Floor Lamps From OnlineLighting
Floor lamps offer a versatile alternative to the fixed wall light and therefore make an ideal choice for a room that requires some extra lighting or a portable lights that can be moved around the room as required. When placed in the corner of a room or placed to stand near a chair or table for task lighting. They can be used to crate a room style and mood giving a softer light than just a standard centre ceiling fitting.
Choose a floor lamp that will match the look and style of your room. Decide the direction that you would your new floor light to shine. Some fittings direct the light upwards and onto the ceiling whilst lights with shades tend to direct the light down and onto the floor. Many lights are adjustable with built in dimmer switches to give you total control of the light output. A floor lamp will spread a warm light up the walls and onto the ceiling. Mother & Child floor lamps have the added benefit of a reading light.
An arc type lamp is a good choice as a reading light, they often have a modern style design with a curved stand that will enable you to position the light over a chair or sofa
A multi arm or Tree lamp offer a great degree of versatility as they have several arms that branch out from the centre stem allowing you to direct the light heads in different directions to achieve your desired effect.
The tradition Torchiere style of floor lamp will give you an ambient light output. They tend to have a shade or dish shade glass that directs the light upwards to bounce off the ceiling above and are often quite decorative.
A Classic standard lamp with give you a very traditional appearance, these are straight generally single centre stem fitting with a fabric shade housing a single or multi bulb that will bounce light up to the ceiling and downwards to the floor.
Always be careful when using floor lamps, as the bulbs can get very hot. Keep the lamp away from curtains fabric and flammable surfaces, and never cover the lamp with anything. Do not leave lamps unattended or near children and pets. If you do need any further assistance selecting your floor lamps please contact our sales office Mon - Fri 9.00am - 5.00pm Tel 0800 046 9041 Email anytime [email protected]