekend. The art ...



Hartford Courant

Cynthia Anne Ross
Hartford Courant
She excelled at needlework, with which she proudly decorated her home, having received a high school citation for academic excellence in fashion design and interior decorating leading to her creating her own wedding dress. As an "empty-nester", Cindy ...



StyleNest (blog)

5 of the best interior decorating secrets
StyleNest (blog)
Sometimes we know in our minds what we want our homes to look like, but struggle to produce the results in actuality. Well, knowing a few tricks of the trade when it comes to decorating can save a lot of time and stress. If you've recently bought your ...



Lisa Jo Hooser
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
She was preceded in death by her mother, Dona Ann Hooser. Lisa loved her children and her French bulldogs. She enjoyed painting and doing interior decorating. She was a loving mother, daughter, sister and devoted friend who will be deeply missed.



12up

Jimbo Fisher Hates Kevin Sumlin's Old Office
12up
Jimbo Fisher wasn't a fan of Kevin Sumlin's interior decorating it seemshttps://t.co/GRAXX4Jz2A. — SportsDayDFW (@SportsDayDFW) June 25, 2018. Fisher was recently featured in a summer edition of Dave Campbell's Texas Football where he made his ...

and more »


Designers create homes for domestic abuse survivors
KPAX-TV
"So, what we do is, we provide no-cost interior decorating services to women and families who have been hurt by domestic violence, after shelter life," she said. LatterHouse Decor's lead interior decorator, Maria Burke, says at first, their job is ...

and more »

Google News

home | site map | Nautical Decor
© 2006