Unique in style and sensible in design, wrought iron floor lamps are some of the most striking and most practical pieces available to homeowners today. Illuminated in quiet splendor, wrought iron floor lamps not only add functionality to the room, they also add interest to the decor.
As you decide where to place the floor lamp in your room, consider what you will be using the room for. On the practical side of lighting, you’ll want to place lights where they illuminate your workspace. Floor lamps and table lamps are usually suggested for reading and other small hand tasks. They also are excellent accent lights when coupled with other lights in the room.
Also consider that wrought iron floor lamps are highly unique in style. Floor lamps differ from any other lighting in that their tall, thin design allows them to be placed in otherwise difficult to reach areas. Moreover, their shape allows them to be multi-functional. While most lighting serves the atmosphere of the room or aids in tasks, floor lamps serve both of these purposes. In addition, they are also unique pieces of furniture that play a vital role in the arrangement of pieces in the room. Behind a rocking chair, in a corner, or between two bulkier pieces of furniture, a classy, timeless wrought iron floor lamp will proudly serve it’s utilitarian purpose while adding volumes to the decor. They are highly effective in decorating because their sleek contrasting shape allows the decorator to add a striking vertical line to the otherwise horizontal surfaces in the room.
Finally, wrought iron floor lamps are perfect for a creating a relaxing glow in various areas in the room. Easily situated in a quiet corner, the lamp can make the whole room feel larger by eliminating shadows and expanding the areas seen by the eye. It can also create fascinating effects with indirect lighting. When situated against a wall, a floor lamp can cast indirect light unto the wall and create attractive backdrops and added texture to your room.
As you choose which wrought iron floor lamps are best for you, there are a few factors to consider. First, make sure that you choose a floor lamp that is the right height. You don’t want a lamp that is shining in your eyes during the task. This will also affect your choice of shade. Darker shades or thicker fabrics tend to hold in the light and make the wrought iron floor lamp’s illumination less direct.
Because of their artistic features and yet practical purpose, wrought iron floor lamps are excellent investments. Each piece adds unique flourish to your room while giving you hours of use and enjoyment.