In order to maximize the conversion of your favorite place to allow full physical and emotional relaxation often in the design space and placement of lighting accents used floor lamps. This type of fixtures recently almost lost its attractiveness to buyers, but now it received new inspiration. Contemporary man prefers a calm and regular flow of life, refusing to fast movements of circumstances. Because of this a floor lamp has now become not only the instrument of lighting, but at least as part of the decor, which emphasizes the exquisite taste of its owner. Also clothing says of the taste that the maximum stresses your character and your desire for the better.
Floor lamps consist of three parts: the rod, the light source and the lampshade. The rod of floor lamps varies in height depending on the size of the room in which they are provided to install. If the room with high ceiling, it is most appropriate to choose floor lamps with a rod of more than 7 feet.
There are also non-standard floor lamps called “transformers”, which have the opportunity to adjust the height according to your preference or mood of the person. Height in this case can vary from 6 to 8 feet.
When choosing a floor lamp it is necessary to make sure that it has good functional properties, so you need to pay special attention to the base and its stability. Floor lamp must stand firmly on the floor and not to stagger from touch. But here it is not necessary to go too far. If the rod is very high you risk losing in aesthetics.
Contemporary floor lamps, unlike those that adorned the house of our parents are equipped with dimmers, which allow you to control luminous flux. This is very useful when in the different time of day you need different light intensity. Floor lamps can not only adjust the height of the rod, but also turn shades in different directions.
Probably no one should have to surprise the fact that floor lamps not only provided with overhead lighting, but also have comfortable and functional lighting for reading. It is located at an altitude of approximately five feet above the floor on a flexible rod that enables to rotate it at any angle.
Exploitation of floor lamps rather simple and requires no special knowledge. Shades often made of high-tech fabric that protects the lampshade from dust and moisture.
Standard floor lamps submitted with single-lamp luminaries with high rod crowned by shade. Functionality of floor lamps is determined by its lampshade. Lampshades are made of materials with good dispersing effect. Shade often manufactured in the form of a cone. But in modern design flows used a variety of forms, so you can pick up a floor lamp to virtually any styling of the room.
The most diverse group of fixtures is decorative floor lamps, which task is to put lighting emphasis on a certain point of the room. Rods in such floor lamps are often transformed and are curved. Decorative floor lamps often produce a collection which consisting of the chandeliers, sconces and actual a floor lamp.
Contemporary floor lamps in many respects are universal. They have adjustable feet, in many models provided an opportunity to change the angle of lamps, thus changing the direction of incidence of the light. Most floor lamps have control of light intensity: light can shine brightly, and can provide dim light. All these features make the floor lamps extremely comfortable and the most useful.
Floor lamps cost depends on their complexity. Unusual and unique products with lots of small details will cost 200-600 dollars. A simple traditional model can be bought for 70-100 dollars.