Table Lamps to complement your home
Table lamps are an easy way to update your space and can be used for both lighting a room or adding extra style to your setting.
Which are the best table lamps?
The secret to designing an interior space is to look to selecting table lamps that offer both functionality and style and in turn provide ambiance and warmth. When selecting the best colour for your lamp consider your overall design goals and the symmetry from a balanced look that blends in with the interior to contrasting colours that aim to make a louder statement or focal point.
How to style table lamps
Factors to consider when buying a table lamp include:
Type of Shade and style What type of material do you prefer? They come in a variety of shapes, styles and sizes to suit every interior décor.
The small and large elegant bedside lamps come in a range of materials from concrete, timber, fabric, and glass. Our ceramic table lamps exude a charm from yesteryear. Choose from brass lamps or lamp shade designs ranges from drums to cylinders as well as tapered in a variety of materials: linen, cork, glass, metal, wood.
How tall should a table lamp be?
Table lamps should not be significant taller than the table they are positioned on. Any more than that and your room balance will be out of proportion. Always avoid any shades hanging over the table edges and using shades that are not wider than the shorter side of the table.
How much electricity does a table lamp use?
These days it makes sense to use LED bulbs to save money on your energy bills. The average LED uses about 10 watts, our LED's range from 0.5 to 12 watts. First you'll need to calculate the kw's of your bulb, your average use and the energy costs per kilowatt hour in cents.
By considering these factors, you can select table lamps that not only provide the necessary light but also complement the overall look and feel of your space. For further reading check out our guide to table lamps.